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1-1 Chiyoda, Chiyoda 100-0001, Tokyo Prefecture
Ginza / Tokyo Nihonbashi
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The two tiered Nijubashi bridge crosses the moat into the imperial palace. It is only accessible to the public on the Emperor's birthday on the 23rd December and the 2nd January.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Brian M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is perhaps the best picture spot in Tokyo? A must stop to grab a picture for your memories. It can be very busy at times.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank lucycan
Reviewed January 29, 2019 via mobile

You can’t visit the palace, but can only view it from the park. Still a beautiful place to see and a bit isolated from all of the traffic so it’s a peaceful spot.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ms971
Reviewed January 26, 2019

Nijû-bashi is also known as "double bridge" and is located within the Imperial Palace. The bridge forms access to the Imperial Palace and is in a picturesque settting. Great to take photos of with the Imperial Palace in the background.

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank tommomelbourne
Reviewed November 13, 2018

This in reality is the only view of the Imperial Palace by the general public and is a great sight when you get to the right spot for a photo.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Warner L
Reviewed October 30, 2018

You can see but cannot cross. Nice bridge for photos and selfies. Entrance to Imperial palace, just a short walk from Tokyo station.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank PaulSiow
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

There are two ways you can experience “Nijubashi”. One is to only photograph it from outside the palace. There are two bridges in the location. One is the stone bridge which leads to the main gate. Beyond this bridge at an higher elevation is the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dhihaz
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Lovely old bridge and gives you a feeling of old Tokyo. Great for taking photographs. Worth going to see.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank traveller77722
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful example of old Tokyo, beautifully blending with modern day Tokyo Private access to the current emperor’s residence

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 777SarahB777
Reviewed June 25, 2018

Running around the palace is a super nice experience. You get to see the old and the new of Tokyo. If you have time, walk inside the palace to make a visit tour.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank simonsheungming
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