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Sankeien Firefly Night [Cancelled]

Enter an ethereal night filled with fireflies

By Sher Ying Wee    - 1 min read
Venue: Sankeien Garden When: Late May - Early Jun 2021

Cancelled event

It has been reported this event is cancelled for the current year — please check the official site for more details.

Last updated: Apr 9, 2021

Fireflies are hard to find in metropolitan Tokyo as they can only live around very clean bodies of water. In recent years, the city has made much effort to revive the population of fireflies by improving the natural environment. In Yokohama, Sankei-en Garden is a great place to see them. Check the website for the exact dates, as the viewing usually lasts for about a week in early June.

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Sher Ying Wee

Sher Ying Wee @sher.ying.wee

I like taking photographs on travels, but am oddly not good at the traveling bit itself. Please enjoy and view the photos as if it were you with your camera on your own travels.

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Elena Lisina 2 years ago
Many thanks! I was searching for the places where to watch fireflies! Thank you!!!