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Fire Festival in Kokokuji

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Fire Festival in Kokokuji

The toro-yaki (lantern burning) of Kokokuji temple has a history of more than 700 years. This unique festival is one of the three most famous fire festivals in the whole country.
Date(s) August 15th
Address Kokokuji temple in Yura Town
Access Ten minutes walk from Kii-Yura Station on the JR Kisei Line.

Fire Festival in Kokokuji Neighborhood map

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