The cold and long winters are over and the end of March is when it gets warmer in Tokyo, Japan.
Cherry blossoms tell the coming of spring.
Every year Japanese people look forward to the cherry blossoms blooming.
I share cherry blossom viewing spots that you can walk from Ikebukuro Station.
▼Within 30 minutes by public transport from Ikebukuro Station! Cherry blossom viewing spots
- 1.Cherry Blossoms（Sakura）【7】Spots in Ikebukuo East
- 2.Cherry Blossoms（Sakura）【4】Spots in Ikebukuo West
- 3.【MAP】Cherry Blossoms（Sakura）Spots in Ikebukuro（Tokyo,Japan）
1.Cherry Blossoms（Sakura）【7】Spots in Ikebukuo East
1-1.Ikosan Homyoji Temple
The photo shows Ikosan Homyoji temple , about a 10-minute walk from IkebukuroStation.
There are always stalls in sakura season.
1-2.Naka Ikebukuro Park(near Animate)
Naka Ikebukuro Park is located near Animate.
OTOME (otakugirls) gather to exchange goods.
Especially on weekends.
It was renewed in the fall of 2019, and cherry blossoms seemed to have been replanted…
In 2021, they will bloom beautifully.
1-3.Ikebukuro ekimae Park
1-4.Toshima Ward Office
This is a collaboration Toshima Ward Office, Ikebus（Electric bus） and Sakura.
In the new Toshima Ward government office building, cherry blossoms seem to have just been planted, and the momentum of the trees is growing.
Will you be serious in the spring of 2021?
1-5.Minami Ikebukuro Park
Spread leisure sheets on the lawn or sit on benches.
You can enjoy your favorite cherry blossom viewing.
1-6.Higashi Ikebukuro Chouo Park
There was Sugamo Prison in this area.
Alleged “war criminals” were being held after WW2.
1-7.Higashi Ikebukuro Park
Air pockets with few people.
No matter who cares, there is tolerance.
2.Cherry Blossoms（Sakura）【4】Spots in Ikebukuo West
Mejiro Garden is a small Japanese Garden.
In three minutes you can go around the pond.
You can see beautiful scenery depending on the season.
Visit if you like Japanese garden
You can walk from Ikebukuro station
It is closer from Mejiro Station.
▼Four season of Mejiro Garden
2-2.Nishi Ikebukuro Park
In Nishi-Ikebukuro Park during the cherry blossom season, the direction of Rikkyo University smells of alcohol.
If you’re not good at that, don’t get close.
Cherry trees are blooming around the playground equipment.
Recommended for families who like photography.
The best recommendation is a swing.
With the cherry blossoms in the background, you can take a picture of a child playing on a swing.
You can see Jiyugakuen Myonichikan design by Frank Loyd Wright with Sakurablossom in Ikebukuro
2-4.Ikebukuro Nishiguchi Park
Ikebukuro Hikawa Jinza Shrine has A row of #cherrytrees on the approach
There is Fujizuka (miniature Fuji) in the precincts, and you can enjoy climbing on the day of the mountain opening (July 1).
It is about a 20-minute walk from Ikebukuro Station, but closer from ShimoitabashiStation on the Tobu Tojo Line