Road near Nakasendo Sakurasawa
1135 Sakurasawa Road Nakasendo
[ID] 1583  ( ID:1583 )
[Photographer] Kusakabe,Kinbei
[Album] Kusakabe,Kinbei (Album)
[Place] Nagano
[Date] Middle Meiji
[Color] color
[Size] 265x205
[Cabinet] 38-31-0
[Keyword] highway/man and woman/river

The view of the Nakasendo near the Sakurazawa. A fence is built along the Kiso River to the right. Three travelers wearing hats can be seen. The name Sakurazawa is said to originate both from the cherry blossoms that bloom there and the war lord Sakurazawa family who reigned in the region during the middle ages.