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Yamazaki River, Nagoya

#1 of 11 in Wildlife in Aichi Prefecture
Water Body · Hidden Gem · Landmark
During the annual cherry blossom bloom, Yamazaki River becomes a photogenic and peaceful spot for a quiet stroll or sit-down. Walk along the tree-lined, riverside path, which spans around 1 km (0.62 mi) and has earned a place on the list of Japan's 100 best cherry blossom spots. Consider bringing a picnic lunch with you and stopping along the way for a break and bite to eat underneath the colorful canopy. Add Yamazaki River to your Nagoya travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Nagoya trip itinerary maker tool.
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  • 山崎川の両岸が桜並木になっています。名古屋市内には桜の名所がいくつもありますが、ここは昔から定評のあるところです。気持ちのよい春の夕暮れにそぞろ歩くのにぴったりです。地下鉄桜通線・瑞穂区役所駅からの道は、途中にも桜がたくさんあるのでお花見気分が続きます。 Cherry blossoms are beautiful all day long. Twilight walk on the...  more »
  • In my opinion, this is one of the best cherry blossom spots in Nagoya. I don't know if there's anything to do around this river outside of cherry blossom season, but during it, it's lovely: the river....  more »
  • Breathtakingly beautiful cherry blossoms. This is rated as one of the top one hundred places in Japan for Sakura. Nice wide walkways and a clean environment make this an exceptional walking jogging course. As this is located well within the city of Nagoya, restaurants, convenience stores and toilet facilities abound. Come on. You’ll love it!
  • This place is perfect for a nice walk and for cherry blossoms... that's it! Lower your expectations and this is a great place for cherry blossoms and a nice walk.

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