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Nakayama is in between Narita And Haneda International Airport

中山・下総・散歩道

Cherry Blosssoms Blooming on Edogawa River

cherry blossoms on Edogawasakura in the blue sky upon Edogawa Shibamata Parksakura and yuki yanagi in Shinozaki
There are many kinds of seasonal flowers seen on the banks and riverbeds along Edogawa River. In spring, millions of cherry blossoms bloom along it. Shibamata Park in Katsushikaku,Sakura Tsutsumi Park in Ichikawashi and the Lock Gate of Edogawa in Edogawaku are popular spots for viewing cherry blossoms. Why don't you visit them?

The Lined Cherry Trees along Edogawa River

Shibamata Park

Shibamata Park is very popular since it has the ferry at Yagiri (Yagiri no Watashi) and a museum of a popular movie. There are millions of cherry blossoms blooming on the bank.
cherry blossoms in Shibamata Parksakura in Shibamata Park rest houses and sakura in Shibamata Parksakura blooming in Shibamata Park

Sakura Tsutsumi Koen Park in Ichikawa Minami

Cherry Blossoms fully blooming on the east bank of Edogawa River seen from trains running on the bridge crossing it are very beautiful. The cherry trees are in Sakura Tsutsumi Koen Park near JR Ichikawa Station and they look like melitng in the blue sky.
cherry trees along Edogawa Riverfully blooming cherry blossoms cherry trees on the bankSakura Tsutsumi Koen Park lined cherry trees in the parkcherry trees in front of the big building cherry trees look like woodsfull blooming cherry blossoms
cherry blossoms under the bankcherry blossoms along a path on the bank sakura blooming along a patha path on Sakura Zutsumi

Cherry Trees near the lock gate of Edogawa River

Many Cherry Trees has been planted near the Lock Gate on the west side of the junction point of Kyu Edogawa (old Edogawa) and the drainage channel of Edogawa River and they bloom beautifully in spring.
cherry trees near the lock gate of Edogawacherry trees along the road on the bank

The Access to Popular Sakura Spots along Edogawa River

the map along Edo River

The map of the noted spots along Edo River

PDF of the map of the noted spots along Edo River

Shibamata Park

  • Shibamata Park has great accessibilities from both Narita and Haneda International Airport.
  • From Narita International Airport, take Narita Sky Access-line and get off at Shin Shibamata Sta. Take minimally 50 minutes from Narita Airport.
  • From Haneda International Airport, take Keikyu-line bound to Narita, and get off Aoto or Takasago Sta and transfer the line to Narita Sky Access-Line bound to Narita International Airport, get off Shin Shibamata Sta.
  • Take 12 minute walk from Shin Shibamata Sta.
  • On the bank at 6 or 7 chome, Katsushika-ku, Tokyo.

Sakura Tsutsumi Koken Park and Kawazu Sakura Cherry Trees in Ichikawa Minami

  • Sakura Tsutsumi Koken Park and Kawazu Sakura Cherry Trees in Ichikawa Minami has great accessibilities from both Narita and Haneda International Airport.
  • From Narita International Airport, take Sobu Express Line bound to Tokyo or Yokosuka and get off at Ichikawa Sta. Or take Keisei-line bound to Ueno and get off Funabashi Sta,transfer the line to JR Sobu line and get off Ichikawa Sta.
  • From Haneda International Airport, take Keikyu-line bound to Narita, and get off Shinagawa Sta and transfer the line to Sobu Express line bound to Narita International Airport or Chiba, and get off Ichikawa Sta.
  • From Akihabara Station, take Sobu line bound to Nishi Funabashi, Tsudanuma or Chiba and get off Ichikawa Sta. It takes only 25 minutes.
  • Take 7 minute walk from Ichikawa Sta.
  • On the bank of Edogawa River near 4 Ichikwa Minami, Ichikawa-shi, Chiba

