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Yamazaki River

Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
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Ranked #3 of 111 attractions in Nagoya
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Bodies of Water
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

just love this place. was there during the Sakura season. just a few minutes walk from the subway station.

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Taipei, Taiwan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

There was perfect scenery with sakura on the riverside and you also can sit there for a while if it's good weather.

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Weirton, West Virginia, United States
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

We spend each morning taking a leisurely walk or a pleasant jog along the river. It is flat and easy to maneuver around in a typically crowded culture. Restrooms are located near the Mizuho Athletic Grounds. Take your dog as they are welcome visitors as well.

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Chicago, Illinois
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 attraction reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

We went there around the end of March 2013 and sakura (cherry blossom) was gorgeous! Sakura trees line up along both sides of the river. You can take the stairs down and stroll along the river or walk at street level under sakura trees. One thing that I really like about this place is that it's not very crowded (which... More

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Top Contributor
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20 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2012

Be prepared to walk to enjoy the sight of Cheery Blossoms along the river. You can go down to the river [when not flooded] to walk along the river bank. Go in the morning for a cool walk. Try the baked Japanese sweet potatoes - very tasty & inexpensive - sold by old Japanese couple from mobile store. River is... More

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32 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2012

a great place to visit during the cherry blossoms season. A must go!

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Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
25 attraction reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2012

Forget all the other parks. The Yamazaki river is the must-go location for viewing cherry blossoms. There are many cherry trees and seeing them in full bloom lined up by the side of the river is a memory you will not forget in this lifetime.

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Nagoya, Japan
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143 reviews 143 reviews
69 attraction reviews
140 helpful votes 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2011

As a resident of Nagoya City, I am happy to live in proximity to one the best sights for Cherry blossoms in Japan. The river is lined with kilometers of the sakura, illuminated beautifully until 9pm (late March, early April when the Sakuras are in full bloom). Morning and evening jogs, dog walking and fish feeding are some of the... More

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