New Years Eve Tokyo 2020 — Events, Parties, Countdown, Fireworks
New Years Eve Tokyo 2020 — Discover the best parties events, firework display, vintage point, where to go, and things to do over New Years Eve 2020 Celebration in Tokyo Japan.
Tokyo New Years Eve 2020 Fireworks is a beautiful moment awaited by everybody. This capital city of Japan is overtaking the position as one of the most beautiful cities in the world for Countdown Party to welcome New Year 2020 and watch for fireworks at midnight.
Besides superb New Years Eve fireworks in the city of Tokyo, several hotels and private event organizers also organize New Years Eve events and parties. Most of hotels will be fully packed on the eve of New Year 2020.
New Year Traditions In Japan
The Japanese name for New Year is Shogatsu, and it is one of the biggest nights of the year across the country. One popular tradition unique to the place is that of hatsumode, where people make their first visit of the year to their local shrine or temple.
At midnight the temple bell is then rung 108 times for the crowds to celebrate the arrival of the new year — the city’s most popular shrines are visited by well over a million people over the new year period. Visit Tokyo Here
One very popular new years party takes place at the Park Hyatt Tokyo, who will once again be hosting their Countdown Lounge at The Peak Lounge & Bar to welcome 2019.
This event features big name performers Ko Kimura, DSKE (Motorpool) and Dazzle Drums to provide the live music alongside plentiful champagne and stunning skyline views. Read More About Park Hyatt Tokyo Here
A relatively new addition to the Tokyo skyline is the Skytree, which opened in May 2012 and is now officially the tallest tower in the world. There is now also a new Skytree gallery recently opened, offering history and information about the tower.
The Sky Tower also includes a restaurant and observation tower, with the Tembo Galleria sky walk right up on the 350th floor giving fantastic panoramic views across the city to all sides. There are dining options on the 345th floor, while on Floor 340 you can experience the city from above through the amazing glass floor. All You Need To Know Around SkyTree Tower Here
New Year Double Countdown Celebration
Now here’s something a little different if you fancy seeing in the new year more than once, Crystal AirCruises are offering an exclusive package where you can see in the new year in Tokyo, before immediately flying on to Las Vegas to do it all over again!
For music fans the big event in Tokyo at this time of year is the huge Countdown Japan music festival, which takes place across 5 stages over 4 days from the 28th December right through until the 31st — get more details of the hotels for this festival here.
New Years Eve at Tokyo Disneyland
The Tokyo Disneyland Resort and Tokyo DisneySea host a variety of special events over the festive period, inclduing some great parties and extra attractions on new years eve.
One of the main events is of course the countdown and spectacular fireworks show, while on new years eve and new years day there is also the Tokyo Disneyland Electrical Parade Dreamlights. There will also be all of the main Disney characters in attendance to make sure of a special occasion for all of the family. More info about Tokyo Disneyland Hotel here
New Years Eve Hotels 2020 in Tokyo
Tokyo’s has some of the finest hotels in the world, and most places will have special offers to attract visitors over the Christmas and new year period, so when considering your options be sure to enquire about any private parties they may have taking place.
One of the best choices to stay is the Ritz-Carlton, which hosts a series of special events and dinners throughout the festive season.
You can search, check availability and book all of the top Tokyo new years hotels here.