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Ueno Park

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Ueno, Asakusa
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Address: Uenokoen, Taito 110-0007, Tokyo Prefecture
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Phone Number: +81 3-3828-5644
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05:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 05:00 - 23:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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This large park is a favorite destination of Tokyo residents, and within...

This large park is a favorite destination of Tokyo residents, and within can be found many of the city's main attractions including the Tokyo National Museum, Ueno zoo and the National Museum of Western Art.

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First of all, Ueno park is very HUGE park. If you want to visit every corner of this park, you will need to spend at least 3 hours to do so. The view of Ueno park is stunning and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Malaysia
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

First of all, Ueno park is very HUGE park. If you want to visit every corner of this park, you will need to spend at least 3 hours to do so. The view of Ueno park is stunning and inside Ueno park there are plenty of shrines. You can watch some street performance here. You can cycling around here.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Came to Ueno park mainly due to the museums, galleries and zoo in the area, but was pleasantly surprised by how spacious and well kept it was. We were here in Autumn on a wet Saturday but there were still a large number of people, visiting the park. Wasn't high on our list of places to go initially but was... More 

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Irvine, California, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Large park with a lot of nice walking areas, most of which are not too strenuous, if you get there in the morning as well it wont be crowded. We went on a Sunday and they had a bunch of vendors selling very good food (not sure if that is a weekly thing though).

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went to Tokyo for cherry blossoms in early to mid April and managed to see the last bits of cherry blossoms and experienced hanami. Too beautiful. A must do for bucket lists.

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Katsushika-ku, Tokyo, Japan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This park has it all, a lake, a zoo, many museums and art gallery, temples, statues, street food, but the best time to go is in spring when the cherry blossoms bloom. You can take a plastic sheet and have a picnic by the lake. But be warned, it gets absolutely packed.

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is probably one of the most crowded spot for cherry blossom viewing. You will see many locals and some tourists sitting along the walkway under the cherry blossom trees eating, drinking, singing and chatting. The cherry blossom parties will go on from late morning to night.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

It is worth to visit also in autumn time, the colors are amazing and the atmosphere is very nice. We had some grate pictures

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

As with everything in Tokyo, the museums in this park do not open until 10. The ground of the park, however, are open. I visited early one day before 10. I walked the ground and admired the fall leaves on the trees. There was a shrine open but nothing else. A great way to spend an hour before getting to... More 

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Nozawaonsen-mura, Japan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Such a great relaxing place to visit in Tokyo city. Temple, zoo, art museum & parks. Do spare some time to enjoy coffee in the center of the park.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The park is huge and beautiful. There was a concert at the park that made the local culture felt. It's December so the trees and flowers aren't so beautiful.

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Ueno, Asakusa
Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa. Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit a variety of different museums and galleries. At Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at the end of the year, when many people go on shopping sprees. The town of Asakusa, developed around Sensoji temple, has many shops selling goods and clothing from old Japan, making it a great place for souvenir hunting. It's also known for various annual festivals, and the whole district gets involved with the huge Sanja Festival in May.
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