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【Sakura 2019】Illuminated Cherry Blossoms / Chidori-ga-fuchi Ryokudo @CHIDORIGAFUCHI

Illuminated Cherry Blossoms

If you enjoy cherry blossoms, it is beautiful to see with the moat of the Imperial Palace. 

This week I will share about "2019 cherry-blossom viewing party"!

※This article is an English translation of an article posted in March 2019.
Read this article in Japanese / 日本語で読む



About Chidori-ga-fuchi Ryokudo

It is one of Tokyo's famous places where cherry blossoms bloom.

There are many cherry blossoms on the promenade along the Imperial Palace.

Imagine the beauty of lights and cherry blossoms.

This event is called "Sakura Festival".

When you come from Kudanshita Station, you can walk on the moat side.

Waiting time is short when coming from Hanzomon Station.

If you want to avoid congestion, we recommend that you come from the Hanzomon station.


It is Chidori-ga-fuchi Ryokudo entrance when it comes from Kudanshita Station.

Many people are on the first day of the Sakura Festival

Yasukuni Shrine side

There is a staff at the entrance of the promenade that encourages left-hand traffic.


Cherry blossoms now

This photo was taken while walking along the Chidorigafuchi Ryokudo.

cherry blossom bloomed★★★★☆

congestion rates★★★★☆

(Photo:Mar 27, 2019)


You can see cherry blossoms in front of you at the place near the moat.

The contrast between the brightness of cherry blossoms and the darkness of moat is beautiful

Sakura and moat

And I noticed that the cherry blossoms increased in a short time.

It is the first day of the Sakura Festival, there will be more people from the next day.

There are sooooo many people!

 You can enjoy various colors of light from around the boat dock.


Chidori-ga-fuchi Boat Pier

special sakura season price:800 yen for 30 minutes or 1,600 yen for 1 hour (per boat)


Food & Drinks

Chidori-ga-fuchi Ryokudo is a no-party area.

Therefore, there are no stalls, just a convenience store nearby.


Illuminated cherry blossoms


Location:Chidori-ga-fuchi Ryokudo

Illuminated Cherry Blossom Viewing:Sunset from March 27 (Wed) to April 7 (Sun) (18:00 to 22:00)
※ By the flowering situation of cherry blossoms, we may change conduct, and may cancel.
Trash can:×

※You can see the live camera of Chidori-ga-fuchi on the official website.


Other cherry blossoms

Enjoy cherry blossoms in Tokyo



See you at the next picnic!