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Soto Sakuradamon Gate

Kokyogaien, Chiyoda 100-0002, Tokyo Prefecture
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One.of Edo castle gate

Historical place. IF you come out from this gate, you can see Capitol on your right. if you turn... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
i s
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Dallas, Texas
via mobile
Part of the Imperial Palace grounds

The Soto Sakuradamon Gate is on the south side of the palace grounds and remains open all the time... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
KND2014
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Thousand Oaks, California
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  • Excellent12%
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  • Average24%
  • Poor2%
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20 Jul 2017
“Impressive!”
4 weeks ago
“One.of Edo castle gate”
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Kokyogaien, Chiyoda 100-0002, Tokyo Prefecture
Akasaka, Roppongi
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Historical place. IF you come out from this gate, you can see Capitol on your right. if you turn left, you will be approaching Ginza area. If you come in cherry blossom time, it is very beautiful.

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Reviewed 10 November 2017

The Soto Sakuradamon Gate is on the south side of the palace grounds and remains open all the time. It allows joggers and bike riding around the south east side of the palace and provides access to the east side where the primary tourist entry...More

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Reviewed 21 July 2017

Soto Sakuradamon Gate is very close to the entrance of the Eastern Imperial Gardens. The gate itself is very impressive and shows some of the fascinating history that is still present in downtown Tokyo!

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Reviewed 16 February 2017

This is one of a number of impressive gates into the outer area of the Imperial Palace and is quite impressive and if you are visiting then it is a good exercise to ealk around the Palace and enter this gate..

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Reviewed 30 January 2017

Sakuradamon, beautiful in its own right, is a nice starting point for a walk (or run) counter-clockwise around the Imperial Palace, a total of 5 kilometers. This will take you past all the gorgeous spots of the Palace, including the East Garden and Nijuubashi (Bridge)....More

Thank warren D
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

This gate is one that is open to the public most of the time and is in the exterior grounds of the Imperial Palace and not that far from the Palace Hotel. One side you have the old Japan with the Palace and its beautiful...More

Thank Oldjack
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Reviewed 1 June 2016

Part of the Imperial Palace exterior grounds, it is great piece of edo history in the middle of bustling Tokyo! You can run through the gate and although the building won't change, the seasons and surrounding trees will change and it is amazing during Cherry...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2016

Its just another gate of the Edo Imperial Palace complex, but you can find several cherry trees in here, excellent for pictures and very relaxing. Recommended to stop if you visit this area.

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Reviewed 16 February 2016

It is one of the entrances to the imperial palace grounds - well preserved with interesting details.

Thank Kasia Z
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area has declared itself as the most fashionable spot
to be seen. The area also hosts the National Art
Center and the Mori Art Museum and lots of trendy art
galleries.
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