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【Bizen Area】 Okayama City
You will enjoy nostalgic summer nights as various types of illuminations and candlelight in the Okayama Korakuen Garden surround you.
This festival is the spring time tradition at Tsuyama Castle (Kakuzan Park) which is famous as one of the best cherry blossom watching spots.
Several thousand cherry trees burst into full bloom, and a lot of people come to enjoy watching the flowers.
- Tsuyama City Association Touriste
Commonly known as “Naked Men’s Festival.” One of three rarest festivals in Japan.
This festival, having a tradition of approximately 500 years, is one of the three rarest festivals in Japan. Thousands of men wearing nothing but loincloths struggle for two holy sticks. Significant intangible folk cultural asset designated by Okayama Prefecture.