Sakura in Kyoto is almost gone for now. but if you visit Osaka, you can't miss this famous event! ^^ especially at night. the cherry trees are illuminated in the evenings to magical effect.
"Zoheikyoku Sakura no Torinuke", means "viewing the cherry blossoms while strolling through the Mint Office gardens".
From April 15th until 21st! Admission free
Here is the official website
Kyoto Nijo Castle southeast turret
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