【along the Takada River】
Late March to early April, “Senbonzakura” the beautiful flowers bloom proudly along the Takada River. “Senbonzakura”, 1.000 cherry trees were originally planted to help comfort the townspeople after the war in 1948. These trees are more than 60 years old, and aged trees bloom such are beautiful flowers every year. At the evening, very warm and kind illumination will decorate the trees. Until end of the flower season, people come to the river to enjoy watching and having a party below the cherry trees.
In recent years, the esplanade and steppingstones were placed along the Takada River. This place became relaxation area for citizens.