Japan Travel by NAVITIME - Japan Travel Guides, Transit Search and Itinerary Planner

Nagasaki Lantern Festival長崎ランタンフェスティバル

Event

The Nagasaki Lantern Festival is a winter tradition in Nagasaki. The festival originally started as an event conducted by the residents of Nagasaki's Chinatown to celebrate Chinese New Year. For a 15 day period, some 15,000 Chinese lanterns light up the area around the Chinatown in reds and golds. Various illuminated sculptures big and small are arrayed in the area as well, and the dazzling and whimsical scenery attracts visitors from around the country and the world.

place

Nagasaki Pref. Nagasakishi Shinchimachi

phone 0958228888

Recommended Guide

Details

Address

Nagasaki Pref. Nagasakishi Shinchimachi [map]

Phone

0958228888

Duration
2019/2/5-19 17:00-22:00
Main venue lighting starts from 12:00
Average attendance
1,000,000people
Street stall
Available

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

Access

          There is no Station nearby. There is no Bus Stop nearby. There is no Parking nearby. There is no IC nearby.

          Nearby Tourist Attractions

          Nearby Restaurants

          Nearby Hotels

          Nagasaki Main Areas

          around-area-map

          This hidden corner of the country is rural Japan at its best, where underground activity is to thank for active volcanoes and bubbling natural hot springs along the Shimabara Peninsula as well as the crystal clear waters of the Goto Islands off the west coast. Less well known than Hiroshima's Peace Memorial Park, Nagasaki commemorates its own past at the Nagasaki Peace Park, which sits alongside the charming Meganebashi stone bridge and a mix of religious buildings with beautiful architecture, such as the Zen Buddhist Sofukuji Temple, the Confucian Shrine, and the Oura Christian Church.

          Related Articles

          Recommended Related Plans

          Nagasaki Photo Album