At Hou Park, which surrounding Nagahama Castle near Lake Biwa, the cherry blossoms’ best season starts from the beginning of April. The number of tree is about 800. From the beginning to the middle of April, their best season, they are also lit up.
Inside of Nagahama Castle is opened as historic museum.
[The cherry blossoms in Hou Park]
The best season: from the beginning to the middle of April
Address: 10-10, Koen-cho, Nagahama-City, Shiga-Prefecture.
Access: [public transport] from JR “Nagahama”station, 5 minutes by walking [car] from “Nagahama IC” on Hokuriku car line, 15 minutes by car
Parking: standard size car 120, big size car 25
Official site: http://kitabiwako.jp/event/event_3681/?month=2015/04