SpotHakata Gion Yamagasa Festival

A tutelary shrine of Hakata is Kushida Shrine, which is also the original shrine of Hakata Gion Yamagasa Festival. The festival is held from July first to the fifteenth and is one of the best festivals in Japan. During this time, Hakata is focused on one thing - the matsuri (festival). The city dresses up in decoration to delight the eyes of passers-by and travelers.

Hakata Gion Yamagasa Festival



1-41, Kamikawabatamachi, Hakata ku, Fukuoka city, Fukuoka


福岡県福岡市博多区上川端町1−41 櫛田神社ほか市内各所



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