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The most famous street in Autumn Tokyo [ Jingu-Gaien Gingko street ]

Urban Avenue with yellow-colored leaves

This Beautiful Gingko Street attracts many people every Autumn – The street about 300m ( = 990ft ) long with 146 gingko trees planted in 1923.
The best season is mid November to mid December which all leaves color turned yellow, but green leaves season are also beautiful.

The building you will see ahead the gingko street is Meiji Memorial Picture Gallery, built in 1926.


It’s about 5min walk from Gaien-mae Subway station, or Aoyama-Itchome Station (Subway Ginza Line).
Easy to walk with stroller.

Jingu Gaien Ginkgo Avenue (Link to Minato city official website)

Address : 1-7 Kita-aoyama, Minato City, Tokyo ( Link to Google Map)

Note before you go

There are some restaurants on this street, but so crowded on beautiful Autumn season… furturemore, no convenience store around this area.
Good to bring some light snacks and drinks at least for kids.

Also, You might find Gingko seeds on the ground – they have strong odor – try not to step on them!

Another attractions around here


Shopping district, 5min by taxi from here.

Omotesando & Aoyama area ( Link to “GO TOKYO” official site )

Shinjyuku Gyoen Garden

Vast park in Shinjuku. 5min by taxi from here.

Shinjyuku Gyoen Garden

Address: Address : 11 Naito-machi, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0014 (Link to Google MAP)

Meiji-Jingu-Gaien information

Share Green Minami-Aoyama

Small garden & cafe in Aoyama. 5min by taxi from here.

Share Green Minami-Aoyama

Address : 1-12-13 Minamiaoyama, Minato-ku,Tokyo  (Link to Google MAP) 

***Temporary closed*** Children’s outdoor playground “Niko-Niko Park”

***This park has been closed since Covid-19 pandemic, and open only for local kindergarten as of 2023 Summer. Please check official site for latest information. ***

There is children’s outdoor playground called Niko-Niko park ( paid playground ),
But it is not opened for public since COVID 19 pandemic… (as of 2023 SEP)

Hope it will resume soon!

Children’s outdoor playground “Niko-Niko Park”

Address: 1-7-5, Kita-Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo (Link to Google map)

Meiji-Jingu-Gaien information

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