Guide to Niseko Cherry Blossoms

There’s so much to see and do in Niseko, and cherry blossom season is just another wonderful thing to experience in Niseko.

There are a number of great cherry blossom viewing spots in the region, with stunning pink cherry blossom trees filling the area.

Each year the cherry blossoms start to bloom around Golden Week – one of the most popular holiday periods in Japan.

For the 2021 cherry blossom season, the full bloom is forecast a little earlier than in previous years. The following dates are estimates only.

  • Blooming starts: April 29
  • Full Bloom: May 02

*Updated 12 April 2021

Make sure to check the Japan Meteorology Agency website for official forecasts and the latest information.

Where to View Cherry Blossoms in Niseko: