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Sumida River, Tokyo, Japan

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added on the 27th of September, 2010
The Sumida River is the main, and the largest river that flows through the capital city. It is crossed by 26 bridges throughout and flows through 7 districts of Tokyo, including Sumida and Arakawa.

The river didn't have this course, but was diverted to prevent flooding.

You can take a cruise on the river up until Asakusa, if you can go at night, because the view of the lit up city is just beautiful.

Hinode Pier,
Tokyo, Japan

Cruise fee is ¥720 (one way only).

Opening Hours:
Cruises are organized daily, check their website.

On the web:

Electronic articlesCentral Tokyo

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