The snow festival is held on 11th of February at the sports ground of Miyama Nature & Culture Village Kajikaso Inn which is 3 min drive from Miyama Thatched Village. There is a snow sculpture contest, a big snow slide and a snow sports contest.
There are also various food stalls and if you feel like warming up you can do so in the hot baths of Kajikaso Inn (entering the bath does cost 500 yen ).
The festival itself is free to attend and there are return buses from Kyoto for around 3000 Yen, which must be booked in advance.
|Address||〒 601-0713 Kyōto Nantan Miyama Naka shimomukai 56|
|Fixed holiday||Held in February.|
|Price||¥3000 (Return bus fee)|
|Web site URL||http://miyama-kajika.com/|