Hanatoro (花灯路, Hanatōro) is a 10-day long illuminations that takes place in Kyoto’s Higashiyama District in March and Arashiyama during December. The event, which translates as “Flower and Light Road”, see thousands of small lanterns displayed in the local area, but the main attraction is the light-up of Togetsukyo Bridge in the Arashiyama District west of the city center. The illuminations start at 5:00pm and last until 8:30pm.
Saturday, Dec 7 — Monday, Dec 16
The event date is estimated and subject to change. This page will be updated once the organizers confirm the running and scheduling of the event. In the meantime, please check the official event website given in the information box below when available for the latest details.