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This month's events

The temples and shrines in Kyoto have been keeping their rituals and events from the olden days.
They are traditional, sacred and a pleasant experience. We'd like to introduce them every month.
They are worth to visit during your stay.

April 2012 Highlight events in Kyoto

April 20th

fushimi_hondo

Inarisai Festival

Fushimi-Inari Taisha Shrine is famous for a thousand of […]

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April 1st, 7th & 8th

saga

Saga Kyogen

This is one of the big three chanting kyogen spectacle […]

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April 2nd

matsuo

Matsuo Taisha Shrine Reisai Festival

This shrine enshrines a god of sake. You can enjoy the […]

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April 21st ~ 29th

mibu

Mibu Kyogen

This traditional and exciting performance held at the M […]

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April 4th ~ 8th

gosho

Kyoto Imperial Palace open to the public

It is a special 5-days when you can enter the palace wi […]

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April 8th

daigo

Taiko Hanami Gyoretsu Procession

Daigo-ji Temple is the best temple to see cherry trees […]

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April 8th

kamo

Kamo Kyokusui no En

Kamigamo-jnjya Shrine, established in the 7th century, […]

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April 10th

hirano

Oukasai Cherry Blossoms Festival

Hirano-jinjya Shrine is famous for having about 400 bea […]

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April 22nd

fushimi_hondo

Inarisai Festival

Fushimi-Inari Taisha Shrine is famous for a thousand of […]

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April 29th

jonangu

Kyokusui no En

You can see an elegant poetry game by people dressed in […]

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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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