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    Kumano Sanzan & Nachi Waterfall

    12 hours

    "The sacred sites and the pilgrimage routes in the Kii Mountain Range (including Kumano Kodo)", is designated as a World Cultural Heritage site in 2004. We visit Kumano Sanzan; the three main shrines of "Kumano Nachi Taisha," "Kumano Hayatama Taisha" and "Kumano Hongu Taisha." Furthermore we visit Nachi waterfall.

    FROM$304/ per group
    Hideo Y.
    4.44(112) reviews

    Visit Kumano Sanzan

    8 hours

    Visit Nachi, Hongu and Shingu. There are three grand shrines called Kumano-Sanzan ( three holy places). You can feel the 2000 years history. Also we can see many beautiful landscapes around them.

    FROM$210/ per group
    Yasuo H.
    4.50(4) reviews

    Wakayama Castle 2 hour tour

    2 hours

    Wakayama Castle is located in the city center and a symbol of Wakayama city. It takes only 40 minutes from Kansai International Airport. The grounds of the castle contain other features such as the Ohashi Roka Bridge , Nishinomaru Teien Garden , and the Koshoan teahouse , a traditional Japanese teahouse where you can enjoy a cup of tea. In every season of the year,different kinds of flowers and trees welcome you . You can enjoy not only historic spots but also a panoramic view of Wakayama city from the observatory of the castle. Also in and around the castle, you will find 'Ninjas’ . There is a small zoo in the ground, too. Please, come pay a visit to Wakayama Castle!

    FROM$89/ per group
    Noriko I.
    4.56(9) reviews

    Exploring Koyasan

    9 hours

    Women were forbidden to enter Koyasan until 1872. Koyasan, literally means Mt Koya, a 900 high highland located in Wakayama Prefecture is a center of Buddhist study. A founder of Shingon Sect, Kobo Daishi Kukai who was granted by emperor Saga to use this land in 816. You can touch the Buddhist concept of vicissitude in a walk through the path toward innermost sanctum in deep ceder tree forest.

    FROM$313/ per group
    Masahisa M.
    5.00(20) reviews

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