8 Places in Kansai to See the Plum Trees Blossom

8 Places Plum Trees Blossom in Kansai

Plum blossoms, or ume, begin blooming in February and are just as much of a characteristic Japanese spring flower as cherry blossoms. Their cute sight and sweet fragrance provide a soothing presence for those who go see them. In this article, we’re showcasing the absolute best plum-blossom locations through the Kansai region, including the popular prefectures of Osaka, Kyoto, Nara, and Hyogo. Give them a visit, so you can surround yourself by the fragrance of plum blossoms and feel like spring is truly arriving!

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