Nihondaira Plateau日本平

On a fine day, if you arrive at the 300-metre high hilltop of Nihondaira Plateau, 2,000 cherry blossom trees, Suruga Bay and Mt. Fuji are all in sight. Ropeway is available to the top costing 600 Yen for one way and 1,100 Yen for round trip. Nihondaira Plateau is also a designated place to appreciate stunning night view.

Admission: free of charge

Number of sakura trees: 2,000

The age of trees:

Variety: Yoshino cherry

2019/2020 Cherry Blossom Viewing Dates at Nihondaira Plateau

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


Cherry blossom festival in 2019: not available

How to visit

Access: Take a bus from Shizuoka Station to the Nihondaira stop for 50 minutes.
Address: Shimizu-ku, Shizuoka-shi, Shizuoka-ken
Japanese address: 静岡県静岡市清水区駒越~馬走・草薙

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