Into The Blue
Umi no Hi Lantern Festival in Odaiba
Held annually to pray for peaceful oceans, this beautiful festival displays over 50,000 paper lanterns lit with candles along the beach of Odaiba Seaside Park. The perfect place to enjoy a romantic sight along the beach — with Rainbow Bridge and Tokyo as a backdrop.
Spirits & Lights
Held annually to honor the spirits of the deceased, Yasukuni Shrine’s Mitama Matsuri is one of the biggest summer festivals in Tokyo. Some 30,000 lanterns will guide your way to the shrine, while a variety of performances, food stalls, traditional stages, and games will keep visitors entertained day and night. One of the most famous and picture-perfect summer festivals in Japan, regardless of what your views on the controversial shrine are, this one is a must go!
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