Kobo cherry blossoms in Nanatsuda

Shizukuishi Town

Central Iwate

The Kobo cherry tree, which is designated as a natural monument in Shizukuishi Town, is an Edohigan cherry tree that is approximately 800 years old. It is said that when Kobo Daishi visited this area a long time ago, he used a cherry blossom branch as a walking stick and it took root, and it blooms beautifully around Golden Week every year.

〒020-0595 Chonanatsuda, Shizukuishi Town, Iwate Prefecture
(One company) Shizukuishi Tourism Association
Phone number 019-692-5138
FAX number 019-692-5208
*Light-up in 2021 may change depending on the situation.

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