No.82 Atago Park

Atago Park is home to around 700 sakura, mostly somei yoshino but also including a grand old edohigan estimated at more than 300 years old. The edohigan is prized as the northernmost sakura growing on Honshu. It is 18 meters tall with a trunk approximately 5.3 meters around and is a city-designated Natural Monument. The Noheji Spring Festival features a road relay race, singing shows and night illuminations by garden lanterns, creating an enchanting atmosphere.


General information

Address 56 Aza Teranosawa, Noheji Town, Kamikita County, Aomori Prefecture (青森県上北郡野辺地町字寺の沢56)
Peak bloom Late April–early May
Access by train 5 minutes by car from Noheji Station on the Aoimori Railway Line
Access by car 45 minutes from Yuzawa-Yokote Road Yuzawa IC