Cherry Blossoms in Tokyo – Ueno Park
Ueno Park is a large public park in central Tokyo.
It has more than 1100 cherry trees around Park and Shinobazu Pond.
This Park is one of Japan’s most crowded, noisy and
popular cherry blossom spots.
An estimated two million people will visit to experience
hanami while having a picnic party under the cherry blossom trees.
Small food stalls around the park add to the festival atmosphere.
About 1300 lanterns light up to extend hanami into the night sky.