Information on whether or not the Gion Matsuri Festival (Saki Matsuri (Former Procession): Yamahoko Float Procession) will be held will be announced on this page and facebook at 6:00 a.m. on Monday, July 17.
・Be careful not to get heat strokes. Rehydrate frequently and take rests as needed.
・Take advantage of Kyoto’s efficient public transportation network to visit.
・Follow safety instructions from the police and other security staff to avoid accidents caused by congestion of pedestrian traffic.
・To avoid accidents, when you come to observe the festival, do not bring your bike with you into the areas with spectators.
・Refrain from eating or drinking as you walk.
About the Gion Matsuri Festival
CODE of BEHAVIOR FOR TOURISTS
Gion Matsuri Yoiyama and Procession Guide 2023