One Day Trip to Miyama - Yasaka Parade Festival & Ayu Sweet Fish Cuisine
Yasaka Parade Festival of Tauta Gion Shrine is an annual festival held on 14th July every year. Sacred music and dancing performance are offered to pray for rich harvest. It has a long tradition and is designated as one of Kyoto Prefectural Intangible Cultural Properties. Three dances and music performances of kagura, sangiri, nigimakura featuring mythical and folk characters like the tengu (long-nosed goblin), oni (ogres), hyottoko (clown-like man), otafuku (plain Jane), jiji (old man), and others are presented as the procession is made.
One Day Direct Trip to Miyama departing/arriving at Kyoto Station.
It's a convenient direct bus tour to Miyama from Kyoto Station. Those of you who wanted to come Miyama but not yet, join this tour to enjoy the unique traditional festival as well as summer delicacies in Miyama.