Shinjuku gyoen park is located 10 minutes walk from Shinjuku station .

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Japanese garden and skyscraper
Japanese garden and skyscraper
Colorful leaves Momiji ( Japanese maple) in Shinjuku gyoen park
MOMIJI ( Japanese maple)
Japanese garden and skyscraper

It was a SAMURAI residence in feudal age, converted as imperial botanical garden 1879. Now it’s open for public. There are 1300 cherry trees, very famous for HANAMI( cherry blossom viewing) .

HANAMI ( cherry blossom viewing? in Shinjuku gyoen park
HANAMI ( cherry blossom viewing)

There are 2 Japanese gardens , French garden , English garden and greenhouse too. In the Japanese gardens and the north west part area there are many MOMIJI( Japanese maple) trees , very beautiful during colorful leaves season.

colorful leaves near the Shinjuku gate
Colorful leaves in MOMIJI( Japanese maple) area

I enjoyed them this Xmas week! It’s one of the latest colorful leaves spots in Tokyo.
There are Japanese style cafes , rest areas and Starbucks too.
It’s very close to Shinjuku crazy entertainment area , completely opposite atmosphere.

Japanese garden pond
Second Japanese garden

The entrance fee is 500yen ( 5 dollars). If you’re tired of crazy Shinjuku, want to hear the birds singing, check out here!!
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