Kassenba's Weeping Cherry Tree

Kassenba's Weeping Cherry Tree

These two weeping cherry trees are said to be the grandchildren of the great Miharu Takizakura weeping cherry tree in nearby Miharu Town. They bloom with fantastic pink flowers. When they are in full bloom, the trees are if a waterfall of blossoms is cascading from their branches. These trees are estimated to be around 170 years old. We recommend taking photographs from the bottom of the slope, so you can capture the pink of the blossoms, together with the blue of the sky, and yellow of the canola flowers.

Venue Details

Venue Details
Websitehttp://www.city.nihonmatsu.lg.jp/page/page002711.html
Contact

Iwashiro Tourist Association

(+81) 243-55-2111

iws.chiikishinko@city.nihonmatsu.lg.jp

Best Season
  • Spring
ParkingAvailable
Entrance FeeFree
Access Details
Access142 Obayashi, Higashiniidono, Nihonmatsu City, Fukushima Pref. 964-0301
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Getting there

By Car: 30 min drive from Nihonmatsu I.C. exit off on the Tohoku Expressway; 30 min drive from Funehikimiharu I.C. exit off the Ban-etsu Expressway

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