The Cherry Trees near the lock gate of Edogawa River

  • The Cherry Trees near the lock gate of Edogawa River has great accessibilities from both Narita and Haneda International Airport.
  • From Narita International Airport, take Sobu Express Line bound to Tokyo or Yokosuka and get off at Funabashi Sta, then transfer the line to Sobu line bound to Nakano or Mitaka ang get off at Motoyawata Sta. Or take Keisei-line bound to Ueno and get off Keisei Yawata Sta. Both from Motoyawata Sta and Keisei Yawata Sta, transfer the line to Toei Shinjuku line and get off at Shinozaki Sta.
  • From Haneda International Airport, take Keikyu-line bound to Narita, and get off Shinagawa Sta and transfer the line to Sobu Express line bound to Narita International Airport or Chiba, and transfer the line at Ichikawa Sta to Sob line bound to Nishi Funabashi, Tsudanuma or Chiba and get off at Motoyawata Sta. Or take Keikyu-line bound to Narita, and get off Keisei Yawata Sta. Both from Motoyawata Sta and Keisei Yawata Sta, transfer the line to Toei Shinjuku line and get off at Shinozaki Sta.
  • From Akihabara Station, take Sobu line bound to Nishi Funabashi, Tsudanuma or Chiba and get off Motoyawata Sta. Then transfer the line to Toei Shinjuku Line and get off at Shinozaki Sta.
  • Take 20 minute walk from Shinozaki Sta.
  • On the west bank of Edogawa River near 1 Higashi Shinozaki, Edogawaku, Tokyo

The Beautiful Blossoms along Edogawa River

Kawazu Sakura on Edogawa River

Kawazu Sakura

Kawazu Sakura trees are planted on the banks near Ichikawa and Myoden Station.
Sakura on Edogawa River

Sakura (Somei Yoshino, etc)

There are some popular spots for viewing sakura blossoms along Edogawa River.

Irises blooming in Koiwa Shobuen

Koiwa Iris Garden

Koiwa Iris Garden is one of the most popular spots for viewing the flowers in Tokyo.
Ajisai Blossoms in Koiwa Shobuen

Ajisai in Koiwa Iris Garden

Visitors could see ajisai and irises in stimutaneously in Koiwa Iris Garden.

Manjushage along Edogawa River

Manjushage

There are millions of manjushage flowers along the west bank of Edogawa River.

The Noted Spots In The Areas Along Edogawa River

Edogawa River

Edogawa River

The short summary of Edogawa River.
Koiwa Shobuen Iris Garden

Koiwa Iris Garden and Sakura

Irises, Kawazu Sakura and many kinds of flowers blooming.

the pond in Mizumoto Park

A Walk Around Mizumoto Park

People enjoy seeing the nature and culture in the areas.
Kasai Jinja in Katsushikaku Tokyo

Kasai Jinja Shrine

It has about 900 years history and dedicates Ieyasu Tokugawa.

Satomi Park

Noted Spots In Satomi Park Area

The park is the noted scenic spot to see cherry blossoms, roses and colored leaves with many historical heritages.
Zenyoji Temple

Zenyoji Temple

This temple is famous for Yoko no Matsu, a huge black pine tree designated as a National Natural Property.

the ferry at Yagiri

Yagiri no Watashi (The Ferryboat starts at Yagiri)

It has been carrying people since Edo period.
Kokufu Jinaja in Konodai Ichikawa

Kokufu Jinja Shrine

It dedicates the Prince Takeru Yamato, one of the great hero in classic Japan.


Honzoji Temple

Seiryusan Honzoji Temple

It connects to Maeda Family in Kaga and Mamasan Guhoji.
Gyotoku Bashi Bridge on Gyotoku Kaido

Gyotoku Kaido Highway

Musashi Miyamoto and Basho Matsuo had passed the road.

a wooden lighthouse in Shinazaki Park

Shinozaki Park

It is a popular park with many trees, sakura and so on.
Pony Land in Shinozaki

Edogawaku Shinozaki Pony Land

Visitors could see horses from the bank of Edogawa River.

Gyotoku Joyato Park

Joyato Park (the night light park)

It was much flourished as one of the Eastern Gates of Edo in Edo period.
the view of Sakaigawa in Urayasu

A Walk on Horie and Nekozane in Urayasu

There are some shadows of Edo in temples and shrines there.

the remain of the ferry at Imai

The Remain Of The Ferry At Imai in Gyotoku

Ieyasu Tokugawa used this ferry when he went hawking.
the remain of the ferry at Imai in Edogawaku

The Remain of the Ferry at Imai in Edogawaku

Socho first landed at Imai during his trip to Boso Peninsula.

Ryukisan Seitaiin Jokoji Temple

Ryukisan Seitaiin Jokoji Temple

Jokoji is famous for connecting to a famous renga poet Socho and a sengoku daimyo Ujiyasu Hojo.
Furukawa Water Park

Furukawa Water Park

It is the first water park in Japan with Sakura in spring and hydrangeas in summer.

Shinkawa River in Edogawaku

Shinkawa River in Edogawaku

It has some Edostyle Landmarks and thousands of Cherry Trees.
Birds flying over Shinnakagawa

Along Shinnakagawa River

It has some wonderful seasonal views along this river.

江戸川に咲く桜の花

Viewing Seasonal Flowers along Edogawa River

On the banks, many beautiful flowers blooming.