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Ieshima Tenjin Festival

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Ieshima is a small island in the Inland Sea. Each of these islands can be reached by ship from the Port of Himeji. The Ieshima Tenjin Festival is a summer festival held at Ieshima-jinja Shrine. On July 24 and 25, the Ieshima Tenjin Festival is celebrated, in a tradition spanning over 1,000 years. Aboard a gorgeous ship with banners streaming, a traditional performance called shishimai (“lion dance”) is presented. At night a seaborne fireworks display lights up the skies.

Events information

  • Harima


Ieshimachomiya, Himeji-shi, Hyogo

Contact information

Reference name

Ieshima Shinto shrine




Ieshima tourist industry association (External link)


By car

  • It is approx. 30min. by ship from Himeji Port

Events information

Events information

July 24 ... July 25

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