Christmas is coming up! During this season you will be able to enjoy lots of Christmas lights and many seasonal events around Tokyo area. Representative examples of Christmas lights are as follows: Tokyo Midtown in Roppongi, Yebisu Garden Place and TOKYO ILLUMILIA held around Tokyo station. There are many places other than this.
Especially, one of the characteristic ones should be a Christmas at Sunshine Aquarium in Ikebukuro Sunshine City. (About “Sunshine Aquarium” please find out the past article)
Shows and performance of sea lions and otters and etc, and also “Penguins in the sky”, the major attraction of sunshine aquarium, will also be arranged in Christmas version. And the aquariums will be lit up at night, and you can celebrate the fun Christmas with creatures!
In additon, another attractive spot for families and couples is “Yomiuri land”, the amusement park in Keio Yomiuri land station (the Keio Line). A specially-developed lights, so called “Jewellumination”, the lights glow as the glitter of gems, fills the whole park and enhance a fantastic night mood of the theme park. You can see the Tokyo Sky tree and Tokyo Tower at the same time from the Ferris wheel, where you can enjoy the magnificent Tokyo night view harmonized with the Jewellumination. Of course don’t forget to enjoy the carnival rides!
The day of Christmas, Christmas Eve or shortly before then, will be very crowded everywhere. Don’t forget to include the waiting time or make a preparation for some events when you make a plan. Have a wonderful Christmas!
Dec. 19, 2017