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Updated: June 27, 2024

Imperial Palace, Chidori-ga-fuchi Moat Lantern-Floating Event 皇居千鳥ヶ淵 灯ろう流し

Chidori-ga-fuchi boating area and Kitanomaru Park, 2-3 Chiyoda City, Tokyo
2024-7-24 - 2024-7-25

See 1000 floating lanterns illuminate the waters of the Imperial Palace's Chidori-ga-fuchi Moat. Each floating lantern is inscribed with a wish. If you want to write your own wish, you can apply online in advance.
*Boat ride applications are via lottery. Lanterns can only be purchased in advance, and are not sold on the day.
*Please visit the official website for more information

Photo by Chiyoda City Tourism Association

How to Get There

  • Kudanshita Station | 10 mins on foot
    Tozai Line | Hanzomon Line | Toei Shinjuku Line


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Opening Hours

  • 19:00-20:00 (Planned)
  • Note:
    Please check the official website in advance, as details are subject to change.

Please check the official event website for the latest updates on opening dates and times, prices, and other information.