The SKY CIRCUS Sunshine 60 Observatory is an Observation Deck perched 240 meters above ground in Sunshine City, where you can see 360 degrees. You can also go outside, which is rare for an observatory.

SKY CIRCUS Sunshine Observation Deck

There are no skyscrapers around like in Shinjuku, so you can look around 360 degrees.

The SKY Deck offers a panoramic view of the Tokyo Sky Tree, Tokyo Tower, and other Tokyo tourist attractions.

SKY CIRCUS Sunshine Observation Deck

Admission is 620 yen for adults and 310 yen for children (4 years old to elementary school students) to enjoy the observation deck.

There is an indoor observation deck on the 60th floor, a sky restaurant on the 58th and 59th floors, and a rooftop observation deck Sky Deck on the rooftop.

Sunshine 60 Observation Deck Features

Airship (you can also enjoy the view from the cafe)Space for viewing directly belowRooftop Observation Deck Sky Deck
Love seatSouvenir store “Blue SkyShining elevator (only 35 seconds from B1 to 60th floor)
View from the Observation Deck (Part 1)The view from the observatory (Part 2)The view from the observatory (Part 3)

Image Credit: Tokyo Navi via archive

Sunshine 60 Observation Deck Information

SKY CIRCUS Sunshine Observation Deck
NameSKY CIRCUS Sunshine 60 Observation Deck
ClosedOpen all year round (How To Get To The to the Sky Deck is only available on Saturdays, Sundays, national holidays and from March 18 to April 9).
FeeObservation deck Fee: Junior high school students and older: 620 yen, 4 years old to elementary school students: 310 yen
Observation deck and aquarium set ticket: Junior high school students and older: 2,100 yen, 4 years old to elementary school students: 1,100 yen
AddressSunshine 60, Higashi-Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo
WebsiteSunshine 60 Observation Deck

How To Get To The Sunshine 60 Observation Deck

10 minutes walk from East Exit of Ikebukuro Station
5 minute walk from Exit 2 of Higashi-Ikebukuro Station on the Tokyo Metro Yurakucho Line

Tokyo Trip Checklist

  • If you’re traveling on the bullet train see our guide on how to reserve and buy Shinkansen tickets online.
  • The Much-loved Japan Rail Pass Surged in Price by a massive 70% in October.
  • We recommend a 1,2 or 3-day Tokyo Unlimited Subway Pass to get around Tokyo cheaply and easily.
  • If you plan on visiting Mt Fuji check out our list of the best Mt Fuji group or private tours from Tokyo
  • You’ll need a prepaid sim or Portable WIFI to stay connected in Japan
  • To ensure you have all the important things covered see our Tokyo travel guide.
  • For more hotel booking help check out the following popular articles:
  • Where To Stay Near Tokyo Station: 10 Best Hotels Close To Tokyo Station
  • 8 Top Luxury Hotels In Tokyo
  • 11 Best Ryokans in Tokyo
  • 13 Best Hotels Near Shibuya Crossing: Where To Stay Near Shibuya Scramble

Similar Posts