The 16th ‘Yukitouro’ in Kayabuki-no-sato, Miyama
Yukitouro in 2020
2020/1/25 to 2/1
Illuminated ‘Kayabuki no sato’will be around February.
Don't use drone
※We prohibit use drone or aircraft in consideration for security, to have more visitors enjoy festival.
About snow condition
Dear valuable guests,
This winter we have almost no snow in Miyama at moment.
You can refer to the URL below for the weather condition in Miyama
Due to the lack of snow, snow lantern activity and snow lantern at the festival place could be cancelled.
Instead, we’ll grade up our illumination in thatched village. 22 thatched house will be lighted up during the festival.
We also prepare to sell LED balloon at reception. We hope you’ll be part of the beautiful landscape with the ballon.
We appreciate your kind understanding in advance.
The contents decided.
- 【1】 Illumination by 3 kinds of lanterns
Snow lanterns, 150 flower lanterns, 200 LED Lanterns, 50 Japanese lanterns is illuminated ‘Kayabuki-no-sato'at night.
- 【2】 Illuminated by 18 thatched houses
We will illuminate 18 thatched houses.
You would appreciate beautiful snow-clad thatched roofs.
- 【3】 Experience of snow lanterns
‘Yukitouro’ is participatory event. It is not until that attendance make creative snow lanterns, and put them on Kayabuki-no-sato (Kita village).
It is possible for you that make snow lanterns from 3 p.m. everyday during this event. It is possible to rent tools to make snow lantern.
- 【4】Display of fireworks
On the first day (1/25) and final day(2/1) , we are going to shoot off fireworks in the night sky .
Light of fireworks reflects snow, and bright up Kayabuki-no-sato.
First day (1/25 sat) and final day (2/1 sat)6:40 p.m.
- 【5】 The Japanese traditional dance performance at Chii hachiman Shrine
The Japanese traditional dance performances is played by the master and pupils of the 'Haruno school'. Enjoy the beautiful spectacle that the mild light by snow lanterns shines the quietly beautiful dance!
- 【6】 Open-air stall, Restaurant, Souvenir shop
Open-air stalls: 1/25(sat) and 2/1(sat) = they will open from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m.
1/26(sun) ～1/31(fri) = they will open from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Restaurants: they will open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. every day during this event.
(※)Souvenir shop: it will open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. every day during this event.
photo：Kyoto Miyama Tourism Association
How to access
We plan to run a few kinds of shuttle buses to Miyama during Yuki-touro. We will post the latest information as soon as it is decided.
■[Executive committee of Kayabuki-no-sato ‘Yukitouro’]Shuttle bus tour from Kyoto station to Kayabuki-no-sato, Miyama for a day (reservation only)
Please confirm about vacancy.
■Shuttle bus with special dinner tour from Kyoto station to Kayabuki-no-sato, Miyama for a day (reservation only)
This tour is included dinner.
From 01/25 (sat) 2020 to 02/01 (sat) 2020
From 01/25 (sat) 2020 to 02/01 (sat) 2020
First, please take JR San-in Line and get off at Hiyoshi Station.
Next, please take Nantan city bus to Kita-village (Kayabuki no Sato) bus stop.
(It takes about 1 hour from Hiyoshi bus stop to Kita-village bus stop.)
For further information, please check train and bus information
*If you plan to dairy-trip, you cannot use public transportation because there are not the return bus at night. Please be careful.
Please take Kyoto Longitudinal Expressway. Get off at Sonobe IC and take prefectural road route 19. After Passing Miyawaki, Hiraya, and get on Rt.38, You will arrive at Kayabuki-no-sato (Kita village). It takes about 50minutes from Sonobe IC.
You can also get on route 162 in Kyoto. Drive north, pass Keihoku, and get on Rt.38 to come to Kayabuki-no-sato (Kita village). It takes about 90 minutes from Kyoto city.
■It costs 1,000 yen as donation for this event if you use parking area in Kayabuki-no-sato on 01/25(sat) or 02/01(sat).
■If you come to Kayabuki-no-sato by bus and use parking area during this event , it costs 2,000 yen.
If the parking place become full, we will lead another parking area.
- ※Since parking places are very crowded during the event, please use shuttle bus. Thank you.
- ※If you plan to dairy-trip, you cannot use public transportation because there are not the return bus at night. Please be careful.
- ※There is a possibility that schedule may be modified due to weather and snow.
- ※Please secure yourself against the cold when you come. In addition, please prepare the shoes suitable for snow and frozen ground.
- Kayabuki-no-sato Corporation
- Miyama Town Nature Cultural Village
- Association of the Development of Chii Area
- Kyoto Miyama Tourism Association
Contact to PR office
Miyama Town Nature Cultural Village
The Host Organizations
Executive committee of Kayabuki-no-sato ‘Yukitouro’
（the Society for the Preservation of Kita-village’Kayabuki-no-sato’, Association of the Development of Chii Area, Kayabuki-no-sato Corporation, Miyama Furusato Corporation, Committee of Hotel and uesthose in Chii area, Yuyu Plaza, Kita Village Community Center）