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Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden

11 Naitocho, Shinjuku 160-0014, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3341-1461
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“cherry blossoms” (316 reviews)
“beautiful park” (188 reviews)
“full bloom” (86 reviews)
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11 Naitocho, Shinjuku 160-0014, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3341-1461
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went here with my wife and couldn't beleive that this was only 2 blocks away from the hustle and bustle of crazy busy Shinjuku. This place is quite big and you could easily spend a day here just relaxing and chillin out. There are places...More

Thank Waxmanloilee
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This garden is fantastic. I visited 3 times already. Is it green jungle inside Tokyo...i highly recommended.

Thank Ondřej Š
Reviewed 3 days ago

A must see in Tokyo, the gardens are stunning we were here as the leaves were changing colour. There are different garden structures our favourite was the Japanese Gardens

Thank Gen43
Reviewed 3 days ago

Give yourself plenty of time to wander around. The toilets are scarce so make sure you get your bearings

Thank dreaming303
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This park was really close to our hotel and we visited it the last day in tokyo,was really worth it, the view and the scenarios were really incredible for a park that is surrounded from skyscrapers,you need to pay to get in but for this...More

1  Thank nether D
Reviewed 4 days ago

I've been here plenty of times, but the BEST time to go is definitely hanami (cherry blossoms) season. Bring your tarp, get some lunch and go park yourself under some trees. What a great way to spend a morning.

Thank gcincinnati
Reviewed 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week 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
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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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 Krisna P | Reviewed this property |
Not sure now, in march April were blooming. Sorry could not help.
23 September 2017|
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Response from nether D | Reviewed this property |
Japan rail pass will take you in all of these location