Arashiyama Momiji Festival

Arashiyama Maple Festival
Photo by Derek Holtham used under CC

Celebrate the autumn leaves at this annual festival in one of the most beautiful spots of Kyoto. On the river around Togetsu Bridge, boats will parade through with elaborately dressed characters reflecting the nobles of the Heian Period.  The Noblemen and women will perform from the boats, playing traditional instruments as well as performing Noh and Kyogen.

Entry: Free
Closest station(s): Arashiyama
Adverse weather policy: Cancelled in case of rain
Area: Kyoto
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