No.81 Kanchogai Street in Towada (Komakaido)

Kanchogai Street, which locals call Komakaido, is a 1.1-kilometer stretch of road lined with city, prefecture and national government offices. The street is also lined with 156 sakura including somei yoshino, shidarezakura and yamazakura as well as 165 pine trees, whose dark green provides a vivid contrast to the pink blossoms. Visitors can enjoy the public arts around the Towada Art Center and outdoor stalls and events during sakura season.


General information

Address Nishi-Juniban Town, Towada, Aomori Prefecture (青森県十和田市西十二番町)
Peak bloom Mid-to-late April
Access by train 40 minutes by bus from Hachinohe Station, or 35 minutes from Shichinohe-Towada Station on the Tohoku Shinkansen Line
Access by car 30 minutes from Hachinohe Expressway Shimoda-Momoishi IC