Tips for KYOTO

May 15th, Elegance of an imperial procession

Aoi Matsuri Festival

The Aoi Matsuri Festival, held on May 15th every year, is one of Kyoto’s three largest festivals along with the Gion Matsuri Festival and Jidai Matsuri Festival.  This is one of the rare examples of a national festival that retains the traditions of Japan’s ancient imperial culture.


Translation to English by AD BRAIN INC. Published on 14.06.23