Oiran Dochu Courtesan Procession
Bunsui is an area known for its cherry blossoms, More than 3,000 cherry trees line up the street to offer a magnificient sight in spring. Women dressed as courtesans in beautiful kimono combined with cherry blossoms make for an extravagant performance.
Where is it??
- 1-1-20, Bunsuisakuramachi, Tsubame-shi, Niigata, 959-0130, Japan
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From Tokyo, take the Joetsu Shinkansen to Tsubame-Sanjō Station (2h), and then take the JR Yahiko Line to Yoshida Station (12min), and then take the JR Echigo Line to Bunsui Station (12min).