Enjoy Cherry Blossoms and Illuminations at Yomiuri Land This Spring

10.March.2019 | SPOT

Japanese amusement park Yomiuri Land is set to hold its first ever Yozakura Jewel Illumination event from March 21 to April 7. It will combine evening-time cherry blossoms with gorgeous illuminations.

 

The event will give bloom to various attractions, such as “Jewel Aurora ~Nighttime Ferris Wheel” designed by internationally-active Japanese lighting artist Motoko Ishii. The park’s 180-meter long strip of cherry trees will combine the vivid cherry blossoms with bright pink lights.

Sakura Promenade: 180-meters of magical cherry trees

Using the light pink cherry blossoms as the base, the Sakura Promenade will be lined with bright lights in the evening, creating a memorable and must-see display.

Jewel Aurora ~Nighttime Ferris Wheel: Illuminated in Cherry Blossom Pink

The huge Ferris wheel will be lit up with colourful lights in the image of cherry blossoms.

Bandit: The fastest ever hanami experience at 110km!

Enjoy a fast hanami flower-viewing of the cherry blossoms at high speed on Bandit, the park’s most popular roller coaster.

Gondola Sky Shuttle: Hanami from above

Enjoy gazing at the cherry blossoms up high over the trees aboard the gondola. It will be like gliding over a pink carpet.

Cherry Blossom Tunnel

Walk through the 180-meter long cherry blossom tunnel and enjoy the sights whether strolling or kicking back on the benches.

Yomiuri Land Oka no Yu: Hanami from the open-air baths

For a separate fee, sit under the cherry trees inside the open air baths for a relaxing experience.

 

Enjoy a different kind of hanami this year at Yomiuri Land with their many cherry blossom events.

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