Tenjin-san is a slightly smaller market than Toji-temple's one, however some of the same sellers from Toji-temples's one also take part. It is held on 25th of each month. There is also a variety of food and sweets sold here, and the shrine has a lovely garden of plum blossom trees that bloom in late February to early March.
Access: From Kyoto BakPak Hostel, Take Kyoto City Bus#10,#203 from "Shijo Keihan-mae"stop, and get off at "Kitano Tenmangumae" stop. From Kyoto Station, Take Kyoto City bus #101 and get off at "Kitano Tenmangumae"stop. It costs 220yen.