Most ski resorts are quite far from the city center, but you don’t have to give up winter sports!? There are several skating rinks in Tokyo, many of them very accessible from the city core.
Below are a list of?the?famous skating rinks, and to our delight, some are open full year!
Toshimaen Ice Skate Rink
Open Hours: 10:00-18:00 (-19:00 on weekends, holidays, and winter vacation)
Location: Toshimaen, western Tokyo
Open Hours: weekdays 12:00-18:00, weekends 10:00-18:00
Website: http://www.meijijingugaien.jp/english/ice-skating.html (Eng)
Citizen Ice Skate Rink
Open Hours: weekdays&Sat. 12:00-19:45 Sun.&holidays 10:00-18:30
Location: Takadanobaba, Shinjuku-ku
White Sacas 2011
Period: Dec.10- Feb.14
Open Hours: 12:00-19:00 (differs by day)
Skate Rink in Tokyo Midtown
Open Hours: 11:00-22:00