East Gardens of the Imperial Palace

US $78.50 / Group

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Hi! I'm Takashi Komiya.

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Description of this tour

The sturdily built Ohte-mon, the main gate of Edo castle, a remnant of the Edo period
Museum of the Imperial Collections near the Ohte-mon has holdings of over 8,000 art pieces, all donated by the Imperial family. They are painting, pottery, calligraphy, handicraft and so on from both within Japan and other countries.
The long guardhouse called Hyakunin Bansho which used to be guarded by Ninjya.
Fujimi yagura, the last remaining fortification of the three turrets of Edo castle.
Castle Tower Base where Edo Castle Tower was around 62m (200ft) and destroyed by the big fire 360 years ago. The reconstruction was canceled in a peaceful time of Edo period.
A Japanese garden called Ninomaru Teien, typical promenade type garden.


Sample Tour Timeline

10:00 AM
Lobby of Palace Hotel Tokyo (Marunouchi Tokyo)

Meeting place(Time 10:00)  recommended but flexible

10:00 AM
Lobby of Palace Hotel Tokyo (Marunouchi Tokyo)

Meeting place(Time 10:00)  recommended but flexible

10:30 AM
The Ohte-mon at East Gardens of the Imperial Palace

This tour will go to the east garden of the imperial palace where you can enjoy noble and solemn atmosphere with beautiful flowers. There are historical sites of Edo castle, home to the shogun and the center of his government, with a beautiful Japanese garden. You must try this tour to feel deep Japan.
The Garden is closed on the following days and occasions. Every Monday and Friday (open on National Holiday except the Emperor's Birthday, December 23)

10:30 AM
The Ohte-mon at East Gardens of the Imperial Palace

This tour will go to the east garden of the imperial palace where you can enjoy noble and solemn atmosphere with beautiful flowers. There are historical sites of Edo castle, home to the shogun and the center of his government, with a beautiful Japanese garden. You must try this tour to feel deep Japan.
The Garden is closed on the following days and occasions. Every Monday and Friday (open on National Holiday except the Emperor's Birthday, December 23)

12:00 PM
the exit of Imperial Palace

Dismissing place (Time ●●:●●)

12:00 PM
the exit of Imperial Palace

Dismissing place (Time ●●:●●)

Additional Details

Where we meet

Lobby of Palace Hotel Tokyo (Marunouchi Tokyo)

What's included
Things you need
  • Dinner
  • Lunch
  • Admission fee
  • Transport expenses
Notes:

Your transportation cost (Approx. 200yen by subway or JR train from hotel at central part of Tokyo to Tokyo Station which is near the garden)
Lunch, dinner, entrance fee (free for the garden)
Hotel pick up

Guest Requirements

Allwelcome

Cancellation Policy

Any trip or experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.