Onomichi Lantern Festival

Onomichi Lantern Festival
Photo by Gil Forsyth used under CC

Onomichi is a world heritage listed town on the Seto Inland Sea in Hiroshima Prefecture made famous in the classic Ozu film Tokyo Story.

Despite the love of things traditional here, the lanterns are rather more contemporary than you will find elsewhere, decorated with colorful pictures.

Entry: Free
Closest station(s): Onomichi Station
Use the Japan Rail Pass to get here.
Adverse weather policy: Postponed to the following day in event of rain.
Web: http://www.onomichi-matsur...
Area: Hiroshima
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