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“cherry blossoms”(26 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to visit in Autumn and during Sakura time for tourists but it is also very nice place during the summer as well. Options to eat are also good e.g. small restaurant named Shapla India is good place to eat Indian curries.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Venus P
Reviewed 30 August 2018

During Spring season this river takes everyone's attention because of its beautiful Cherry Blossom trees. During Autumn it quietly flows down and so clean water. During Summer its a place to rest and relax with loved ones. During Winter it becomes cold and freezing. This...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Sisi J
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Nice river which should be visited in March during cherry blossom otherwise you lose the charming effect of the place.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank e-Laurent
Reviewed 23 July 2018

The Meguro River sakura viewing is special because the flowers are lined along both sides of the river. The nearest subway station is Nakameguro station, not Meguro station. A short walk (just follow the crowd) will take you to the river and you will be...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank tham2015
Reviewed 13 July 2018

It was a true beauty viewing the Sakura at night along Meguro River. I was shared with a friend who has visited this place that makes me want to visit when I was there on a business trip + personal visit. My first time going...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Jennifer O
Reviewed 28 May 2018

similar to the philosopher path in Kyoto. recommended only during cherry blossom. as there nothing else to do

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Keat K
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

When we arrived Tokyo, we were able to catch the last few days of the cherry blossoms. The sides of the river were crowded with locals who wanted to enjoy the flowers too. Cherry blossoms line the river and lanterns light it up at night....More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Coellum
Reviewed 4 May 2018

We went to Meguro River at the height of cherry blossom season (1st week in April). We got there early (8:30am) and it was not that crowded. There is a subway stop that is only a couple of blocks away. It's a great walk –...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Spudrunner
Reviewed 28 April 2018

We only saw some of the trees with the blossoms getting ready to bloom. Three weeks later this walk would be pretty in Pink with all the Sakura blossoms. The walk along the river was lovely and offered a nice stroll with nature. Any time...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank sjworldtravels
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Despite how crowded it could become on the top Sakura season (March-April), this place is full of good restaurants and good vibe on the streets.

Date of experience: March 2018
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yourself in Meiji Jingu or Sasaki Park. In contrast,
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