Himekawa River Sakura Road

  • Spring
  • Picnicking is popular in the tunnel of cherry blossoms
  • The Kubiki Mountains can be seen in the distance
  • Visit in Mid April for the best blossoms!

Himekawa River Sakura Road

Over 500 cherry trees bloom along the Himekawa River each April at the Himekawa River Sakura Road. The distant snow-capped Kubiki Mountains create a perfect natural backdrop enjoyed by photographers and picnickers alike! 

AddressTerajima, Itoigawa (Near the mouth of the Himekawa River)
Business HoursDawn until Dusk
Days ClosedOpen Year Round (Flowers bloom in Mid April)
Parking & Transit InfoParking Available / 40 min walk from Itoigawa Station / 5 min walk from Himekawa Hashizume Bus Stop (Bus Lines #1, #2 and #3)