[2022 Cancelled] Snow Lantern Festival in Miyama's Thatched Village

Period:The last week of January
Snow lanterns and illuminations.  Illuminations of approx. 10 thatched houses usually continue until the end of February. 

LocationThatched Village (kayabuki-no-sato) Googlemap
Official websitehttp://www.yukitouro.jp/en

Snow lantern festival at Thatched Village is held annually in snowy season.  Handmade snow lanterns and flower lanterns (electric light) as well as illuminations of thatched roof houses produce fantastic and nostalgic scenery of the village covered by white snow. 

Also enjoy food stalls, Japanese dance performance and other attractions.
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Inquiry: 0771-75-9030 (Kyoto Miyama Tourism Association)



JR Kyoto Station - Miyama direct bus

Direct bus from JR Kyoto station will be operated during the festival.

The bus tickets are available on board but we recommend you to book your seat in advance to ensure your travel.
If you buy the ticket on board pay by cash to the driver. 
There is no ticket vending machine at the bus stop.