new icn messageflickr-free-ic3d pan white
Flowering Cherry forest in Yoshino Japan | by Tatters ✾
Back to photostream

Flowering Cherry forest in Yoshino Japan

Yoshinoyama (Mt. Yoshino 吉野山) in Nara Prefecture, is Japan's most famous cherry blossom spot. Besides an estimated 30,000 cherry trees, around 200 different types; the area also offers a rich history and several temples and shrines.

The whole Mt. Yoshino is registered as World Heritage.

 

Note the fallen petals on the grass.

See where the photo was taken (link to the map)

1,311 views
15 faves
4 comments
Taken on April 8, 2015