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Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden

11 Naitocho, Shinjuku 160-0014, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3341-1461
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11 Naitocho, Shinjuku 160-0014, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3341-1461
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very pleasant gardens to walk around for an hour or so with an interesting Taiwanese Pagoda and ponds. Interesting photo opportunities from a juxtaposition perspective with the Dotcomo Tower towering above the Gardens. I am sure there would be more colour in Spring/Summer and also...More

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had kept visiting the National Gardens for our last day in Tokyo. We started by walking around the ponds and then Japanese traditional garden area - with a short stop at one of the tea houses due to the heavy rain (public announcements in...More

Thank SteveF77
Reviewed 5 days ago

This park was right next to our hotel but never thought of visiting as we had such a packed schedule to see the rest of the city. I'm glad we did. It is quite breathtaking. You pay a small fee to enter the grounds, and...More

Thank Marq99
Reviewed 5 days ago

On a hot summers day, a walk in the cool shade of the established forests and gardens is a source of relaxation. It was quiet and peaceful.

Thank Josh R
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was my second or third time to go to Shinjuku Gyoen and it's always a pleasure to go. There wasn't anything too special in bloom right now, but we were able to enjoy the amazing trees and nice sites throughout the garden. It's huge-...More

Thank Korinirin
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you are nature lover, visit this place. The place is full of more than hundred year old trees. This is a garden surrounded by skycrapers around. Better to go to this place during Cherry Blossom season. Nice place to take photos. When I went...More

Thank Tashjaz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This national garden is so beautiful with Trees flowers and landscaping Nice place for photos and picnics Only spent few hours because of the tours timing but would definitely recommend to spend whole day

Thank jayutrip
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gardens are a great way to get some down time while taking in the sights of Tokyo, the rose gardens are amazing

Thank David R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Gyoen national gardens is splendid open park made of Japanese, French and English gardens which are all spectacular . It has large open grassed areas to sit and relax and nice park benches scattered around the park to sit and take in the views.There...More

Thank Chris G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The National Garden is worth a visit - go early if it is a hot day! Very inexpensive. We enjoyed the walk and the architecture. Be sure to take time for a Match Tea in one of the tea gardens. It was absolutely delicious! A...More

Thank MiljaCanada
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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Mj L
7 July 2017|
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Response from Carol U | Reviewed this property |
Sorry can't help you, we are here now and the leaves are green. I would imagine in the autumn they would turn a different colour, but never been here before.
29 May 2017|
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Response from Gaucho83 | Reviewed this property |
Yes my Japanese friends say August is hot and humid. Can't tell you how to get there. Google map it from where you will be staying.
1 May 2017|
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Response from FoodCritic89 | Reviewed this property |
Meiji and Shibuya are on Yamanote line, several stops from Shinjuku. Both parks invite you to take your time. You could do all three, I would end the day at Shibuya and have dinner.