On the nights of Obon festival (August 14-16) every year, the ‘Higashi Otani Mantoe Festival’ is held at Otani Sobyo Grave in Kyoto.
It is one of the largest Mantoe Festival in Kyoto.
- Information of Higashi Otani Mantoe Festival 2017
- Visit report of 2016
- Video and photo
- How to get to Otani Mausoleum
- Hotel search & reservation around Otani Mausoleum
Date：August 14 (Mon), 2017 ~ August 16 (Wed), 2017
Brochure (front) *japanese text only
Brochure (back) *japanese text only
■YouTube:大谷祖廟 -東大谷万灯会-(Ōtani Mausoleum ‘Higashi Otani Mantoe Festival’)
■Flickr:東大谷万灯会:Higashi Otani Mantoe Festival(20160814)
Nearest station of Otani Mausoleum is “Keihan Gion Shijo Station”.
■When you take a taxi
From Kyoto Station：1,650 yen ~ 1,920 yen (about 10 minutes)
From Gion-Shijo Station：610 yen ~ 720 yen (about 50 minutes)
[Phone number of taxi dispatch : Around the Kyoto Station]*Japanese text only.
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Please have a special experience on a special day called “Obon”.
Have a nice trip! XD
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