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1-1 Chiyoda, Chiyoda 100-0001, Tokyo Prefecture
Ginza / Tokyo Nihonbashi
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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 Dhiraj H
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
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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
Reviewed June 23, 2018

This is the bridge in the foreground of virtually every picture of the Imperial palace, to find it leave Tokyo Main Station walk forward till you read the moat and go left and follow the water round

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 27, 2018

Bridge to the Imperial Palace which you can't across. But lots of history here. Very popular tourist attraction, which means selfie glory!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank lasvegasfreeway
Reviewed May 27, 2018

It's a lovely pair of bridges, but I would have probably only given it three stars, except we were lucky enough to be there on the morning the Chinese Premier arrived for a meeting with the Emperor. After security cleared the area close to the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank conifer_doc
Reviewed April 12, 2018

The Nijubashi Bridge is just a short walk from the main entrance of Tokyo Station, or you can get off on 2 metro stations as well. There are signs that points you to the Imperial Palace. We visited during cherry blossom season, there were quite...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Brown_Samantha
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