This relaxing river route will take you to some of the oldest and most beautiful gardens in Tokyo. The picturesque scenery and traditional Japanese restaurants inside the gardens are more than a match for anything Kyoto has to offer.
Hotel Chinzanso Gardens
The centre of a bridge over the Kanda River in Waseda, located about 75m north of Waseda Station on the Toden Arakawa Line.
Places to stop along the way:
Shin-Edogawa Park, Hotel Chinzanso Gardens.
Best time to walk:
Midday / afternoon to catch the best sunlight over the river.
Evening for night attractions.
Japan is one of the safest countries in the world, but what will attract unwanted attention is a loud voice, or making a noise in a quiet place.