Inomata Hyakuhattou ( Inomata Oil Lamp Fire Festival ) is one special custom of events of Bon Festival lasting more than 400 years. It is a fantastic event that local young people burn the mound of 108 groups built on the ridge of the uneven Domae Mountain. Held every year at Saitama Prefecture, Misato Town, Inomata District on August 15.
This event that has been designated as an intangible folk cultural assets of Saitama Prefecture specified.
|ACCESS||20 minutes Walk from JR Hachikō Line Yōdo Station. Saitama, Japan,|
|OPTIONAL|| Local transportation
Paid private Local Tour Guide
Day 1: Departure
●Meet at the Station 18:00-18:10 (3hour tour)
August 15 (Thursday)
※ The following is information of 2018.
■ flute drum show off
time: 18: 30 –
■ lanterns matrix
Time: 18: 50 –
Location: Kodaiin ~ Domae mountain
■ 108 mound to the ignition of the
time 19:00 time –