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Kumagaya Sakura Festival
(Kumagaya Sakura Tsutsumi)

熊谷桜堤(熊谷)

Amazing Sakura & Canola blossom nearby Tokyo

The organizers have confirmed that this event is GOING ahead.
We're sure this is happening, but 2023 dates and times are not confirmed.

DATE

2024 : mid-March to early April
(The peak is expected to be around the end of March)

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*Dates and times have not been confirmed by the organizer.

TIMES

Visitors can freely walk around as it is a public area

SCHEDULE

There is spacial night viewing from 18:00-21:00 during peak days.

Everyday the area is open to the public during the day

COST

Free

How to enjoy Kumagaya Sakura Festival

Picturesque scenery

Fun for couples

Countryside scenery

Experience Traditional Japan

Fun for kids and family

Great girls day out

Traveling solo

Enjoy for 2 hours

🍡 Enjoy spring in 🌸Pink and ✨Yellow!

A delightful stroll through a ✨magnificent Sakura and Canola blossom… what could be more special💕?

Don’t miss out on this wonderful opportunity to make the most colorful spring memories at “Kumagaya Sakura Tsutsumi” in Kumagaya, Saitama! You’ll end up with tons of 📷lovely pictures of 🌸soft pink cherry blossoms and ✨bright yellow Canola flowers!

As you follow the pretty 🌸Sakura course, why not stop by sites such as the Takagi Shrine or Sekijoji Temple for a little break! During when the flowers are in full bloom, locals will 🔦light up the cherry blossoms in the evenings, offering another special way to appreciate the beautiful spring.💕

What to do near Kumagaya Sakura Festival

How to get to Kumagaya Sakura Festival

From Tokyo

Address

Areas surrounding Kumagaya Sakura Tsutsumi (熊谷桜堤)
2, Kawaracho, Kumagaya-shi, Saitama Prefecture, Japan 360-0035

〒360-0035 埼玉県熊谷市河原町2丁目

By Train

From Tokyo (JR Jyoetsu or Hokuriku Shinkansen)

From Tokyo or Ueno stations in Tokyo, take the Jyoetsu or Hokuriku Shinkansen (Bullet train) towards Takasaki  station and get off at Kumagaya station. Approx. 36min.

Then walk just 5 min from Kumagaya Station.

From Tokyo via slower local train (From Tokyo sta.)

From Tokyo area (Tokyo, Ueno, etc), take the Tokyo Ueno Line towards Kagohara  and get off at Kumagaya station. Approx. 1hour 10min.

Then walk just 5 min from Kumagaya Station.

From Tokyo via slower local train (From Shinjuku Sta.)

From Shinjuku area of Tokyo (Shinjuku, Ikebukuro, Akabane, etc), take the Shonan Shinjyuku Line towards Kagohara and get off at Kumagaya station. Approx. 1hour 10min.

Then walk just 5 min from Kumagaya Station.

Use the Japan Transit Planner to find trains.

By Car

From Higashi Matsuyama Interchange (Kanetsu Expressway)

Around 25 minutes drive from the Higashi Matsuyama IC (東松山 I.C) on the Kanetsu Expressway (Kanetsu Jidoshado).

(It can get busy during the Sakura season so leave plenty of time!)

Contact Details (Event Organizer)

Any questions about this?

For information about this event please contact the Kumagaya Tourist Bureau directly.

Tel: +81 048-594-6677

Websites

Japanese Official Website (External, Japanese site)

Best places to enjoy sakura viewing near Tokyo (Internal, English site)

Other Events & Festivals near Tokyo in March and April

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