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Updated: May 31, 2019
Roughly 600 lanterns illuminate the water of the Imperial Palace moat against the backdrop of Kitanomaru Park. Those with reservations may ride a boat from the Chidorigafuchi boating area to set the lanterns on the water.
If you don't wish to ride a boat, 300 lanterns will be available for guests to purchase and write their wishes on.