There is more to Tokyo than meets the eye. Although skyscrapers and futuristic technology abound, the city also happens to hide a plethora of green spaces.
Traditional Japanese gardens can be found dotted throughout this modern city. These Tokyo gardens are some of the finest botanical gardens in Japan. And each one offers visitors something special. Best of all, there is a Tokyo garden to enjoy at any time of the year.
You can stroll through the gorgeous landscape, pack a picnic lunch to savor on the grass, admire the cherry blossoms, and simply immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Japan. Plus, many gardens in Japan incorporate aspects of the local religions in the form of shrines and temples.
Finding yourself within the peaceful embrace of nature while in one of the largest cities in the world is a rather unique experience, to say the least.
So, regardless of what season you visit Tokyo, make sure to add one of these magical Japanese gardens to your itinerary: