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Lantern walk in March

Lanterns line the roads and alleys for kilometres. Some store open for business. It’s a great... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2018
DonnieT7
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Lantern Festival to welcome Spring

Takes place along the streets around the Yasaka Shrine every Spring. Lanterns line the lanes and... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
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27 Mar 2018
“Lantern walk in March”
3 Sep 2017
“Lantern Festival to welcome Spring”
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Higashiyama Hanatouro is one of Kyoto's most anticipated and celebrated local festivals. Over 2,500 bamboo lanterns light the walking path leading to the foothills of the beautiful Higashiyama Mountain by nightfall, illuminating the pathways...more
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99-1 Sueyoshicho, Yasakashinchi, Higashiyama-ku, Nakagyo, Kyoto 605-0085, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Lanterns line the roads and alleys for kilometres. Some store open for business. It’s a great time to walk around after dinner. Great opportunity for night photography. The nearby temples also admit visitors to 9:30pm. These lanterns are a seasonal thing. Please check local guides.

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Reviewed 3 September 2017

Takes place along the streets around the Yasaka Shrine every Spring. Lanterns line the lanes and also the paths throughout a nearby park. Electric lighting is very limited to enhance the effect of the lanterns. Some LARGE balloons (think Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade) are featured...More

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Geiko and Maiko in their traditional makeup with
gilded hair in full kimono can be seen drifting the
streets on their way to and from work, where they fan
dance, sing, and play instruments for customers. Gion
lights up at night, when the ancient-looking streets
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Kschnit
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Looks to be 3/09-3/18 on their website
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