・Tokyo Station: The tour departs from Tokyo Station. As you exit the station from the central exit you can admire the station building from the front in the station square. Let's enjoy its dignified appearance!
・Wadakura Fountain Park: This is located inside the Imperial Palace grounds. This is built to commerate the marriage of the Emperor and Empress, and will be remodelled on the marriage of the Crown Prince. The 3 water fountains are very impressive!
・Museum of the Imperial Collections: Arts and crafts donated by the royal family are displayed here. Well known national treasure works of art are stored here, today there are 8,000 items. It is not open for display, however if you have the chance to enter, you will be amazed by the number of artworks.
・The East Garden of the Imperial Palace: A Japanese Garden made along with the Imperial Garden, here you can enjoy the seasonal changes. There are also historical sites where you can feel the remains of the former castle. One of the popular spots is Hirakawa Bridge located just outside of the garden.
・National Museum of Modern Art Crafts Gallery: The first National Art Museum in Japan, located inside the Imperial Palace. Many artworks from around the 20th century in Japan and overseas are on display. Make sure to see the artworks by the Japanese masters.
・The Forest Kita no Maru
・Kitanomaru Park: There is a spacious and open lawn. There are a wide variety of plants and trees around the lawn creating a unique ecosystem within the Imperial Palace.
・Chidorigafuchi: Feel the nature that remains in Tokyo on this road. Make sure to take pictures of this spectacular view.