Sightseeing News

Winter Illumination Event in Kyoto

[Kyoto Arashiyama Hanatouro; Full of Japanese Atmosphere]
Kyoto Arashiyama Hanatouro will be held from Dec.14 to 23. Temples, shrines, other cultural assets, and townscapes of the Saga Arashiyama area, one of the popular tourists destinations in Kyoto City, will be delicately decorated by open air lantern and flower arrangements. Entire Togetsukyo Bridge and its surrounding area, and bamboo grove footpath from Nomiya Shrine leading to Okouchi Sanso Teien are also illuminated creating a charming atmosphere full of Japanese taste throughout.
*Period: December 14(Sat.)-23(Mon.-National Holiday)
*Time: 17:00-20:30
*Stations: Arashiyama station of Randen, Hankyu Line, or Saga-Arashiyama station of JR Sagano Line etc.
Contact : Kyoto Hanatouro Promotion Coucil