Somei-Yoshino cherry trees, among the four other varieties, planted in groups, making it the longest cherry blossom viewing passage in western Japan.

Ono city, located in the Kita-Harima region in Hyogo prefecture is surrounded by rich natural environment.
You should come and walk around the remaining virgin landscape of Japan. and see and eat and talk to the local people.


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●Somei-Yoshino making a tunnel
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● Weeping cherry “Yae-Beni-Shidare”

The longest cherry blossom viewing passage in western Japan

A total of 650 cherry trees line up for a stretch of 4km along upstream to dowanstream of the river, and surrounded parks. During late march to early April, they make it the longest cherry-blossom corridor in Western Japan.

5 different spices of cherry trees, “Somei-Yoshino”, “Edo-Higan”, “Oshima”, “Yae-Beni-Shidare”, “Omoigawa”, are planted in groups to allow the trees blooming in seasonal order to enjoy the flowers-viewing longer.

Access : 20-minute walk (1.5 km) from Ao station on the JR Kakogawa line

About 1-hour from JR Sannomiya

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