The Japanese cherry blossom, or sakura, has long been adored by people across the globe. It is regarded as a symbol of renewal, vitality, and beauty. During the spring season of each year, thousands travel to Japan to view the wondrous spectacle of these white or pink flowers blooming en masse.
Update (February 20, 2020): It seems that the forecasts for 2020 predict a cherry blossom earlier than in recent years in all regions of Japan. Check the updated dates in our table.