Think Pink! Cherry Blossom Fest In Budapest

  • 8 Apr 2018 2:34 PM
Think Pink! Cherry Blossom Fest In Budapest
The Füvészkert Botanical Garden in Hungary's capital hosts the annual Sakura - the national flower of Japan - Celebration of cherry blossom on the weekend of 14 - 15 April.

At this international event in Budapest visitors can celebrate traditional Japanese art and culture, including origami and calligraphy exhibitions, and have the opportunity to taste authentic Japanese tea.

It's a family friendly ocassion as little ones will also be entertained with various kids programs.

The guest of honor and patron of this local Sakura Festival is the Japanese Ambassador to Hungary.

Opening hours:
9 am to 5 pm, daily

Entrance fees:
Adult: HUF 1000
Children & Seniors: HUF 600

Füvészkert Botanical Gardens
1083 Budapest, Illés utca 25.

Fűvészkert Botanical Garden
(in Hungarian)

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