Japan's Dpirtual Heart land!

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.”

Pamphlet Download (PDF files)


English Guide Available

Reservation1group only (1~20 people)

①Daimonzaka   50min


➁Daimonzaka, Kumano Nachi Taisha Grand Shrine

                            and  Nachi Waterfall      2h30min 

     \6000(1~5people)   /    \12000(6~20)

Other courses avilable .

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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 
Visit “Daimonzaka Chaya ” in   Daimonzaka-slope

(Without booking avilable but you may need to wait.)

Booking site of  VELTRA


                       Nachikatsuura  Tourism Association


Lonely planet “BEST inTRAVEL 2018”

Chosen as No.5 for Regions! 

How to visit KUMANO!

Useful site Kumano Tourism Bureau


2 Places ¥1000

Can use : KatsuuraGyoen,Katsuura Kanko Hotel,              Hotel Nagisaya,  Nachi Nishiki No Yu, Kayuu ,  Kyuukamura Nanki Katsuura 

 Get Kumano Sanzan Special japanese towel !!

  • Collect commemorative Goshuin stamps of 3shrines &1tample’s. Also need to stay in Hongu,Tanabe,Shingu and NachiKatsuura .               More Information Check for PDF

Whale Watching Reservation


Original Wooden Tag ON SALE!

You can get benefits for shopping etc..



Post Cards  ON SALE !

5 cards per package   \500

 Event Schedule

14 July 2019

Nachi Oogi Festival (Fire Festival )            at Nachi Waterfall 10:00~

11 August 2019

Fire Works at Nachi Baech 20:00~

 15 September 2019

Hachiman Festival                                    at Katsuura Hachiman Shrine 

 27 October 2019

 AGAIN Kumano Moude Pilgrimage   at  Mt.Nachi