Kansai Information

The Nishikoi Marché, which was held in March 2014, will return as an even more powerful event! In this event, marché, stage events, and workshops will be developed at four venues in the Horie area in Nishi W...

Kansai Window TV

This is Eihei-ji, the head temple of Japan's Soto School of Buddhism. [More...]
Be sure to visit Ohno-dera, where weeping cherry trees ushers in the spring season, and Anzan-ji...[More...]


The attached is expected autumn color of Hiyoshi-taisha shrine in Sakamoto. (the attached one is past scenery of the place in late fall) Sakamoto is located at the foot of Mt. Hiei, the World Heritage Site, and is known as a temple town. The town has some popular autumn color ...

Event Calendar

Sunday in late October
Again, Kumano Pilgrimage
Late October
Awa Jurobe Matsuri: Story of Autumn
Saturdays and Sundays i...
Deer Antler Cutting Ceremony
Late October
Deutsches Fest in Naruto
October through Early N...
Nagahama Shusse Matsuri
Late October to Early N...
Sho-Edo Hikone Castle Festival