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[2019 Edition] Top 13 Flower-Viewing Spots in Japan: Where and When to Go See Stunning Flowers!

Japan has a huge variety of flowers that bloom in each of the seasons throughout the year. Reveling in the beauty of the flowers is such a huge part of Japanese culture that there's even a special word for it - hanami. It's a deeply-ingrained custom enjoyed and adored by the Japanese people since long ago. Head out to a flower field during your travels to experience both Japanese culture and nature all in one! This article will introduce the top flower viewing spots across Japan, so feel free to use this as a guide when you start planning your trip!