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Updated: July 19, 2018

Asakusa Sumida River Lanterns on the river 墨田・台東連携記念 隅田川 とうろう流し

Azuma-Bashi Bridge / Sumida Park

Toro Nagashi is a symbol of summer with the soothing beauty of paper lanterns floating along the tranquil Sumida-gawa River. Participants make a wish and release their lanterns from the Sumida Park Shinsui Terrace near Azuma-bashi Bridge.

The lanterns are distributed and available for purchase. Contact the Asakusa Tourist Federation.

How to Get There

  • Asakusa Sta. | 3 min on foot
    Ginza Line | Asakusa Line | Isesaki Line |Tsukuba Express


Opening Hours

  • 18:30-20:15
  • See official website/local tourist information office
  • The event will be held as scheduled in light rain.

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See official website for entry fees

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