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Beautiful and relaxing place

In my opinion, this is one of the most beautiful place to see the cherry blossom in Japan in late... read more

Reviewed May 18, 2018
dianlaras
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Bekasi, Indonesia
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Hinokinai Riverside @ Kakunodate

The Hinokinari riverside is a treat for the eyes be it the cherry blossom season or the winter. The... read more

Reviewed January 16, 2018
Joy_Sinha
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

In my opinion, this is one of the most beautiful place to see the cherry blossom in Japan in late April to Early May. We can sit under the trees while looking at the river. So relaxing! There are much street food and a seven...More

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Reviewed January 16, 2018 via mobile

The Hinokinari riverside is a treat for the eyes be it the cherry blossom season or the winter. The Riverside is lined up with numerous cherry blossom trees with a magnificent full bloom creating a mesmerizing colour combination of blue green and pink during march...More

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Reviewed March 30, 2017

A breath-taking display of hundreds of cherry trees along the Hinokinai River side at Kakunodate. The path beneath them was magical. Many people were on blankets down closer to the river but the path and the fair were up higher on the banks. We had...More

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Reviewed May 8, 2016

At the time of visit to this place, the sakura trees along Hinokinai Riverside were in the bloom. Lots of visitors come here and enjoyed the fun around, playing, eating and dancing along the riverside. The site was pretty and the environment here was enjoyable....More

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Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

The cherry is at the full bloom during our visit. The big old cherry trees along the river bank forms a beautiful cherry tunnel. I would say it is a great place to visit.

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Reviewed September 16, 2014

The 2-km long Sakura tunnel is so amazing although it was starting to drop during our visit on 3/May... The somei yoshino Sakura here was blooming a bit later than the shidare Sakura at Bukeyashiki street.

Thank KeeWong
Reviewed May 10, 2014

The cherry blossom in Hinokinaigawa is the latest in Honsu. Best visit time is first few days in May. The 1950 meters cherry blossom tunnel is glamorous. In Kakunodate (on the way from JR station to Hinokinaigawa), it is a nostalgic sweet snack, plum cake....More

Thank KathleenHK
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