Kansai Information

Yata Fire Festival from Worship to Festival
The Yata Fire Festival is regarded as a festival that leads people to happiness. It was derived from a legend that a sacred crow, a messenger of one of Kumano’s deities, Yatagarasu, led Emperor Jimmu to the right path when ...


Sightseeing News
“KANSAI” is the name of a region composed of Kyoto, Osaka, Nara, Hyogo, Wakayama, Shiga, Fukui, Tokushima, Tottori, and Mie prefectures. KANSAI Tourism Bureau has opened “Welcome to KANSAI, Japan”, a new portal website. The site will disseminate Kansai information to the ...
recommended routes: This course will bring you in touch with the mysticism of Kyoto.
This course includes a visit to the Higashiyama area which has one the most famous Buddhist temples in Kyoto, Kiyomizu Temple, which is full of the charms of an ancient captial. It is a kind of academ

Kansai Window TV

The charms of Kansai, as introduced by Coordinators for International Relations ― Hyogo Prefecture,Japan ―
I'm James Bollinger from North Carolina, America. I work as a Coordinator for International Re...[More...]
Non- Japanese  residents  introduce  the charms of Kansai. ~Transmit a tradition to the future~  【Chapter 9】
Emmanuel, do you know? I love to wear yukata during summer time. And it is said that Chusen-dyed y...[More...]
Non- Japanese  residents  introduce  the charms of Kansai. ~Transmit a tradition to the future~ 【Chapter 1】
Good morning. Welcome to Sakai. My name is Emmanuel Ayedoun. I am an international student of Osak...[More...]

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Event Calendar

「KANSAI Free Wi-Fi (Official)」 Hyogo Tourism Guide(英) 大阪ミュージアム構想(英) 和歌山(英) 熊野古道(英) KIPPO Press Tour Art+Culture MIE Tourism Guide(英) KYOTO TRAVL GUIDE(英) 堺観光ガイド(英) KYOTO PREFECTURE(英) 神戸ビエンナーレ(英) go. biwako(英) 水都大阪(英) Fukui Tourism Guide(英) 福井ふるさと百景(英) 神戸レストランガイド(英) 時雨殿(英) OSAKA-INFO(英) Feel KOBE (英) 経産局(英) The Kansai World Masters Games 2021 大阪企業家ミュージアム(英)