Sakuratoge Pass

Sakuratoge Pass

Sakuratoge Pass was created in 2001 when 2,001 cherry trees were planted on the site of the former Sakuratoge Farm to celebrate the birth of Aiko, Princess Toshi of Japan. Sakura owners gather from throughout Japan to diligently care for the trees directly.

Venue Details

Venue Details
Website https://www.urabandai-inf.com/en/?page_id=24982
Contact

Urabandai Tourism Association

(+81) 241-32-2349

Best Season
  • Spring
Parking Available
Entrance Fee Free
Related info Cherry blossom viewing period: Late April to early May
Access Details
Access Sakuratoge Oshio, Kitashiobara Village, Yama District, Fukushima Pref. 966-0402 View directions
Getting there

By Car: 40 min from the Inawashiro-Bandaikogen I.C. exit off the Ban-etsu Expressway.

By Train: 60 min by Bandai Toto local bus from Inawashiro Station (JR Ban-etsu West Line). Get off at La Vie Spa Urabandai bus stop.

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