Princess Road Procession

First weekend of April

  • Traditional Festivals

The scene of an antique picture scroll unrolls onto the cherry blossom walkway of Miyakoda River. The procession consists of more than one hundred hundred people from princesses in palanquins, their samurai attendants, and servants to an array of noblewomen and chambermaids.


Date & TimeThe first weekend of April
11:45 – 15:00 (Road Procession)
LocationNear Kiga Checkpoint
Address4577 Kiga, Hosoe-cho, Kita-ku, Hamamatsu-shi
AccessTake the Entetsu Bus at Hamamatsu Station (Bus Stop 15 Okuyama Bound) to Jinguji Temple for 60 minutes, then walk for 5 minutes on foot
Train: Alight at Tenryu Hamanako Railroad Kanasashi Station, take the Entetsu Bus at Kanasashi (Okuyama Bound) to Jinguji Temple for 8 minutes, then walk for 5 minutes
20 minutes from Shin-Tomei Expwy Hamamatsu-Inasa IC, 30 minutes from Tomei Expwy Hamamatsu-nishi IC by car
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