Weeping Cherry on the Nicchu Line
The tracks of the now-closed Nicchu Line have been restored as a cycling path, from which you can view 1,000 weeping cherry blossom trees along a 3 km stretch. A steam train is also displayed near the Kitakata Plaza.
- 2 Oshikirihigashi, Kitakata City, Fukushima Prefecture.
- KITAKATA Tourism and Product Association
7244-2 Oshimizuhigashi, Kitakata City, Fukushima Prefecture.
- By train: 5 min walk from Kitakata Station on the JR Banetsu West Line.
- Best viewing period
- Mid April to early May