This pretty park is the perfect place to enjoy simple pleasures, such as sea views, an excellent playground, a paddling pool and huge green spaces.
When the sun is shining in Tokyo, there is no better place to take the children than Urayasu Comprehensive Park. This huge green lung is a serene and pretty place to spend a few hours in the fresh air taking in the sea views. Pack a picnic and make your way to the park for some family fun.
The panoramic ocean views are one of the top attractions in Urayasu Comprehensive Park, and you won’t want to forget your camera. But the scenery is not the only appealing aspect of this popular park. Children will love the huge playground, where a pirate ship offers an exciting maze of slides, climbing frames and adventure. Let the kids run and play as they explore the ship.
On a hot day children will also appreciate having the chance to cool off in the paddling pool. What is in fact a fountain has become a popular place for local kids to get their feet wet and run around on summer days. Don’t forget to bring a towel and change of clothes if you think your kids won’t be able to resist the water.
For those not traveling with children, Urayasu Comprehensive Park offers plenty of quiet places where you can unwind with a book. Choose a spot away from the hubbub and enjoy the sounds of nature, the sunshine and the cool breeze coming off the sea. There are manicured gardens, pretty flowers and trees which blossom throughout spring and summer. Don’t miss meeting the cute and friendly goats who live in the park too.
Getting to Urayasu Comprehensive Park by public transportation is quick and efficient. Get off at the Shin-Urayasu station and take bus 3 or 11 to reach the park. The park is located within Urayasu, and nearby attractions include the vast wonderland that is the Tokyo Disney Resort.