Japan does plant and floral displays really well. Flower festivals can be found in many places during spring and summer all the way into autumn.
Around 3,000 purple, pink, white and red purple azalea bushes turn the grounds of Nezu Shrine in Tokyo’s Bunkyo Ward into an explosion of colour in April – early May.
1 Chome-28-9 Nezu, Bunkyo City, Tokyo 113-0031
Further information: Nezu Shrine Tokyo
For more Tokyo inspiration: Sunday Strolls