This is a canal that was made to transport water from Lake Biwa to Kyoto. In Spring, beautiful cherry blossoms line the banks of the canal.
This temple is one of the most well-known cherry blossom viewing spots in Shiga Prefecture, with approximately 1,500 trees within the temple grounds.
This park has been chosen as one of Japan’s Top 100 Cherry Blossom Spots, with approximately 700 cherry trees planted around the castle.
Chosen as one of Japan’s Top 100 Cherry Blossom Spots, approximately 800 cherry trees create a 4 kilometer tree tunnel along the banks of Lake Biwa.