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Apr. Evening

©AFLO, Hideaki Tanaka

Takada Park, in the center of Joetsu City in Niigata Prefecture, is located on the site of Takada Castle, which was constructed during the Edo Period. About 4,000 sakura (cherry blossom) trees are planted along the vast inner and outer moats. At night, the sakura trees and the three-story watch tower are lit up with paper lanterns, and the light reflects on the moat’s surface, making this park one of Japan’s top three spots for night sakura viewing.

  • Address

    44-1 Honjo-cho, Joetsu, Niigata

    Local map

  • Entry fee

    Free (within the park)
    *Takada Castle Three-Tiered Turret: General Cost 300yen

  • Opening Hours

    -

  • Closed

    -

  • Website

    http://www.city.joetsu.niigata.jp/sosh...

  • Best Season

    Apr.

  • Point

    Cherry blossoms reach their peak from early to mid April. Temporary parking spaces and shuttle buses are available during the cherry blossom festival period.

  • Nearest Station/IC Access

    About a 20-minute walk from the "Echigo Tokimeki" railway's "Takada station".

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