Cherry Blossom Season ``Hanami`` Online Experience (Limited Edition)

Explore Cherry Blossom Season online. Meet up with Friends and Family virtually in Japan!


Connect with locals

Special Dates/ Times


Across Japan

Cherry Blossom Season

Arigato Japan was first to launch our highly reviewed online experiences about different food, culture and areas around Japan. Join us on this new amazing, VERY LIMITED edition Cherry Blossom seasonal  experience as we share all the traditions of  Sakura  Season in Japan.


Many Japan fans and travelers around the world have dreamed of their trip to Japan during this beautiful season but have had their plans postponed due to travel restrictions. You can still have fun with your friends and family this Spring! Travel together on a shared virtual getaway to the land of the rising sun! Meet us for this online interactive experience to celebrate the cherry blossom season and learn all about this special time across Japan.

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Our special 2021 online Cherry Blossom Hanami Experience  is a great way to learn all about this important and gorgeous season celebrated the JAPANESE way! This year many of us are really missing travel. Give this gift to yourself and those you love and take a fun and interactive trip to Japan together from the safety of your own home!

On our 1 hour and 15 minute online experience, we will share Sakura (Cherry Blossom time) in Japan from a local’s perspective. You will get to hear about  the history and culture as well as stories, fun facts, trivia and play some unique  Cherry Blossom games together online.  Our virtual tours are fun, family-friendly and interactive. Great for ALL ages to experience together.

Experience Highlights:



  • Share our stories and hear about you!
  • Learn all about the very unique and wonderful Cherry Blossom and hanami traditions in Japan.
  • Find out why this time of year is so special to Japanese people.
  • Play along with Interactive games testing your trivia knowledge about Japan.
  • Learn a few tricks to creating your own Sakura art at home.
  • What the best things to see, do and eat during Sakura Season
  • Best spots around Japan and how Hanami has spread around the globe.
  • Q&A time about any of your Japan Cherry Blossom and travel questions.
  • We share a resource pack afterwards (no worries about taking notes)

What our guests say about our Virtual Experiences :

I have to admit, I wasn’t sure how a virtual  experience would go without being there to see and taste things. But it was AMAZING. I’m so impressed with how Arigato has adapted these tours for online. The guide was engaging and funny. The tour was very informative and covered everything from food history, to geography, and even learning some Japanese terms … but all in a very fun interactive way. -Rachelle_Lucas_FL Orlando, FL 


We are experts in culinary tourism! These days of course, we cannot have guests on our walking food tours but we are excited to connect and share our stories and knowledge with you right in your own homes.


2500 per person use the online booking buttons to choose your time and pay directly.


How to prepare for our Hanami Experience:



  • Let’s get in the Sakura MOOD
  • Wear something pink!
  • Prepare some tasty beverages to enjoy while we have our online experience together.
  • Make sure you have some snacks too! Maybe try something Japan inspired. How about sushi, rice crackers, or maybe frozen mochi?
  • Important Please  be sure to have  paper and something to write with for a few of our games!
  • Have an open mind, heart and be ready to ask any questions you have about Spring in Japan!

Please note: To keep the sessions fun and personal we set the maximum 10 guests per group. (larger groups may be possible but please contact us to confirm)  Session will be held on ZOOM And will start on time. There are no refunds for failure to show for your online session.

Zoom is an easy to use online video conference app. We will send you your custom link when you have confirmed purchase of the experience. We will open the zoom room 10 mins before the session, and recommend that you login a few minutes early to test your video and microphone for the experience. Zoom for interactivity works best on a laptop or computer but can also work on your phone or tablet.  We look forward to meeting you online!

If you are booking for a group or organization inside Japan be aware we are also offering a special edition experience for Hanami parties including a tasting box. Great for companies, clubs, teams etc. You can see the information here.

This seasonal tour is a limited edition!  from March 15th to April 28th
Morning Sessions 9am JST
Afternoon Session 3pm JST
Evening Session 9pm JST

All times above are listed in Japan Time (JST) to covert to your local time please see TIMEandDATE


Custom times might be available, please contact us to request. 

¥2500 / Person

Cherry blossoms are so inspiring, we were set to travel to Japan at this time but since that was not possible we had a great time on this online experience! We feel even more inspired and ready for SPRING!

Renee D.


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