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At peak now:

Kitakami
Today:Best Viewing
Est. Best Viewing: April 20–27
Kakunodate
Today:Best Viewing
Est. Best Viewing: April 24–May 3
Opened
Apr. 22
Hirosaki
Today:Best Viewing
Est. Best Viewing: April 22–30

Tohoku and Hokkaido:

Sendai
Today:End of Season
Est. Best Viewing: April 4–11
Shiroishi
Est. Best Viewing: April 4-11
Fukushima
Today:End of Season
Est. Best Viewing: April 4–11
Aizu
Today:End of Season
Est. Best Viewing: April 11–17
Hiraizumi
Est. Best Viewing: Mid To Late April
Kitakami
Today:Best Viewing
Est. Best Viewing: April 20–27
Kakunodate
Today:Best Viewing
Est. Best Viewing: April 24–May 3
Opened
Apr. 22
Hirosaki
Today:Best Viewing
Est. Best Viewing: April 22–30
Hakodate
Today:Not Open Yet
Est. Best Viewing: April 27–May 4
Estimated opening:
Apr. 26
Sapporo
Today:Not Open Yet
Est. Best Viewing: April 28–May 5
Estimated opening:
Apr. 28

Kanto and Chubu:

Nagoya
Today:End of Season
Est. Best Viewing: March 27–April 2
Kanazawa
Today:End of Season
Est. Best Viewing: April 1–6
Matsumoto
Today:End of Season
Est. Best Viewing: April 4–9
Minobu
Est. Best Viewing: Late March–Early April

Kansai:

Osaka
Today:End of Season
Est. Best Viewing: March 26–April 2
Nara
Today:End of Season
Est. Best Viewing: March 28–April 3
Opened
Mar. 24
Yoshino
Today:End of Season
Est. Best Viewing: March 31–April 5

Kyushu, Shikoku and Chugoku:

Hiroshima
Today:End of Season
Est. Best Viewing: March 28–April 3
Fukuoka
Today:End of Season
Est. Best Viewing: March 27–April 2
Kumamoto
Today:End of Season
Est. Best Viewing: March 24–31
Est. Best Viewing: Late March

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Page last updated: April 10, 2018