Best Places to Visit in Japan for Instagram-Worthy Photos This Spring
Visit the Blooming Wonders and Transient Beauty of Sakura
Perpetual, romantic, irresistible—Sakura, or the cherry blossoms of Japan, is perfect for a spring getaway that is almost impossible not to fall in love with.
Where to take the most Instagram-worthy spring photos of the cherry blossoms? Here are a few spots!
Known as the “Castle and Cherry Blossom and Apple Town,” Hirosaki is a dreamy spring break destination of pink, cloud-like cherry blossom flowers and a castle surrounded by turrets and gates. (You may want to attend the Hirosaki Cherry Blossom Festival, happening on April 22 to May 7. Get details here.)
Kanazawa is not only well-known for its traditional landscape design, but is famous as a sakura-viewing spot.
While Kyoto teems with myriad sightseeing spots, here are the most interesting ones to check out.
The cherry blossoms in Tokyo bloom on street roads, in parks, along the river sides, and on the mountains.