[Most famous cherry blossoms in Japan]
Mt. Yoshino is known as the best place to appreciate cherry blossoms in the spring. This area is the northern starting point of Omineokugake-michi (pilgrimage route), and was registered as World Heritage site in 2004 along with other cultural assets such as Zao Hall in Kinpusenji Temple and Yoshimizu Shrine.
[Access] Take the ropeway from Kintetsu Yoshino Stn to Yoshinoyama Stn
- Postal Code
- 2430 Yoshinoyama Yoshinocho Yoshino-gun, Nara
- 0746-32-1007 / Mt. Yoshino Tourist Association (open on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays only)