Kyoto Prefecture: Miyama Village Illumination


February 9th 2019 only! "Miyama Kayabuki no Sato Special Light-up", our own exclusive event at a traditional thatched roof village! Contents of the event 1. Enjoy an unspoiled traditional village landscape lit up and blanketed in snow. 2. See fantastic sky lanterns released up into the air. 3. A JPY200 gift coupon which you can use at the venue will be provided. 4. Japanese drum performances. 5. A bowl of hot soup. 6. Food stalls offering local treats Know before you go: ・You will release a sky lantern into the night's sky one group at a time. For safety and environmental reasons, lanterns are lit up by LED lights and attached on lead for collection after the event. ・A snowy landscape is not guaranteed if there is insufficient snowfall. ・If the weather is bad, the lantern event will be held indoors. ・Lunch will be all-you-can-eat seafood, including snow crab legs, grilled abalones, Nigiri Sushi, etc. *Meal contents are subject to change, depending on the availability of the ingredients. ・The tour also includes a visit to Sasayama castle town with remains of historic feel. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Similar Courses"Miyama Kayabuki no Sato Snow Lanterns" [Jan. 26th - Feb. 2nd event]​ From Namba OCAT/Kyoto AVANTI 〉〉〉[No. B0637] From JR Osaka 〉〉〉[No. B0638] ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- [Additional information] *Items included – Transportation, accommodation, meal(s), admission fee(s) specified in the itinerary and taxes. None of these expenses will be refunded even if the participant does not use them for whatever reason. *Items not included – Any expenses not specified in the itinerary (e.g. personal expenses, optional tours). *Items included in "Infant price" - Bus seats only. [Attention] *Please join the tour with comfortable clothes and walking shoes. *The order of the itinerary is subject to change according to the traffic or other circumstances on the tour day. *This course is conducted together with Japanese participants. *The tour bus stops at the several meeting points to pick up participants and comes to your meeting point. The bus may be late due to the traffic or other circumstances, but the bus definitely comes to your meeting point. Please make sure to wait for the bus at the designated meeting place. *We will not be responsible for any delays, shortenings or omissions made to the itinerary due to circumstances beyond our control (traffic, weather etc.) *A decision on whether to cancel the tour will be decided by 3pm Japan Standard Time one day before the tour date. We will inform you by e-mail. *The tour end point may be different from the meeting point. Ask the tour conductor on the day. *The amended Act on the Protection of Personal Information came into effect on 30 May 2017. Customer information (name, age, gender etc.) may be forwarded to the hotels or necessary entities for the purpose of making tour arrangements. This condition shall be deemed to have been accepted by the customer upon completion of the reservation.


Day 1
  • Breakfast: 0
  • Lunch: 1
  • Dinner: 0
  • Light meal: 0
  • Tennoji ​(Meet 9:05) JR Osaka (Meet 9:55) Sasayama Tamamizu (Lunch/approx. 60 mins) Sasayama Castle Town (Stroll/approx. 50 mins) Miyama Kayabuki no Sato (Light-up Event/approx. 190 mins) JR Osaka・Tennoji (Arrival 21:00-22:30) *The tour end point may be different from the boarding place, depending on the congestion. Please ask a staff member on the day for details.

location Tennoji


Departure place


Meeting Time

09:05 AM


Kyoto, Kansai

  • English

  • Chinese

Language Support

A tour conductor or staff of your preferred language will accompany the tour from the designated meeting place (at a designated airport in case of a tour with airplanes) and provides the participant with basic information necessary for the tour (such as meeting place and time at each stop etc) in your preferred language. Information on sightseeing in the areas of tour destinations will not be provided. However, brochures in your preferred language will be provided.

Minimum number of participants for operation

28 Person(s)

*When the participants does not reach the number above, the tour will not be operated. If this is the case, those who have made a reservation will be informed of the matter by 14 days prior to the scheduled departure date (by 4 days prior to the departure in case of a Day-tour).

Minimum number of participants for booking

1 Person(s)

Cancellation policy Tour Condition