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Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden

11 Naitocho, Shinjuku 160-0014, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3341-1461
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“beautiful park” (195 reviews)
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11 Naitocho, Shinjuku 160-0014, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3341-1461
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Reviewed yesterday

This gardens is so beautiful and peaceful. I visited this gardens in winter, it was still a great place to spend a morning With a small cost of ¥200 the park exceeds expectations. One can spend hours strolling around the gardens with views of well-pruned...More

Thank DimasNugrahaS1
Reviewed 2 days ago

Even if you are not into trees, this is a lovely space to just sit in the sun and read (bring an egg sandwich + can coffee). But if you like trees, this is a MUST visit, no matter what the season. It was the...More

Thank Harsingar
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

In the madness and mayhem that is Shinjuku the gardens are an absolute gem. it costs next to nothing to enter and they are totally worth a visit they are extremely well maintained and the waters and temples are beautiful. they are only a short...More

Thank Rachel P
Reviewed 5 days ago

Autumn going to winter, and the trees were full of colours. There is a fee to the garden but its worth it

Thank RAJ_Grewal23
Reviewed 5 days ago

I thought I could just pop in and have a quick look but I ended up spending close to 3 hours here. It was really vast and there were a lot of different areas to explore. It was still autumn and the colors were beautiful...More

1  Thank Yellowbell78
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a great free park to admire the fall colors (Momiji). Many great picture opportunities and a busy shopping area as well.

Thank Jry550
Reviewed 5 days ago

Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden is beautiful so do not miss it. The colors are unique and the views are very nice.

Thank Yossi N
Reviewed 6 days ago

I visited the park during the fall season and it was beautiful. Take the walk around the ponds where you can see nice colors and beautiful trees. Ask for the Japanese map with the leaves colors direction. I also spot nice colors in front of...More

Thank anez12
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It's a beautiful park. The autumn colours make this place magical. We spent a few hours here and enjoyed seeing some locals painting. It's 200yen and it's worth it. I think this is the best park in Tokyo

Thank P1311YGemmat
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This garden is quite big and it is in the heart of the city. We were here as this is the last place to see Autumn leaves by Dec 1st week. It is a trip worth it. The garden is a paid one . Just...More

Thank PamelaCheong
Shinjuku is the commuting capital of Tokyo, and
contains the busiest train station in the world. To
the west, there's an office district with the Tokyo
Metropolitan Government Office at its center. To the
east, there’s a district with long-established
department stores, cinemas and theaters. Shinjuku
Gyoen is a park originally built as the garden for the
Imperial Household. It is quite famous as a venue for
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30 September 2017|
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Response from blinddriver | Reviewed this property |
Skip it in winter time. This place is best to go in spring and summer.
24 September 2017|
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Response from Debra F | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure because we we there in spring for the cherry blossom and azaleas but I think November is best for the autumn colours
24 September 2017|
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Response from Journeyman644 | Reviewed this property |
We were there in Japan in early spring, when all the flowering cherries were blooming. The seasons seem to be a limitless later than ours. I would assume they are turning about now. It is very lush abundant flowers and... More