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9 Fun Tokyo 'Hanami' Spots

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Hanami is a tradition where people sit underneath the cherry blossoms from late March to early April with good company and share some food and drinks. To find the best hanami places in Tokyo, be sure to check out these parks, gardens and other areas. Just make sure you get there early and have your snacks and drinks ready!

Asukayama Park (Oji)

Asukayama Park (Oji)

Asukayama Park sits on a hilltop and is one of the oldest spots for hanami. There are plenty of hanami spots here, and at night the trees are illuminated until 9 p.m. It has a somewhat calm atmosphere but it can also overflow with people due to its popularity.

Address: 1-1-3 Oji, Kita-ku, Tokyo
Access: 2-minute walk from Oji Station (JR East Keihin-Tohoku Line or Tokyo Metro Namboku Line)

Check out the remaining recommended hanami spots at Tokyo Girls' Update below!

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