Once the rainy season is over, summer will arrive where active tourists can enjoy marine sports and camping activities. There are 15 beaches along the coastline of Kyotango, and there are also beautiful natural sceneries such as the highlands, the waterfalls, and rivers, too. The season will bring harvests of gourmet food such as watermelons, melons, and summer vegetables. Various summer festivals will be held during the nighttime, and fireworks will decorate the nighttime sky.
for the model course : Day 1
|4.Kumihama Country Club||5.Kuminohama Spa Resort|
|An authentic seaside golf course extended along the Kumihama Bay where there is a hole going across the sea. Golf players can enjoy the magnificent view of the Sea of Japan and the moutains.||Kumihama-cho was the first town in Kyoto Prefecture to be appointed as the national hot spring health resort. Hot springs of good quality are upwelling, and there are approx. 19 spa resort hotels within the area.|
for the model course : Day 2
|9.Maizuru red-brick warehouses|
|There are many red-brick architectures remaining in Maizuru. There also is a “Red-brick Museum” whose architecture is one of the oldest steel-framed brick architecture existing in Japan.|
Other seasonal information
Concert – listening to music with barefoot
[The first Sunday in June]
An event for inspiring environmental conservation.The concert is held on Kotohikihama Beach which is famous for its sounding sand, and the garbage collected by the visitors will be the ticket for the concert.
Kyotango City Dragon Canoeing Championship
[The first Sunday in August]
A festival held on the theme of the Hagoromo legend and the Tanabata (vega) legend handed down in Mineyama-cho. The festival gets festive with all the outdoor stalls, huge Tanabata lanterns, and stage events.
Uchiyama beech woods
One of the largest beech woods in Kyoto Prefecture which is also a rare area where a natural forest of 300 different woods such as beech wood, maple trees, and zelkovas grow. A guided tour is provided by the volunteer staffs.
Sightseeing information for the neighboring cities / towns
Miyazu Lantern Floating Fireworks Show [Miyazu City]
Tango egg cockle [Miyazu City / Maizuru City]
Rock oyster [Maizuru City]
Rock oysters are large and juicy, and are most delicious when eaten raw. “Rock oyster bowl” is also a famous delicacy.
Maizuru fish cake [Maizuru City]
A processed food rich with fish flavor which has been prepared based on the meticulous traditional techniques.
Niizaki Shrine [Ine-cho]