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Apr 9, 2018
“One stop for Cherry Blossom viewing”
Apr 18, 2016
“Incredible blossoms”
An attractive village built on the side of a remote Mount Yoshino is a popular cherry blossom viewing area.
Yoshino-cho, Nara Prefecture
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

If you would like to view the best Cherry Blossom in Japan, this is the correct spot. Although is tiring hiking the mountain, you will be rewarded with many beautiful scene.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Septimuslow
Reviewed 18 April 2016

The walk up the mountain is beautiful, lots of nice viewpoints and breathtaking views. Bring water and be prepared to walk! it is quite steep in parts (along roads)

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Ailbhe S
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Visit here early April, many visitor and trekker visit here to enjoy beautiful and colorful cherry blossom. We walk all the way from Yoshino station up to the top to enjoy the view and pass through the village and temple to enjoy the view and...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Julia T
Reviewed 10 April 2016

After exiting the train station at Yoshino mountain there are bus and cable car to take you up to the mountain, But my advice is to take the bus not cable car as the cable car will stop at the lower part meanwhile the bus...More

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank Sdin3269
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

We visited in January (outside of the cherry blossom festivals). It was cold and snowed and we were probably the only tourist on Mt Inari. We loved it!! The walk was all along the road and it was an easy walk up and down the...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank Sillypiggys
Reviewed 17 February 2015

Getting to Yoshino from Nara was a fussy business but it was all accomplished smoothly.

 We visited for sakura, and expected mobs on the mountain, but we encountered mobs on the train before we even got there. Leaving Nara early helped, but Yoshino was crowded...More

Date of experience: April 2014
6  Thank hfot2
Reviewed 20 April 2013

The flowers open a bit early this year and most of them were wiped out by the rainstorm on 6th April. We were there on 10th April 2013. The flowers were mostly gone in Shitasenbon (lower thousand-tree) and Nakasenbon (middle thousand-tree), whereas trees in Kamisenbon...More

Date of experience: April 2013
4  Thank jaylowe
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