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Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden

11 Naitocho, Shinjuku 160-0014, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3341-1461
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USD 101.55*
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“beautiful park” (199 reviews)
“full bloom” (89 reviews)
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11 Naitocho, Shinjuku 160-0014, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3341-1461
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is lit as heck. First thing we did when we arrived as we had a few hours to kill before dinner and kicked the trip off to a good start. Traditional buildings, white bridges, Japanese blossom trees, koi fish, the lot, and accompanied...More

Thank Milbert G
Reviewed yesterday

We were fortunate to catch the Cherry Blossoms falling off the trees, so everything was covered in pink. The gardens are well kept, bathrooms were easily accessible. There was a place to purchase food items and trinkets. We loved it.

Thank Donna Z
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A MUST see when visiting Tokyo. A small entry fee on admission. The gardens are beautifully presented & so much to see. Don’t forget your camera, many people we’re bird watching, admiring the traditional Japanese gardens & shines all within the gated National Garden. Would...More

Thank Lyndall66
Reviewed 2 days ago

200 yen to enter , nice stroll after a busy and stress full day on the super cramped Tokyo sub way . I enjoyed the park but was staying in Shinjuku I would not travel far to see it tho , if your in the...More

Thank chris k
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place is just amazing. The park is laid out really well, beautiful lakes and trees. Really good spot for all kinds of photography. My only regret is not coming earlier in the day to enjoy this place for longer.

Thank I_wander_asia
Reviewed 4 days ago

Shinjuku Gyoen is so huge, it's easy to get lost. It has beautiful variety of cherry blossoms. April is the season to visit. This was my favorite attraction in Tokyo

Thank BlackMambaNumberFive
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We spent a winter morning walking around the park. Obviously it would have looked better in Spring and Summer, but it was still nice in winter. We found the nicest places to be were around the ponds, so we followed the waterways from one end...More

Thank Jeremy M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I sited in winter, still a beautiful walk although probable not as much to see. Very tranquil and worth a visit for only 200 yen.

Thank Roxine O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A huge and amazing garden with breathtaking views. Beautiful manicured trees. Can imagine even more amazing during spring.

Thank Belle N
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is an entrance fee to enter the park. Payment via the vending machine. Weather was and cool. We buy snacks at Shinjuku train station before heading to the park.We managed to visit the greenhouse, it was warm inside. Overall would like to visit again...More

Thank Cheapskate 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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Chaitanya C
17 December 2017|
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Response from Harsingar | Reviewed this property |
Mar 10~17 is a bit early for Sakura in Tokyo. Sakura blooming in Japan begins from the SOuthern islands of Shikoku, Kyushu and then the "Sakura front" moves northward. As one of the reviewers said, the trees in Gyoen will... More
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