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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.

November 2011 Highlight events in Kyoto

November 1st

Inoko-sai Festival

Go-jinja Shrine, located to the west of the Imperial Palace grounds, was built in the Heian era (8th century). […]


November 3rd

Kyokusui-no-utage Ceremony

You can see the reenactment of an elegant poetry game in the Heian period by people in imperial costumes. We r […]


November 3rd

Kyoto International Community House Open day

Some events such as a flea market, movie showing, international food party and more are held. You can also enj […]


November 8th

Ohitaki-sai Event

This is a thanksgiving event for the rice harvest at this head shrine of Inari shrines throughout Japan. Three […]


November 13rd

The colored Maple Festival

Arashiyama is a nice area to see beautiful scenery of colored maple leaves. Around the Togetsu-kyo bridge, you […]


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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