Kyoto Tanabata Star Festival
This is an early spring event of Kyoto. For approximately 5 km route, from a southern part of Kiyomizu to Maruyama Park, through Yasaka Shrine to northern Shoren-in Temple, around 2,500 of LED light will be lit up, and also flower arrangements will be displayed along the street. Truly a rich and fantastic atmosphere will be created at this event. Also near-by shrines and temples will open their gardens, and lighting up events will be held at the same time.
Mar. 3 (Fri.) - 12 (Sun.) 18:00-21:30 (Light-up time)
Access: Kyoto City Bus #206 "Chionin-mae" and between "Gojo-zaka", Subway Tozai Line "Higashiyama"
Inquiry: Tel: 075-212-8173 (Kyoto Hanatouro Promotion Council)