Speaking of spring in Japan, it is "a cherry tree"!
This time, I will introduce you a spot where you can enjoy Japanese castle and cherry blossom togather.
You can see cherry blossoms in full bloom at daytime and the cherry tree which was lighted up at night.
It is sure that you are enchanted!
Takada Castle Hyakumannin Kano-kai（cherry blossom viewing） http://www.joetsu-kanko.net/kanoukai/ ■Period
44-1 Motoshiro-cho, Joetsu-shi, Niigata-pref. 943-0835 ■Access ●takes around 15min by walk from Takada Station of Myoko Haneuma Line, Tokimeki Railway ●takes around 10min by car and around 4km at distance from Joetsu-Takada IC of Joetsu Expressway ●takes around 10min by car and adound 6km at distance from Joetsu IC of Hokuriku Expressway ※During the period, a shuttle bus (pay) goes around it from the parking lot (free) in city temporariness.
Fee of shuttle：Adult(moer than high schoolstudents)200yen, Child 100yen, Less than primary schoolchild are free.
Hotel Lungwood Joetsu
1-11 Hon-cho, Joetsu-shi, Niigata-pref. 943-0832
▼how to access to the hotel
takes around 2min by walk from JT Takada Station
takes around 10min by car from Joetsu IC
takes around 10min by car from Joetsu-Takada IC
except car：transit at Naoetsu Station of JR Hokuriku Honsen and get off at Takada Station, and takes around 2min by walk from the station
by car：to Joesu Area in Joshinetsu Expressway→Joetsu-Takada IC～to JR Takada-Ekimae
▼how to access to the Takada Castle Hyakumannin Kano-kai from the hotel
●takes around 15min by walk from Takada Station of Myoko Haneuma Line, Tokimeki Railway
●takes around 10min by car and around 4km at distance from Joetsu-Takada IC of Joshinetsu Expressway
●takes around 10min by car and around 6km at distance from Joetsu IC of Hokuriku Expressway
●takes around 20min by from Hotel Lungwood Joetsu
ORIGINAL ARTICLE SOURCE : www.hisgo.com/visit-japan/