Sento-Kuyo Candle festival
Thousands of candles are lit up for the departed buried in Sai-no-kawara, the river styx that is said to be between the pure land and this world. illuminated numerous stone images creating pure land scenery.
Participants : 1000 yen and receive a brochure and a candle. (Children under 12 are Free)
Access : 30-minute walk from Saga-Arashiyama station on the JR Sanin-main line.
Take Kyoto City bus No.62 and 72 towards Arashiyama and Kiyotaki to Toriimoto bus stop, and then 4 minutes on foot.