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Mt. Koya, Kumano and Kumano Kodo Three Days with car

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Mt. Koya is a sacred site for Buddhism which was founded in India and brought to Japan in the 6th Century. Kumano is a sacred site for Shintoism which is rooted in the nature worship in Japan. And Kumano Kodo Pilgrimage Routes connect these sacred sites. On this tour, we will visit Mt. Koya(Danjo Garan, Honzan, Okuno-in) and Kumano (Hongu, Hayatama and Nachi Grand Shrines, and Nachi Waterfalls), and we will walk on Kumano Kodo Daimon-zaka Pilgrimage Route.

I will drive a car for you

Kumano Tour Guide - Hiroyuki T.
Hiroyuki T.
4.95 / 5
(108 reviews)
08:30 AM

Meeting Point

JR Wakayama station

DAY 1

12:00 PM

Danjo Garan Temple Complex

01:00 PM

Lunch

02:30 PM

Honzan Headquaters Kongobuji Temple

03:30 PM

Inner Sanctuary Okuno-in

05:00 PM

Your shukubo (hotel)

Everybody stays in a temple in Mt. Koya

DAY2

Early morning Take part in the fire service and/or morning ritual at your Shukubo.

11:00 AM

Kumano Hongu Grand Shine and its fomer site Oyunohara

03:00 PM

Kumano Hayatama Shrine and Kamikura Shrine

DAY3

09:30 PM

Kumano Kodo Pilgrimage; Daimonzaka – Kumano Nachi Grand Shrine

11:00 AM

Kumano Nachi Grand Shrine

11:30 AM

Seigan-toji Temple

12:00 PM

Nachi Waterfalls

01:10 PM

lunch

Tuna is very special in this area

Ending Point

JR Wakayama station

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What‘s not included

Insurance,

Accommodation (you and guide) ; price varies depending on the day of stay and booking. Ask for details.

Lunch, dinner (you and guide),

Entrance fee (you and guide) approx JPY1,500 per person

parking, gas and toll

Tour Important Information

Tours are NOT covered by insurance. Make sure to be covered by your own insurance.


Entrance fees, lunch, dinner and accomodations (YOU and GUIDE) are NOT included in the guide fee.(shukubo temples are available in Koyasan and hotels with hot springs are available at Katsuura, ask for details)


Direct payment will be occurred in CASH on the spot on the day of the tour.



ONLY available April 1- November 30

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Kumano Tour Reviews

Hiroyuki is a wonderful guide!

My family and I had the pleasure of having "Hiro" as our guide for our two days in Osaka. On the first day, he took us to see the highlights of Osaka. On the second, he took us to Koya San. Both days were extremely special. Hiro, fluent in English, spent the first part of his career working in cultural management for the Japanese government so his knowledge of these sites is extraordinary. What is even more amazing, is his ability to explain very complicated details (historical, religious, and cultural) in the most concise and approachable way. His manner is calm and professional; he's a true gentleman and the perfect guide for travelers serious about getting the most meaning from their time here. Highest recommendation!!

Rachel F.

It was very nice meeting you and your wonderful family in Osaka and Koyasan. I had a wonderful time myself. Thank you very much for your kindness and generosity. You have a wonderful son. He is very clever. He remembered everything that I explained and he asked me a lot of questions, and it was so impressive. And he showed a lot of interests and respect to our culture which was also very impressive. Please say hello to him and your husband. Please come back to Japan in the near future, there are a lot more here that I want to show you. Oh, I will have to be stay healthy until them. Thank you again and take care. Hiro

Amazing guide for visit of main Kyoto landmarks + gardens

Hiroyuki showed up early and we packed way more into the day than I had dated to hope. He is incredibly experienced, very good English so we had lots of interesting conversations about the history and ideas of our destinations Strongly recommend

Chris W.

It was very nice meeting you yesterday in Kyoto. It was a beautiful day. It was also very nice to have conversations with a person who showed a lot of interest and respect to the history and culture of Japan. Sorry for the Nara tour. I hope that you will have another wonderful day in Nara.

Kyoto Highlight Tour

It was a pleasant time to meet up with Hiroyuki-san the second time for a tour in Kyoto! This time I brought my 2 bosses along and they were very impressed with his knowledge and explaination. He also considered our request for lunch and found a good soba/udon shop. Thank you for also sending us to Osaka from Uji ! I hope to see you again soon!

Stephanie C.

Stephanie, It was very nice meeting you again in Kyoto. I have met a lot of people for my job. You are the first and only person who came back to me. Do not bring your boss next time. I deserve a tour for your own to relax.

$990/ per group

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