Takiyama Castle Ruins

AREA
Hachioji
ADDRESS
Takatsukimachi, Hachioji City, Tokyo
ACCESS
From Hachioji Station on the JR Chuo Line or from Keiyo Hachioji Station on the Keio Line, board the Nishitokyo Bus bound for Tobuki via the Hiyodoriyama Tunnel and get off at the Takiyamajoushishita bus stop. From there, it's a 15-minute walk to the site.
BEST TIME
Late March to mid-April
INTRODUCTION SITE
https://tamaparks.com/takiyama/
NOTE
The recommended time to visit is only an estimate based on annual trends and may fluctuate due to the weather, etc.

Minamiasakawa River

AREA
Hachioji
FEES
Free
ACCESS
A roughly 20-minute walk from the North Entrance/Exit of JR/Keio Takao Station. From the South Entrance/Exit of JR/Keio Takao Station, board the Keio bus bound for Keio Hachioji Station and get off at the Goryomae bus stop. From there, it's a roughly 5-minute walk to the river.
BEST TIME
Late March to mid-April
INTRODUCTION SITE
https://www.city.hachioji.tokyo.jp/kankobunka/002/003/p003405.html
NOTE
The recommended time to visit is only an estimate based on annual trends and may fluctuate due to the weather, etc.

Tama Forest Science Garden

AREA
Hachioji
FEES
Entry fee Adults: ¥300 Children: ¥50 *Price increase of ¥100 in April.
BUSINESS HOURS·DAYS CLOSED
9:30–16:00 *Entrance closes at 15:30. *Entrance opens at 9:00 in April.
ADDRESS
1833-81 Todorimachi, Hachioji City, Tokyo
ACCESS
A 10-minute walk from the North Entrance/Exit of JR/Keio Takao Station. From the North Entrance/Exit of JR/Keio Takao Station, board any of the Nishi-Tokyo busses bound for Hoshoujidanchi, Nishi-Hachioji, Keio Hachioji Station, Jinbakogenshita, Takaonomori Wakuwaku Village. Get off at the Shinrinkagakuen bus stop. From there, it's a roughly 3-minute walk to the river. *Note that there is no bus back to Takao Station.
BEST TIME
Early February to late April
INTRODUCTION SITE
http://www.ffpri.affrc.go.jp/tmk/en/visit/japanese-flowering-cherries.html
NOTE
The recommended time to visit is only an estimate based on annual trends and may fluctuate due to the weather, etc.

Fujimori Park

AREA
Hachioji
FEES
Free
ADDRESS
2-2 Daimachi, Hachioji City, Tokyo
ACCESS
From the South Entrance/Exit of JR Hachioji Station or Keio Hachioji Station, board any of the Keio busses bound for Hoseidaigaku, Tokyo Kasei-Gakuin, Kamiobune, or Green Hill Terada. Get off at the Fujimorikoen bus stop.
BEST TIME
Mid-March to early April
INTRODUCTION SITE
https://www.city.hachioji.tokyo.jp/shisetsu/109/p011941.html
NOTE
The recommended time to visit is only an estimate based on annual trends and may fluctuate due to the weather, etc.

Otsu Hana-no-Sato Flower Garden

AREA
Akiruno
FEES
Free
ADDRESS
Otsu, Akiruno City, Tokyo
ACCESS
From JR Musashi-Itsukaichi Station, board the bus and after about 15 minutes, get off at the Nitago bus stop. From there, it's a 5-minute walk from to the garden.
BEST TIME
Early to mid-April
INTRODUCTION SITE
http://www.city.akiruno.tokyo.jp/0000001088.html
NOTE
E-mail: 041001@akiruno-info.tokyo.jp

Kogonji Temple

AREA
Akiruno
FEES
Free
ADDRESS
328 Tokura, Akiruno City, Tokyo
ACCESS
From JR Musashi-Itsukaichi Station, board the bus and after about 10 minutes, get off at the Tokura bus stop. From there, it's a roughly 10-minute walk to the temple.
BEST TIME
Early to mid-April
INTRODUCTION SITE
http://www.city.akiruno.tokyo.jp/0000001088.html
NOTE
E-mail: 041001@akiruno-info.tokyo.jp

