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Updated: June 14, 2019

Sumidagawa River Toro Nagashi (Lantern-Floating Ceremony) 隅田川 とうろう流し

Azumabashi Bridge, Sumida Park
2019-8-10

Toro Nagashi is a summer tradition in which people make wishes and float paper lanterns down a river. In Asakusa, this takes place at Sumida Park, where lanterns are released from Shinsui Terrace, near Azumabashi Bridge. You can also buy your own lantern from the Asakusa Tourist Federation.

Be soothed by the beauty of paper lanterns floating along the tranquil Sumidagawa River.

How to Get There

  • Asakusa Station | 3 min on foot
    Ginza Line | Tobu Isesaki Line
  • Asakusa Station | 5 min on foot
    Asakusa Line
  • Asakusa Station | 10 min on foot
    Tsukuba Express

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Contact

Opening Hours

  • 18:30-20:15
  • For start and finish times, please visit the official website.
  • The event will take place in the event of light rain.

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Price

Paper lantern: 1,500 yen

For charges, visit the official website.

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