Kyu Shiba Rikyu Garden is a restorative green oasis, set amid the tallest skyscrapers in Tokyo. Beautiful bridges, choice flowers in every season, and lush greenery make this classic Japanese garden a hidden gem.
Open: Every day, except Dec 29 – Jan3
Hours: 9:00 – 17:00
This garden is right next to Hamamatsucho station (home of the Best-Dressed Nude Statue in Tokyo) and here’s more to do in the neighborhood, while you’re there:
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