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Kumano-Kodo and Hongu Taisha Shrine Walking Tour with English-speakiing Guide

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Embark on a pilgrimage to Kumano Hongu Shrine using the Kumano Kodo path. Hike through ancient forests lined with beautiful trees with your guide until your arrival at the shrine's massive torii gate.

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Kumano Taishi is the headquarters of the Kumano Shrine and has 3000 smaller shrines spread across the country. The shrine dates back over 900 years and along with Hayatama Taisha and Nachi Taisha, is one of the top 3 shrines in Kumano.
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  • Duration: 5 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: English-speaking guide / Japanese-speaking guide
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Starting time: 08:00 - 13:00 (Show details)
Starting time: 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 (Hide details)
  • 08:00 Check-in at Hongu Shrine
  • Begin Your Walk at Hosshinmon
    IMG_4830 Walk from Hosshinmon to Kumano Hongu Shrine with a knowledgeable tour guide. Hike through forests of ancient trees taking a pilgrimage around these two sacred locations.
  • Kumano Hongu Shrine
    Japan_Wakayama_Kumano_Taisha_shutterstock_316029695 Kumano Hongu Shrine, where all Kumano pilgrimage paths lead, is a shrine with over 900 years of history. Admire this UNESCO World Heritage Site's massive torii gate, which represents entry to the spiritual world.
  • 13:00 Tour ends at Hongu Shrine
Notes
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Bus fare (circa 500yen per person)
Additional Note(s)
    • Please buy your own lunch (if necessary) and provide the tour guide's bus fare.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a minimum of 2 and maximum of 10.
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 18:00 local time, 9 business days to 18:00 local time, 5 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 30% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 18:00 local time, 5 business days to 18:00 local time, 3 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 40% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 18:00 local time, 3 business days to 18:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 18:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 189.85
USD 189.85

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Language English, Japanese
Pick-up Not available
Duration 5 hour(s)
Availability Daily
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Kumano-Kodo and Hongu Taisha Shrine Walking Tour with English-speakiing Guide