The East Gardens of the Imperial Palace (Edo Castle Ruin), Chiyoda

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To escape the hustle of urban life in Tokyo, duck into The East Gardens of the Imperial Palace (Edo Castle Ruin) and appreciate the serenity of this expansive public space. Once part of a Tokugawa shogun's palace grounds, the gardens are surrounded by a moat and contain carefully maintained Japanese maples and other plants, as well as several peaceful ponds and trails. Prepare to do a lot of walking, and seek out the original palace walls, which still stand within the gardens. With our custom trip planner, Tokyo attractions like The East Gardens of the Imperial Palace (Edo Castle Ruin) can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • In fact come to the Imperial Palace for the first time. There are running close in the Tokyo Marathon, has been nearby at Empire Hotel receptions, etc.. Also at this time Tokyo Marathon finish line. Travellers can revenge next year but unfortunately this is a DNS, independently of their own. But Tokyo is warm. In the light of the day hot.
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  • Went there recently and had a nice relaxing morning. Was sad that the main donjon hasn't been reconstructed. I would think the govn't would be able to find it in their budget to reconstruct the donjon...  more »
  • Too much the day ago, Yang was walking in. Plum was. Oriental paperbush and Bokeh flower was blooming. Fewer people is a big city, was visiting. One of the stone walls impressed one bigger, with the great men of old times. Ooku, honmaru ruins became a blanket of grass, watered and is the former site of Matsuno corridor. More foreign, were published in a foreign country did. In the moat, whooper Swan, little Grebe, c. For the Chinese new year, many people in China.
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