Fukuyama Castle Park福山城

Cherry blossoms at Fukuyama Castle Park may be the closest to stations in Japan- you can see flowers at platforms. 300 cherry trees are planted around the white-wall castle. Besides the main keep, the park also covers tennis court, shrine, tea house and museums.

Admission: free of charge

Number of sakura trees: 300

The age of trees:

Variety: Yoshino cherry, Sato cherry, and Wild cherry

2019/2020 Cherry Blossom Viewing Dates at Fukuyama Castle Park

Cherry blossom viewing period: late March to early April

Best time to view in 2019: late March to early April

Best time to view in 2020 (estimated): late March to early April

Light-up:

Cherry blossom festival in 2019: not available

How to visit

Access: Take the JR Tokaido/Sanyo Shinkansen bullet train from Hiroshima city to Fukuyama Station (23 minutes). Fukuyama Castle is a short walk from Fukuyama Station (5minutes).
Address: 1-8 Marunouchi, Fukuyama City, Hiroshima Prefecture
Japanese address: 広島県福山市丸之内1