5 BEST Spots to See Cherry Blossoms in
Spring is here early and cherry blossoms are predicted to peak March 22 - 25 this year in Washington DC
1. The steps at the
are the perfect place to snap a panoramic view of the blossoms along the Tidal Basin.
2. To get shots of the cherry blossoms from up close, take the time to do walk a full loop around the
Japanese Stone Lantern!
Each year, to mark the
National Cherry Blossom Festival
, the lantern is lit by the Cherry Blossom Princess.
rom the water!
Hop in a paddle boat, paddle yourself to the middle of the Tidal Basin for a great shot
5. Walk along the banks of Tidal Basin, stop at the
Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial
for a photo of marble statue with cherry blossoms.
March 26: Blossom Kite Festival
March 20: CherryBlossom Opening Ceremony
April 9: The National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade
Nationals Cherry Blossom Festival Events: