Sakura city is located in northeastern Chiba Prefecture. It is situated 40 kilometers northeast of the Tokyo and 15 kilometers from Narita International Airport. Chiba City, the prefectural capital, lies 15 kilometers southwest of Sakura. Lake Imba and the Imba Marsh form the northern city limits. Located in this square is a Dutch windmill, a symbol of goodwill between the Netherlands and Japan, which is a Dutch drainage type made in the Netherlands and the first built in Japan. The Tulip Festival is celebrated in April every year in this square. In the Sakura Furusato Square by the Inba Swamp, more than 530,000 tulips bloom around the windmill.