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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.

March 2014 Highlight events in Kyoto

Nehan-e Event


Nehan-e Event

This is the commemoration of the Buddha’s death o […]


March 3rd (thu)


Nagashibina Event

To pray for the safety of children, straw hina dolls ar […]


March 3rd (thu)


Hina-matsuri Festival

You can see a unique Hina display with people dressing […]


March 27th (Sun)


Hanezu Odori Dance

This dance celebrates the famous 8th century poetess, O […]


March 27th ~ May 6th


Boat sailing in the SAKURA season

You can enjoy SAKURA viewing from the boat in the Okaza […]


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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