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Best time to Visit Japan

Updated: Sep 5, 2023

In my opinion the best time to visit Japan is either early April or late March. This is solely for the reason this is when cherry blossom season takes place.


In Japan the word for this time is called "Hanami" which literally means "flower viewing". I can tell by experience the Japanese as well as many tourists take advantage of this viewing. The parks are filled with Japanese enjoying the views from their picnic spots.



It is a difficult thing to describe and I believe the words get in the way of the true beauty. So I'll let the pictures do the talking of the fascination which is Hanami. These are original photos and not stock images:












This is the time of year many Japanese

dress in traditional garb for photo shoots. It's truly a unique time in this beautiful country!

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Mike Wells
Mike Wells
Jul 10, 2023

I truly enjoy all the photos and your descriptions of all the places you have attended. You travel with a different approach. Meeting all the locals and getting involved in their heritage. Your writing is very descriptive makes me smile how you describe your interactions with the different people

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Kirk
Kirk
Jul 10, 2023
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Thanks Mike!

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Roger Wells
Roger Wells
Jul 08, 2023
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Wow, I love these pictures. Absolutely beautiful.

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Kirk
Kirk
Jul 08, 2023
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Thanks. These pictures take themselves. Hard not to take good pictures this time of year there.

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