Night view special feature - Fukagawa, Joto Area

Night view special feature - Fukagawa, Joto Area

Fukagawa, Joto Area has many night view spots in connection with river. 3 bridge of "Eitai-bashi Bridge" is built over the Sumida River in particular "Kiyosubashi Bridge" "Shin-ohashi Bridge", and appreciation while we walk riverside is recommendation. Unique-shaped bridge is lighted up, and state to be reflected in the surface of the water is must-see.

List of sightseeing theme spots

1. Shin-ohashi Bridge (shinohashi)

Shin-ohashi Bridge

The name of Shin-ohashi Bridge comes from that it is bridge built over (1693) newly downstream in 1693 of Ryogokubashi called "Ohashi". Smart and manly figure which we made use of straight line in is beautiful, and current bridge (1977 (1977) bridging) is chosen with Kiyosubashi Bridge by one of "new Tokyo 100 view". We are lighted up by bright orange lighting feeling of person who goes along bridge when this famous bridge is night as location of popular drama and looking person.

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2. Bashoan Memorial Garden (bashoanshisekitemboteien)

Bashoan Memorial Garden

There is Bashoan Memorial Garden which is annex of Basho Museum along the promenade of the Sumida River. Fine-view garden is next to the Sumida River and Onagigawa River and can enjoy scenery of seasonal waterside. In garden, there is relief of Basho old man image and Basho hermitage and can remember former times. In addition, we are lighted up until 22:00 and can admire from promenade of the Sumida River. ※The historic spot prospects garden opening time: 9:15-16:30

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3. Mannenbashi Bridge (mannembashi)

Mannenbashi Bridge

Mannenbashi Bridge was built over Sumida Kawaguchi of Onagigawa River, and it was known as famous place where Mount Fuji was seen neatly in the Edo era and was described in "mt. Fuji 36 view" of Hokusai or "famous place Edo 100 view" of Hiroshige. Current bridge was built over (1930) in 1930. Light up is started from (2009) in 2009 and colors night of Fukagawa as new landmark.

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4. Kiyosubashi Bridge

Kiyosubashi Bridge

Kiyosubashi Bridge was named because it connects Kiyosumi-cho in Fukagawa-ku and Nihonbashi Nakasu-cho. We finished large suspension bridge which was in Cologne City of Germany by reconstruction contracts after the Great Kanto Earthquake as model in (1928) in 1928, and silhouette which is elegant with feminine curve is impressive. It was designated as a National Important Cultural Property along with Eitai-bashi Bridge on June 18, 2007. Pink light up is pretty and is impressive at night. Light of bridge and neon of the opposite bank are reflected in the surface of the water of the Sumida River and are crowded and bring on fantastic atmosphere.

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5. Eitai-bashi Bridge

Eitai-bashi Bridge

Eitai-bashi Bridge is famous as the bridge Ako-roshi once crossed over and is now where portable shrines are carried over in line at the Fukagawa Hachiman Festival. The current bridge was built in 1926 as the first earthquake reconstruction project and is a simple, massive, arch-shaped bridge. On Jun. 18, 2007, it was designated as a National Important Cultural Property along with Kiyosubashi Bridge. We are lighted up until 22:00 by colorful blue.

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6. Onagigawa River Clover-kyo Bridge (onagigawakurobakyo)

Onagigawa River Clover-kyo Bridge

Onagigawa River Clover-kyo Bridge is bridge for exclusive use of walker and bicycle planned as Landmark which can provide comfortable life and interchange of person and culture in community. This bridge which is often used as location is famous as little-known spot spot that can look at Tokyo Skytree ®. Tokyo Skytree ® rising in large night sky is very fantastic.

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7. Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine

Kameido Tenjinsha Shrine

It is night view spot that can enjoy light up of main hall and Tokyo Skytree ® at the same time. Wisteria lighted up beautifully is must-see in spring.

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8. Etchujima Park

Etchujima Park

It is night view spot that is chosen for taking picture of movie and drama. We can watch Chuo-ohashi Bridge and Eitai-bashi Bridge, famous spot of Tokyo Tower and beautiful light up of high-rise building. There are many benches, too and can enjoy relaxedly.

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