- HOSHINOYA Tokyo
Enjoy Cherry Blossoms at Night “Sakura River Cruise” in Tokyo
- HOSHINOYA Tokyo
HOSHINOYA Tokyo, the city’s first luxury ryokan, will hold the Sakura River Cruise, where guests can enjoy the cherry blossoms at night on a rickshaw and private boat, from March 25th to April 10th, 2020. On this activity, visitors will travel by rickshaw to Nihonbashi Pier where they will board a boat, and then ride the boat down the Sumida River while experiencing the best nighttime scenic locations and cherry blossoms. To help guests enjoy this spring adventure even more, a hanami (cherry blossom viewing) bento meal and sparkling sake will be served while on the boat. Guests can also rent out a kimono for a separate fee.The Sakura River Cruise is a 60-minute long night cruise in a private boat that departs from Nihonbashi Pier (approximately 5 minutes’ drive from HOSHINOYA Tokyo) and goes from the Nihonbashi River through the Sumida River, and travels around the best cherry blossom viewing spots in places, the coast of Tsukudajima or the banks of the Oyokogawa River. Participants can gaze upon the magical sight of the cherry blossoms standing out in the twilight and the views of the city at night, while enjoying a light colored hanami bento perfect for the springtime and some sparkling sake.
Tokyo Night Cherry Blossom “Sakura River Cruise”
Dates: March 25th – April 10th, 2020
Time: 5:30 – 7:15 pm (60 minutes cruise)
Starting/ending location: Nihonbashi Pier
Capacity: One group per day (2 – 4 people)
Cost: ¥102,000 for 2 people, ¥132,000 for 3 people, ¥142,000 for 4 people (excl. tax + service fees, accommodation fee not included)
Included: Night cruise (private), rickshaw (one way), hanami bento, sparkling sake, matcha, and sweets
Booking: Book through the official site (https://hoshinoya.com/tokyo/en/) at least 14 days before
Who can participate: HOSHINOYA Tokyo guests
*Schedule/details subject to change.
*If cherry blossoms are not flowering, participants may not be able to see them.
*Travel from the pier to HOSHINOYA Tokyo is not included in the price.
Address: 1-9-1 Otemachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0004, Japan
Reservation Center: +81-(0)50-3786-1144
Number of rooms: 84
Hotel amenities: onsen, main dining area, spa and conference room
Check-in: 15:00 Check-out: 12:00
Nightly price: from 84,000 yen per room (excluding tax, 10% service charge and meals)
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