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Kokyo Gaien, Chiyoda 100-0002, Tokyo Prefecture
Ginza, Tokyo Nihonbashi
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Reviewed 14 November 2018

I was here in March and most trees were without leaves, but to see this just before the leaves change in full green gives a complete different effect. This is a park that needs to be seen in all seasons to understand its design. Their...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Warner L
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Yes wounderful place to go, near the circunferece of imperial palace grownds you have to walk a lot But us worth it,

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 575richardm575
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

A wonderful free open public space to sit and enjoy the cool breeze from the changing fountain exhibits

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 777SarahB777
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The gardens of the Imperial Palace provide a green space in the center of the busy city, and link to what was the SHogun;s castle before the Meiji Restoration of 1868. Parts of the castle can still be viewed, including gates and small guard towers,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Frank C
Reviewed 27 May 2018

These are the freely accessible gardens outside the Imperial grounds. It's a great area for picnicking under manicured trees and overlooking a variety of flowering plants and water features.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank conifer_doc
Reviewed 18 April 2018

This park is spacious, with many Japanese black pines planted over the entire park. It is a good place to view central Tokyo and the moats, bridges, walls, gates and guardhouses of the Imperial Palace. From here, tourists will head to the famous Nijubashi bridge...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 19 January 2018

Enjoy the water fountains, restaurant facing it or just relax in the park, in the middle of Tokyo. It is a little oasis where you can sit and relax. For more on Tokyo, visit "hiddenjapanguide".

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank rie s
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Easy to get - just about 10 minutes walk from Tokyo station , this beautiful garden is another example of a well manicured Japanese park where you can have a relaxed stroll . Don't miss the famous Kusunoki Masashige statue and the two Seimon bridges...More

Date of experience: November 2017
3  Thank saul g
Reviewed 27 October 2017

You have to past through this beautiful garden to see the Ni-ju bashi 2 tiered bridge and Imperial Palace. The trees are beautifully manicured. We were there during cherry blossom time and there were a few cherry blossom trees.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Betty C
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Any visitor to Tokyo has to visit the Meiji Shrine, the outer gardens of the Imperial Palace, the Kannon Temple at Asakusa, and, perhaps, the Skytree. Kōkyo-gaien are the large outer gardens of the Imperial Palace, which are also a public park and contain a...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank macfhraing
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Ginza / Tokyo Nihonbashi
Ginza is famous for being a trendy hotspot, but it's
also a downtown area with shops that were founded over
a hundred years ago. Department stores and luxury
boutiques line the route from Nihonbashi to Ginza.
It's a long established tradition to shop and stroll
while the road is closed to traffic. Luxury hotels,
world class cuisine from talented chefs, and a
collection of glitzy clubs will make this area popular
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