Many people like trees because they are beautiful and protect the environment by offering the necessary shade, shelter, and colors. They also refresh the air supply by producing oxygen and eliminating carbon dioxide. Check these top tree tunnels that attract tourists worldwide.
Cherry Blossom Tunnel
This beautiful German tunnel is in Bonn, and people also call it Heerstrabe because it transforms an average street into a colorful cherry blossom tree tunnel each spring. Unfortunately, it lasts for only about 1 week based on specific weather conditions.
Autumn Tree Tunnel
This place is astonishing and you can find it in the US each autumn. There are different environmental factors that contribute to changes in the colors of the stunning foliage, but many people come here to enjoy this view.
Yew Tree Tunnel
Visit one of the most interesting UK gardens to see it because this tree tunnel is quite a famous tourist attraction. It was planted about 2 centuries ago, but this tunnel still keeps its beautiful look.
The Dark Hedges
This tunnel consists of colorful beech trees that are about 3 centuries old, and it’s located in Northern Ireland. The first beech trees were planted by James Stuart who wanted to impress his guests approaching Gracehill House.
Tunnel of Love
This interesting tree tunnel is situated in Klevan, which is a small Ukrainian city. There is a legend among local inhabitants that if couples passing through it make their wish of having a pure and strong love, their dreams will come true.
Johannesburg is a home for this spectacular South African tunnel that consists of many Jacaranda trees that blossom each autumn and adds the colorful splashes of blue and purple into its urban landscape.
This Japanese tree tunnel is famous for its different wisteria species that create a beautiful ceiling of flowers. Local people even celebrate a special festival in Kitakyushu and a few other cities.
It’s another Japanese tree tunnel located in Arashiyama, which is a home for the national and historic bamboo forest called a scenic beauty place. Its height is more than 500m.
Ginkgo Tree Tunnel
Japanese culture is known for appreciating Gingko Biloba, so this tree tunnel is often visited by locals and tourists. It’s interesting that these trees survived even the bombing of Hiroshima.