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Wakakusayama Hill Grass Burning Ceremony

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Wakakusayama Hill Grass Burning Ceremony

After a wonderful display of fireworks at 5:50 in the evening, the mountain surface is set ablaze at 6:00. The 33 hectares of grass that cover the entire mountain will go up in flames, lighting up the evening sky of the ancient capital.
Date(s) The day before Coming of Age Day (the 2nd Mon.)
Place Wakakusayama hill
Contact Nara Park Management Office
0742-22-0375
Access Twenty minutes walk from Daibutsuden Kasuga Taisha-mae bus stop, which can be reached from Kintetsu Nara Station by Nara Kotsu bus (seven minutes bus ride).

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