Shimbara Water Festival

島原水まつり

Shimbara Water Festival
Date
First weekend of August

OVERVIEW

Shimabara Water festival will be held on the first weekend of August in Shimabara City, where the richabundant natural spring water has flowed throughfilled in the streets of former samurai residences in the old cast castle town since years gone by.with former samurai houses.

This festival is held to show the appreciation for the natural spring water and to make cultivate athe city rich in water and greenery.

There will be bamboo lanterns and art objects made of from gigantic traditional Japanese classic umbrellas, and lights all along the canal waterways through the castle town and former samurai residences.

AREA
Shimabara Peninsula (Unzen City & Shimabara City & Obama Town & Minami-Shimabara City)
CATEGORY
Festivals & Traditional Culture
Food & Specialties
History & Culture
Nature
Illumination
INFORMATION

MAP

NEARBY TOURIST ATTRACTIONS
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NEARBY ATTRACTIONS
1Shimbara Water Festival
2Old Samurai Warriors’ Houses
3Old Samurai Warriors’ Houses
4Shimabara Castle
5Shimabara Castle Takigi Noh (Bonfire Noh)
6Shimabara Castle
7Shimabara Castle Town Hinameguri
8Shimabara Yuusuikan
9Shimeiso
10Shimeiso Spring Garden
11City of Swimming Carp
12Shimabara Church
13Hamanokawa Spring
14SHIMABARA HAKUSANHOTEL
15SHIMABARA HAKUSAN HOTEL
16Business Hotel Toraya
17Kaibousou
18Shimabara Ferry port Tourist Information...
19HOTEL SEASIDE SHIMABARA
20Toyo TsukumoBay Hotel
21Toyo Tsukumo Bay Hotel
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