Each year, Tokyo is blessed with beautiful sakura cherry blossoms in the spring, a fleeting but beautiful experience. The sakura season may be short, but during the next cherry blossom festival in Tokyo, you can take your time to appreciate the beauty and charm of the cherry blossoms during a quiet evening at Nakameguro. Join the Cherry Blossom Festival Evening Viewing in Nakameguro to experience the beautiful sakura blossoms and hanami culture like a local, as you taste delicious cherry blossom festival foods!
Spring evenings in Nakameguro feature pink lanterns (for the cherry blossom festival) hanging along the canals of the Meguro River, while the sakura trees glow pale pink in the twilight. Experience the history and beauty of Nakameguro and sakura in Tokyo as you take pictures and tour the famous riverbanks, exploring the local shopping area. A residential district in Meguro, Nakameguro is one of the hippest neighborhoods in Tokyo. Not only it is unique for its high fashion boutiques, cool cafes, and trendy local stores, but it’s also home to one of the biggest cherry blossom festival areas in Tokyo. The colors of white and pink paint the whole neighborhood during spring, where tourists from all over the world and in Japan visit just to get a glimpse of that picturesque cherry blossom festival.
During this Cherry Blossom Festival Evening in Nakameguro, you’ll taste some local snacks and beverages, where you can even sample some of the best sweet treats in the city. At the final stop, eat your heart out as you visit a local pub which specializes in delicious handmade udon noodles, perfectly matched with a glass of Japanese rice wine (sake). Enjoying a hanami tour while you taste delicious sakura snacks is the perfect way to spend this cherry blossom festival season!
Explore the picturesque canal and chic Tokyo neighborhood of Nakameguro
Learn about and appreciate hanami culture in Japan while sharing thoughtful conversations with locals and foreign visitors
Be a part of local festivities, jump in and enjoy the cherry blossom festival like a local
Munch on local snacks and beverages with delicious samples of sweets, senbei rice crackers, and other delectable snacks
End the tour with a hearty dinner at a local izakaya pub
A 3-hour tour: Cherry Blossom Festival Evening in Nakameguro (2020)
An English-speaking local guide
One drink included
A tasty dinner at a local Izakaya (pub)
Meeting Point and Meeting Time:
The meeting location is in front of the Nakameguro Segafredo Coffee Shop, right by the entrance to Nakameguro Station.
The food tour starts strictly on time. Please be respectful of the other guests. If guests do not arrive at the meeting point by the departure time, the tour will begin regardless.