A Spiritual Rebirth in Kumano
More than a thousand years ago, a retired emperor and his followers visited the Kumano Grand Shrines. This was the start of the so-called Kumano Faith.
Since then, many pilgrims from nobles to commoners have visited Kumano.
“All You Need to know about Nachi Katsuura Town”
Nachi Katsuura Town has many fantastic things to experience including: The Kumano Kodo
Pilgrimage Routes, the Kumano Nachi Grand Shrine and the Nachi Great Waterfall
UNESCO World Heritage sites.
Have fun visiting our web site. We have “All you need to know about Nachi Katsuura Town.”
- About us
- Useful Links
- Youtube Videos
Pamphlet Download (PDF files)
English Guide Available
Reservation１group only (1～20 people）
➁Daimonzaka, Kumano Nachi Taisha Grand Shrine
and Nachi Waterfall 2h30min
\6000(1～5people) / \12000(6～20）
Other courses avilable .
Contact us : firstname.lastname@example.org
World Heritage registered!
In July 2004, Kumano Kodo pilgrimage routes and its religious treasures were registered a UNESCO world heritage site as “The Sacred Sites and Pilgrimage Routes in the Kii Mountain Range.”
Heian Period Costume Experience
1 hour ￥2000 2hours \3000
(Without booking avilable but you may need to wait.)
Booking site of VELTRA
Nachikatsuura Tourist Information (open 9:00-18:00) JR Kii-katsuura Station
Lonely planet “BEST inTRAVEL 2018”
Chosen as No.5 for Regions!
How to visit KUMANO!
Useful site Kumano Tourism Bureau
2 Places ￥1300
Can use : Hotel Urashima,KatsuuraGyoen,Katsuura Kanko Hotel, Hotel Nagisaya, Nachi Nishiki No Yu, Kayuu , Kyuukamura Nanki Katsuura
Whale Watching Reservation(April – September)
“World Heritage registration 15th anniversary”
Nachi katsuura Town Tourism association
ORIGINAL TOWEL ON SALE \600
Original Wooden Tag ON SALE!
You can get benefits for shopping etc..
Post Cards ON SALE !
5 cards per package \500
Fish Market Schedule 2020
In order to prevent mass infection of covid-19(corona virus) the following servises are closed.
・Nachikatsuura Town Tourist Infomation
(e-mail inquiry avilable)
・Daimonzaka Chaya (CostumeExperience)
・Guide for Kumano Kodo
Some shops in town are also temporarily closed .
Kumano Kodo Trail