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Kokyo Gaien National Garden

3-1 Kokyo-gaien, Chiyoda, Tokyo Prefecture 100-0002, Japan
+81 3-3363-2694
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Ranked #13 of 72 attractions in Chiyoda
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Parks
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Singapore, Singapore
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330 reviews 330 reviews
234 attraction reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

Wonderful place to relax after a day of sightseeing and shopping. We happened to be here when the sun was setting. The warm, golden glow of the setting sun bouncing off the beautiful red leaves..amazing. Move on to the imperial garden across the road after.

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New Westminster, Canada
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67 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013 via mobile

This place makes a very romantic spot at dusk right next to the fountains. It is almost deserted, clean and the fountains change their pattern from calming overflows to roaring and impressive displays. We stumbled on this accidentally while looking for the imperial gardens and ended up staying for some time due to how relaxing it was.

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Jamestown, New York
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133 helpful votes 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

It was great, very well maintained. It was beautiful. A must see while in Japan. Take your time and enjoy it.

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33 attraction reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013 via mobile

Don't expect too much. It is just a square with some fountains. 30 minutes if entertainment at the most. The imperial garden are accross the road, so do combine the both.

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Iran
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43 reviews 43 reviews
17 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

This is a very beautiful garden that I think is a must to visit in Tokyo. A very calm and colorful garden at the center of a bustling city. You should pay to enter the park and it is rather cheap compared to anything else in Tokyo. Plan to spend at least 3-4 hours here and bring your food and... More

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Denver, Colorado
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6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013

Beautiful orange and yellow leaves littered the grounds around the quiet coy pond. A great garden to enjoy a quiet walk.

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Madrid, Spain
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97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

The gardens are huge and overlooks the entrance to the palace is impressive. All very neat and tidy, the streets and the huge lawned garden. You have to walk a bit but worth it.

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