Kosho-no-Sakura

AREA
Akiruno
FEES
Free
ADDRESS
Itsukaichi, Akiruno City, Tokyo
ACCESS
A roughly 15-minute walk from JR Musashi-Itsukaichi Station.
BEST TIME
Late March to early April
INTRODUCTION SITE
http://www.city.akiruno.tokyo.jp/0000001088.html
NOTE
E-mail: 041001@akiruno-info.tokyo.jp

Mt. Bentenyama

AREA
Akiruno
FEES
Free
ADDRESS
Ajiro, Akiruno City, Tokyo
ACCESS
A 40-minute walk from Musashi-Masuko Station on the JR Itsukaichi Line.
BEST TIME
Mid-April to early May
INTRODUCTION SITE
http://www.city.akiruno.tokyo.jp/0000001088.html
NOTE
E-mail: 041001@akiruno-info.tokyo.jp

Hiraigawa River

AREA
Akiruno
FEES
Free
ADDRESS
513 Kusabana, Akiruno City, Tokyo
ACCESS
A roughly 13-minute walk from Higashi-Akiru Station on the JR Itsukaichi Line.
BEST TIME
Late March to early April
INTRODUCTION SITE
http://www.city.akiruno.tokyo.jp/0000001088.html
NOTE
E-mail: 041001@akiruno-info.tokyo.jp

Cherry blossom boulevard in the city hall

AREA
Sagamihara
FEES
Free
PHONE NUMBER
042-769-8236 (Sagamihara Commerce and Tourism Section)
ADDRESS
2-11-15 Chuo, Chuo Ward, Sagamihara City, Kanagawa Prefecture
ACCESS
A 15-minute walk from JR Sagamihara Station.
BEST TIME
Late March to early April
INTRODUCTION SITE
https://www.e-sagamihara.com/nature/flower/0146/

Tsukuiko Shiroyama Park

AREA
Sagamihara
FEES
Free
PHONE NUMBER
042-780-2420
ADDRESS
162 Negoya, Midori Ward, Sagamihara City, Kanagawa Prefecture
ACCESS
From Hashimoto Station, board the 01 bus bound for Mikage via Nakano and get off at the Tsukuikokankosentamae bus stop. From there, it's a 1-minute walk to the park.
BEST TIME
Mid-March to early April
INTRODUCTION SITE
http://www.kanagawa-park.or.jp/tsukuikoshiroyama/

Mt.Iwadonosan

AREA
Otsuki
FEES
Free
PHONE NUMBER
0554-20-1829 (Otsuki City Hall Industry and Commerce Section)
ADDRESS
Mt. Iwadono Community Building 81-1 Kowaze, Nigiokamachi, Otsuki City, Yamanashi Prefecture
ACCESS
A 20-minute walk to the trail entrance from JR Otsuki Station on the Chuo Line.
BEST TIME
Late March to early April *The yaezakura (cherry blossoms with more than five petals) bloom from late April
INTRODUCTION SITE
https://otsuki-kanko.info/category/content-page/view/188

Mt.Oiseyama

AREA
Otsuki
FEES
Free
PHONE NUMBER
0554-20-1829 (Otsuki City Hall Industry and Commerce Section)
ADDRESS
Magi Otsukimachi, Otsuki City, Yamanashi Prefecture
ACCESS
A 20-minute bus ride from JR Otsuki Station on the Chuo Line.
BEST TIME
Early April
INTRODUCTION SITE
https://otsuki-kanko.info/category/content-page/view/215

Shishidome Hydraulic Power Plant

AREA
Tsuru
FEES
Free
PHONE NUMBER
0554-43-1111 (Tsuru Industry Section, Commerce and Tourism Representative)
ADDRESS
Shishidome, Tsuru City, Yamanashi Prefecture
ACCESS
A 15-minute walk from Higashikatsura Station on the Fujikyu Railway.
BEST TIME
Early to mid-April
INTRODUCTION SITE
https://www.city.tsuru.yamanashi.jp/shigai/kankojoho/6/8452.html

Saiganji Temple

AREA
Tsuru
FEES
Free
PHONE NUMBER
0554-43-1111 (Tsuru Industry Section, Commerce and Tourism Representative)
ADDRESS
6-4-27 Kamiya, Tsuru City, Yamanashi Prefecture
ACCESS
An 11-minute walk from Yamuramachi Station on the Fujikyu Railway.
BEST TIME
Early March to early April
INTRODUCTION SITE
https://www.city.tsuru.yamanashi.jp/shigai/kankojoho/6/8452.html