Mt. Wakakusa Fire Festival




Fire is set to Mount Wakakusa after around 200 fireworks are set off.

This event encourages the growth of spring sprouts by burning the grassland areas of 342m high Mount Wakakusa. The sight of orange flames dancing and lighting up the skies on a clear January night is truly memorable.

EVENT/OPEN PERIOD 4th Sat. in Jan. (please inquire)
HOURS Fireworks from 6:00pm (planned), Mount Wakakusa ignition from 6:15pm (planned), Inquire for details
ADDRESS 157 Kasuganocho Wakakusa, Nara-shi (Mt. Wakakusa)
ACCESS 15 min. walk from Daibutsuden Kasuga Taisha-mae bus stop. 5 min. ride on Nara Kotsu City Loop Bus from Kintetsu Nara Station on Kintetsu Nara Line.
TEL 0742-27-8677
OTHER CONTACT INFO Nara Park Office, Nara Prefecture


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