Japan’s Top 100 Blossoms: Miyagawa Tsutsumi Park (Mie)
Although the blossoms of Miyagawa Tsutsumi Park are known as hitome senbon (a thousand sakuras at a glance), there are actually only around 600 trees. A spring festival is held when the blossoms are at their peak, accompanied by nighttime illuminations of the riverside yozakura.
Miyagawa Tsutsumi Park (Mie)
- Varieties: Somei yoshino, yamazakura
- No. of trees: 600
- When: Late March to early April
- Hours: Open 24 hrs.
- Admission: Free
- Address: Miyagawa Tsutsumi Park spans Nakajima 1-chōme, Nakajima 2-chōme, and Miyagawa 2-chōme in the city of Ise, Mie
- Website: Ise Tourist Information
Nearby hanami site
Near Miyagawa Tsutsumi Park
(Translated from Japanese. Banner photo © Ise Tourist Information.)