Mount Yoshino in Nara Prefecture is known by the magnificent cherry blossoms. Thousands of cherry blossom trees have just started to cover the mountain surface. Photos taken on April 5, 2019.
Yoshino Ropeway, the oldest cable car still existing in Japan.
“Nanamagari”, the start point of Mount Yoshino, and “Senbon-Sakura”, thousands of cherry trees.
View from Mount Yoshino.
The streets are crowded with tourists.
Yoshino Chogu Ruins, which is related to Emperor Go-Daigo of 14th century.
Nancho Myohoden and cherry blossoms in Yoshino Chogu Ruins.
Look down “Nakasenbon” cherry trees from Yosimizu Shrine. These will be in full bloom on April 11.