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)
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 ～
Lonely planet “BEST inTRAVEL 2018”
Chosen as No.5 for Regions! click here
How to visit KUMANO!
Useful site Kumano Tourism Bureau
2 Places ￥1000
「Instarally 」has started !
Take some photos of cooperation stores and sightseeing place and contribute them , you will get TENUGUI(Japanese towel)
Ise Lobster Festival
Free Ise Lobster soup offering (Limited supply)
Maguro Festival (katsuura Port 9:00～12:00)
Free Maguro(Tuna) soup offering (Limited supply)
Free Tuna’s Sashimi offering (Limited supply)