333 carp streamers swimming by Tokyo tower

Do you want to see something different? Then, come to Tokyo tower before May 8 and enjoy 333 carp streamers swimming in the sky by Tokyo tower.

To show support and to pray for fast reconstruction of Ofunato in Iwate after the tragic tsunami, Tokyo tower presents you with 333 colorful carp streamers.

Koinobori, Colorful Carp Banners

Photo by Yoshikazu TAKADA

Out of 333 carps, there is one mackerel pike secretly swimming.

This mackerel pike is 6m long and should stand out so let’s see if you can point it out! 

There is also a fisherman’s banner that was given from Ofunato fishermans.  


Photo by Paul Pichota

If you are nearby, it will be great chance to see the beautiful contrast of colorful carp steamers and bright red Tokyo tower. 

Event Detail:

Address – 4-2-8 Shibakoen, Minato-ku, Tokyo

From April 5 – May 8, 2016

Available all day (From 17:30 – 23:00, the wires will shine in 7 colors)

Interested in having a photoshoot around Tokyo tower?