Kameoka, Kyoto

city in Kyōto prefecture, Japan

Kameoka (亀岡市, Kameoka-shi) is a Japanese city in Kyoto Prefecture. It is in western Kyoto in a wide, flat valley.[1]

Kameoka Station under construction, 2008
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HistoryEdit

Kameoka city was built around a castle. It is in a rural area.

DevelopmentEdit

The population of Kameoka city is about 90,000 people.

Special products found in Kameoka include Botan nabe and Matsutake.

Sister citiesEdit

FestivalsEdit

The Kameoka festival is held in the city from October 23rd to 25th every year. It is called the Gion Festival in Tamba, or Fall festival in Kameoka.[2]

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Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Kameoka, Kyoto at Wikimedia Commons