The cherry blossom season is here!

For Kanazawa, blooming was announced on April 1st, and around April 8th is expected to be the time of full bloom.

The three places, Kenrokuen Garden, Kanazawa Castle Park, and Kazue-machi Chaya District, are especially recommended as famous places for cherry blossoms in Kanazawa.

Kenrokuen Garden
Kanazawa Castle Park
Kazue-machi Chaya District

Kenrokuen Garden, in particular, will be lit up at night for a limited time in the cherry blossom blooming period. Enjoy the night view. During the cherry blossom blooming period, entry to Kenrokuen Garden will be free all day.

Kenrokuen Garden
Kanazawa Castle Park

  • Kenrokuen Garden free entry / illumination period: April 5th to April 11th
  • Time of illumination: Sunset to 9.30 p.m. (entry to garden is until 9.15 p.m.)