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Address: Matsushiro, Matsumae-gun, Matsumae-cho 049-1511, Hokkaido
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the cherry blossoms!!!

If you're planning to go there during the cherry blossom season from hakodate, it is advised to rent a car (2 hour drive). The drive was worth it to see all the beautiful cherry... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2016
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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

If you're planning to go there during the cherry blossom season from hakodate, it is advised to rent a car (2 hour drive). The drive was worth it to see all the beautiful cherry blossoms walk around the park to see the trees, the best ones are further inside.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

There are many varieties of cherry blossom trees in the Park. We were initially worried that all the cherry trees have disappeared due to the intense rain & wind. However, we decided to try our luck and brave the 3hrs journey from Hakodate station (via train & bus combo). There were many avid photographers and few tourists! We basically had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2012

Matsumae Park contains the castle and clan temples of the Matsumae samurai clan that once administered this northernmost part of the Japanese civilisation, until complete subjugation of Hokkaido in the 19th century. Undoubtably, the best part of the Park are the temples, which, although not very old when compared to the more famous temples of Kyoto and Nara, have some... More 

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