Kajo Castle Park

Kajo Castle Park
  • Natural beauty spot, historic site, famous temple with a venerable historyNatural beauty spot, historic site, famous temple with a venerable history
  • The site of castle, moatThe site of castle, moat
  • We look from vehicleWe look from vehicle
The flowering situation
Cherry tree in leaf Cherry tree in leaf Cherry tree in leaf (as of April 25, 2019)

Kajo Park information site

Time, in full bloom of flower
The mid-April and late April

| 1-7, Kajomachi, Yamagata-shi, Yamagata

1,500 cherry trees blossom in the park, and the majestic appearance of the main gate of the outer citadel and the cherry blossoms reflected on the surface of the moat are stunning.

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Basic information

First View Point Around Higashiote gate
Access (railroad) It is about 10 minutes on foot from JR Yamagata Station
Access (car) It is about 15 minutes from Yamagata Expressway Zao, Yamagata IC
Traffic instructions As road is crowded very much, we recommend the use of public transport
As parking lot becomes full immediately, we recommend the use of public transport
In addition, (other than free parking lot (230), there is toll parking lot in the outskirts, too)
Parking lot Free of charge
Reference Sightseeing in Yamagata-shi strategy section 023-641-1212
Yamagata-shi tourist information center 023-647-2266
Cherry Blossom Festival Kajo Kan-o Kai (Sakura Viewing Festival)
The mid-April and late April (it begins to bloom and is ... sanshi)
On Saturday and Sunday during light up, periods such as cherry trees of moat outdoor tea ceremony or koto music performance
Going to see cherry blossoms at night Lighting up:
The mid-April and late April (it begins to bloom and is ... sanshi)
18:00-22:00 along moat, 18:00-21:30 (there is change to flowering) in Kajo Park
Opening of the park, closing time 5:00-22:00
Stall Refreshment stand by neighboring malls
The right or wrong of banquet Possible
Instructions of banquet Use of fire impossibility, karaoke prohibition, place collecting prohibition
Entrance rate Free of charge

Neighboring cherry tree spot information

Neighboring spot information