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[Sakimori Cherry Tree in Muroran] Cherry Tree Is Used for TV Commercial

April 18th, 2017

A Sakimori Cherry Tree

A Sakimori Cherry Tree (崎守の一本桜) is a cherry tree near Muroran Interchange in Sakimori-cho (崎守町), Muroran city, and is well-known for shooting places for Sapporo Breweries "Sapporo Classic" CM that Mr. Masahiro Matsuoka (松岡昌宏), one of the popular idol group "TOKIO", appear on and a work of Mr. Mitsuhiko Kamata (鎌田光彦), a famous photographer. In addition, "Sakurabito (さくらびと)" of a rock band Swish! used here as a shooting place for a music video. Cherry blossoms are in full bloom from early May to mid May. Visitors should look at it on a sidewalk because a ranch is a private land. A parking lot and a restroom are not provided. A lot of the visitors park their cars on the shoulder of a road. By the way, Horomoe Large Cherry Tree (幌萌の大山桜) is relatively near here, too.

A Sakimori Cherry Tree
Muroan Sakimori Cherry Tree
Cars Stop on Shoulder of Road
Muroan Sakimori Cherry Tree

Movie of A Sakimori Cherry Tree

Movie of Sapporo Beer Sapporo Classic CM

Movie of Sakurabito

Horomoe Large Cherry Tree

Horomoe Large Cherry Tree (幌萌の大山桜) is a cherry tree in Horomoe-cho, Muroran city, and is well-known for the largest Yezo mountain cherry (エゾヤマザクラ) in Iburi district. Garyu Korean Hill Cherry (臥龍の霞桜) is planted nearby the Horomoe Large Cherry Tree, too, but cherry blossoms does not seems to bloom. The cherry blossoms are in full bloom from early May to mid May. During that time, the cherry tree is lit up at the evening, and Ms. Akiko Ota (太田亜紀子) helds a piano concert, too. Admission free. A parking lot is free of charge. At that time, a temporary toilet is provided, too. Article is here

Horomoe Large Cherry Tree
Horomoe Large Cherry Tree in Muroran

MURORAN

Muroran (室蘭) that about 90,000 people live along Pacific Ocean is the 11th largest industrial city in Hokkaido, and is located in the central part of the Hokkaido. The city has a relatively calm climate, and it is cold with temperatures 20 degrees in a summer, and it is warm with temperatures -2 degrees in a winter. The Muroran mean "A place with a small downward slope" in Ainu language. Muroran Port (Another name: Hkucho Gulf) surrounded by Etomo Peninsula (絵鞆半島) is famous for forming a good natural harbor, and has been called "Iron Town" since a long time, and developed as a port town of heavy and chemical industries. There are factories of Nippon Steel Sumikin (新日鉄住金) and Japan Steel Works (日本製鋼所). As for Kanamoto (カナモト * the TSE First Section presentation) and Narasaki Industry (ナラサキ産業 * the TSE Second Section presentation), here is a establishment of their business place. Therefore the city is a few town that vistors can unusually enjoy a scenery of the factories in Hokkaido, and night views are popular, too. Article is here

Itanki Beach
Itanki Beach

Look of A Sakimori Cherry Tree

About 10 m height Yezo Mountain Cherry with over 100 years old is planted on the ranch at about 130 m above sea level. A background changes depending on the direction that the visitors see along a sidewalk, and those views are very nice. You can try to find your favorite view.

A Sakimori Cherry Tree (Source: Muroran City)
Muroan Sakimori Cherry Tree
Background Is Sea Side
Muroan Sakimori Cherry Tree
Background Is Wind Power Generation
Muroan Sakimori Cherry Tree
Admission fee Free of charge
Parking lot Parking lot is not provided
Business hours Open for 24 hours
Regular closing day Open all year round
Telephone number +81-143-22-1111
Home page Home page is here
Mapcode 159 491 032*85

List of Accommodations

Refer to following websites for accommodations in the Muroran. You can get information regarding online reviews and photos.

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Muroran Youth Hostel(室蘭ユースホステル)
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Hotel Muroran Hills(ホテル室蘭ヒルズ)
Muroran Prince Hotel(室蘭プリンスホテル)
Escale Muroran(エスカル室蘭)
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Hotel Bayside Muroran(ホテル ベイサイド室蘭)
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Dormy Inn Higashimuroran(ドーミーイン東室蘭)
Hotel New Badget Muroran(ホテルニューバジェット室蘭)
Hotel Route Inn Higashimuroran-Ekimae(ホテル ルートイン東室蘭駅前)
Hotel Sun Route Muroran(ホテルサンルート室蘭)
Muroran Plaza Hotel(室蘭プラザホテル)
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Muroran Green Hotel(室蘭グリーンホテル)
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Hotel Million(ホテルミリオン)
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Business Hotel New Marushin(ビジネスホテル ニューまるしん)
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Jalan
Ryokan Hokkai(旅館 北海)
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Jalan
Komichi(こみち)
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Jalan
Kanemasa Ryokan(金政旅館)
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Jalan
Rakuten
Booking.com

A page of Muroran is here

Muroran

A page of Hokkaido Cherry Tree is here

Hokkaido Cherry Tree

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