No.56 Ayaori Cherry Trees

Along the Sarugaishi River about a ten-minute drive from Tono Station is a row of more than 100 somei yoshino sakura that stretch for 1.2 kilometers. A cycling path runs along the river and the row of sakura. Rental cycles are available in Tono City for a leisurely excursion to admire the blossoms, the river and distant mountains. The sakura bloom from late April to early May.


General information

Address Ayaori Town, Tono, Iwate Prefecture (岩手県遠野市綾織町)
Peak bloom Late April–early May
Access by train About 10 minutes by car from Tono Station on the Kamaishi Railway Line
Access by car About 50 minutes from Kamaishi Expressway Towa IC