Tightrope Lion Dance

8th Apr, 2018 12:30pm

One of Japan’s more unusual festivals, here you can watch brave performers balance on a tightrope strung across a 10m-wide valley while wearing a heavy headdress. Held in the grounds of Isenomori Shrine and surrounded by cherry blossom, it’s a beautiful setting for an unusual afternoon!

From Maiko Station it is necessary to catch a bus to Tsuna Ichinomiya  and from there it is a 10-minute taxi ride to the shrine.

Dates: 8th Apr, 2018
Start/End Time: 12:30pm – 12:00am
Web: http://awajishima-kanko.jp... (Link in Japanese)
Entry: Free
Closest station(s): Maiko Station
Area:
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