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Jozenji-dori Avenue, Sendai

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A celebrated Sendai promenade lined with zelkova trees, Jozenji-dori Avenue provides many events and jazz festivals along its 700 m (2,296 ft) long stretch. Perfect for shopping and taking a stroll, the street serves as a symbol of the "City of Trees." Sit on the benches in a tunnel of trees and enjoy sculptures by famous artists. Pop into shops and restaurants along the way, then take a stroll through the small park of ginkgo trees at the end of the avenue. With any luck, you'll see musicians performing from small stages in the area. The avenue lies in Sendai downtown area, perpendicular to Kokubuncho Avenue, with 1,000 bars in 500 m (1,640 ft). Make your Sendai itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.
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  • The light-up looked really beautiful but they blocked both entrances in the excuses of covid-19. However, people gathered at both ends to enjoy and take photos of the lights like crazy. 1. It's more.....  more »
  • The street symbolizes the name of Sendai as "the city of trees". Unfortunately, led lighting does not work in the summer, so there is no romance. Erotic sculptures are not highlighted too. We can...  more »
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