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This month's plans

"This month's plans" offers you some ideas to visit and feel at peace during your stay as well as enjoy seasonal events in Kyoto. They are mostly in outdoor, including some mountains, so that you can enjoy a green and healthy stay and save money as well!

April 10th (sun)

Kamo Kyokusui no En

Kamigamo-jnjya Shrine, established in the 7th century, enshrines a god of thunder. Local people worship this shrine to drive out misfortune.
A traditional poem ceremony will be held in the garden of Kamigamo jinjya Shrine at 13:00.
Traditional Japanese music will be also played.

Kamigamo-jinjya Shrine (Take Kyoto City bus no.4 and get off at Kamigamojinjya-mae stop.
Officila HP:

  • 13:00~
  • Kamigamo Shrine
  • ¥1000 (including tea for first 500 visitors)

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Events Schedule

Flea Markets

  • Every 4th Sunday
  • Kamigamo Shrine
  • Handicraft market in peaceful and quiet grounds of the shrine.
  • Every 15th
  • Chion-ji Temple
  • 8:00-16:00
  • Kyoto's biggest monthly market of handmade goods and crafts.
  • Every 21st
  • To-ji Temple
  • 7:00-16:30
  • Known as Kobo-san, Kyoto's largest market for all kinds of antiques, tools and so on.
  • Every 25th
  • Kitano Tenmangu Shrine
  • 7:00-16:30
  • Known as Tenjin-san, a popular flea market at one of Kyoto's major shrines. Antiques, food, tools and so on.

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