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Wadakura Fountain Park

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Early evening stroll

We came across this tranquil small modern park whilst taking a stroll before dinner. The various... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sarah B
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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Modern fountain park

We stopped here on our way from the Imperial Palace to Central Station and were fortunate to see... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
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3-1 Kokyogaien, Chiyoda 100-0002, Tokyo Prefecture
Ginza, Tokyo Nihonbashi
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came across this tranquil small modern park whilst taking a stroll before dinner. The various fountains constantly change intensity always giving the eye something new to observe

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We stopped here on our way from the Imperial Palace to Central Station and were fortunate to see the fountains in action. This was a welcome break in the busy city and a memorable place to take some time to relax. There is a good...More

Thank Sandyretriever
Reviewed 27 May 2018

This contemporary park designed around water and fountains is right across the street from the entry point for the East Gardens of the Imperial Palace. It doesn't see heavy tourist traffic, which makes it a great place to find a relaxing quiet moment whether you've...More

Thank Jeffrey D
Reviewed 20 February 2018

The modern construction of spraying fountains, running water installations, modern art were built on the site of the former Edo Castle. The modern juxtaposed to and incorporated into the ancient was noticeable even to me. I was struck by the absence of people on a...More

Thank Jay F
Reviewed 10 December 2017

This fountain park has been constructed in order to celebrate imperial wedding of Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko in 1961, and renewed after the Prince's wedding in 1995. A peaceful and relaxing sensation will flow into visitor's souls, leaving back Tokyo's frenzy at once as...More

Thank Federico M
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Close to the Imperial Palace and gardens this is a small park which at first may not hold your attention but be there at the right time and it comes to life as the fountains take it in turns to do their thing. Well worth...More

Thank DolloNorthNotts
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Located between Tokyo Station and Imperial Palace. Some water is there, but not allowed to step in. When I was there, no fountain was working. To me, this is just an open area. Got a bit surprised seeing this place is listed here.

Thank W7927SH_
Reviewed 16 February 2017

This small park is withing the outer moat of the imoperial palaxe and has a series of water features and a cafe. it loos towards the Palace Hotel and with the back drop of the Imperial Palace. Sadly no water on the day visited.

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 1 January 2017

The fountain park is very close to the Imperial Palace and Gardens. The fountains continuously change their water pattern, so it will keep your attention for awhile. Plus, there is lots of space to explore and take pictures.

Thank interviewtraveler
Reviewed 25 December 2016

I went to Tokyo on business in May and September 2016. The Wadakura Fountain Park is near the Palace Hotel. From it, you can see the Imperial Palace across the street. You walk by fountains and a bridge. Once you exit the park by crossing...More

Thank blairkk25
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Ginza / Tokyo Nihonbashi
Ginza is famous for being a trendy hotspot, but it's
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a hundred years ago. Department stores and luxury
boutiques line the route from Nihonbashi to Ginza.
It's a long established tradition to shop and stroll
while the road is closed to traffic. Luxury hotels,
world class cuisine from talented chefs, and a
collection of glitzy clubs will make this area popular
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