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16 World Heritage Areas 

From the end of January to mid-May 2023

Sakura connects World HeritageWorld Heritage Cherry Blossom Relay

Kicking off with the Nakijin Gusuku Castle Cherry Blossom Festival from February , and running to Hashino Yaezakura Cherry Blossom Festival in Kamaishi in mid-May. This relay covers sixteen World Heritage sites as the cherry blossom front moves north over Japan.

【Event details】 World Heritage Cherry Blossom Relay

*The schedule and content of the above event information may be changed depending on the weather or the organizer's circumstances. Please check the website before going out.

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Tracing Japanese History via World Heritage Sites

For details of the event, please contact the tourist association.

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