Festival in commemoration of Yoshino Tayu, considered to be one of the most famous female entertainers in the 17th century. If it rains, the procession will be canceled.
Schedule & Key events:
10:20 a.m.-10:50 a.m. Procession of tayu (female entertainers) from in front of Genko-an Temple to Josho-ji Temple
Location: Josho-ji Temple,, Kita-ku, Kyoto
Karasuma Subway Line to Kita-Oji Station. From there, take municipal bus Kita-No. 1 to Takagamine Genkoan-mae Bus Stop, and then walk 2 min.
Festival information compiled in cooperation with the Tourist Information Center of the Japan National Tourist Organization. (Shin-Tokyo Bldg. 1F, 3-3-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; (03) 3201-3331). Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily.