There are some famous Sakura(cherry blossom in Japan) spot in Osaka.And Osaka-Mint is the one of the most popular.
In the site,there is about 560m road with 349 Sakura threes.They open the road for public when Sakuras are full-blooming.You can enjoy various sakura and light up at night.
349 sakura with 133 variety
Officially,there are 133 variety of Sakura.You will be surprised how various they are!
Double-petaled,weeping form,yellow color,ball shape blooming etc....
There are standing sighboards telling Sakura names and characteristics.
Some sakura flowers bloom in low position.You can watch them with very short range.
Stalls and surroundings
Out of the venue,you can enjoy stalls!There are many choice.Takoyaki,Yakisoba,Cotton candy....
※Eating and drinking is prohibited in Osaka-Mint.
A stall baking Okonomiyaki.
Enjoy nice snacks viewing sakura and river~.
The date changes every year
That date changes every year depending on the climate.It's usually later than full-blooming timing of normal sakura.So if you miss common sakura season,you'd better to check Osaka-mint's web site(here).
Tenma 1-1-79 Kita-ku Osaka-city
Osaka subway Tanimachi-ilne Temmabashi station
From the station,you need to walk about 15mins.
There are a lot of Signs to Osaka-Mint cherry blossom viewing.And so many people visit there.So follow the crowding.
Relative or Near spot