sightseeing

Koyasan

Koyasan was opened by Priest Kobo Daishi as a place for secret training in Shingon Buddhism. Even now it is home to a majestic and mysterious atmosphere that charms the people who visit there. The pilgrimage routes that connect Kongobuji Temple and Okunoin have been designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and are also famous as a wonderful place to view autumn foliage.

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Kumano Kodo

The Kumano Sanzan is made up of three holy sites which are the sources of nature worship and are home to huge rocks, trees, waterfalls, and rivers. You can walk along the pilgrimage routes around these sites while enjoying the many historical landmarks and stone Buddhist images that still remain. Several walking routes are available according to your preferences.

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Kumano Kodo

Wakayama Castle

The white-as-chalk castle tower rises above Mt. Torafusu which is thick with greenery and has a stateliness worthy of the dignity of the three houses of the Tokugawa clan. Construction began on Wakayama Castle in the 13th year of the Tensho Period (1585) under the supervision of Hidenaga, the younger brother of Hideyoshi Toyotomi who subjugated Kishu. The famous castle builder, Takatora Todo was responsible for construction and built the inner citadel and the first circle walls.

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Wakayama Castle

Kimiidera

Kimii-dera (Temple) is famous for early-flowering cherry blossoms and it is also the second temple where amulets can be obtained in west Japan and pilgrims in pilgrim dress can be seen visiting with their walking sticks and an earnest look in their eyes. The name comes from its three wells: Kisshosui, Yoryusui and Shojosui. As you pass through the tower gate, your view is dominated by the 231 steps and you stand taken aback for a moment.

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Adventure World

On August 11, 2010, twin, beach (Kaihin) and Yokohama (Yihin) were born from the giant panda · Ryo Hin (Rauhin) and are currently growing awfully. In "Panda's backyard tour" (charge), it infiltrates backyard where panda lives.
It is also a popular tour where you can observe the ecology of pandas and give away treats and queues before the opening.

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Adventure World

Misato Observatory

"Misato Observatory" equipped with a reflecting telescope of 105 cm in diameter in a small town in the mountains, Kinomino cho. Here, it is the beauty that drinks breath, as well as the stars full of presence such as Saturn's ring seen by the telescope and the crater of the moon, as well as the naked eye. Please enjoy the scenery of the seasons fascinating stars with the story told by the curators of the observatory, a star expert. Also at the event where the total lunar eclipse and the meteor shower are seen, many people come and visit to watch.

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Misato Observatory

Kumano Hayatake Taisha

About two thousand years ago from now, since the Kumakura mountain where the Kumano Sanshokai's first advent declined from the mountain Kamikura to the current sanctuary, Kumano Hayato Taisha against the "old shrine" of Kamikura Shrine "Shingu" It is said. The god of deceased the gods of the twelve pillars, with the main gods of Kumano Nobutsu Ogami (Mizono of Izanagi), Kumano Nozomi Ogami (Mr. Izanami) as the main god, with 12 major companies in Shingu, the thousands of companies in the nation It is a collection of revered as a total main shrine of Kumano Shrine. The owl (Kumano 牛王 = bear 's crown) which embroidered the crow that is related to Kumano' s authority has been transmitted without changing its shape since the Sengoku period. This bill is drawn with 48 Crow's characters, and the wishes of Hayatama Ogami trying to save sentient beings are included in one crow. Also, the large tree of the Nagi in the precincts with a tree age of 1,000 years old is a symbol of Kumano 's religious belief, since it was awfully religious, praying for safe trips from the ancient times, it was practiced to punish and leave this leaf in the morning, so this Kumano cow and nagi It was a great support to safely finish Kumano worship.

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Kumano Hayatake Taisha

Sea Fishing Park Oyako Fishing Park

A fishing park where you can enjoy sea fishing from fishing pier and floating pier. Megals, small horse mackerel, sardine, kiss, ainame, black snapper and red snapper, and some seasons such as Thailand and flatfish are released.
There are also rental of fishing rods and barbecue tools as well as sales of baits, and fishing can be easily felt even if you go by hand, you can enjoy fresh fish you just caught on the spot and enjoy it.
Also, beautiful sea and scenic views of the mountains of Ogasaki that rise behind you are beautiful, you can enjoy fishing with the landscape, and it is popular with families and groups.

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Sea Fishing Park Oyako Fishing Park

Oishi kougen

From the altitude of 870 m, the mountains of Awajishima, Shikoku, Rokko mountains jump into the eyes without blocking visibility. A plateau colored with the flowers of the seasons. In the spring, mountain opening is held, and many people gather such as customary rice cake throwing and child playing sled with corrugated cardboard. A cool mountain breeze blows in the summer, and some people visit the mountains for camping purposes. Suzuki covers the plateau in autumn. A scene of Susuki that is stupid in the wind is a scene of the raw stone plateau. In winter, it is unusual to snow in Wakayama prefecture where it is mild, and you can enjoy the snow scenery. Noteworthy is the mountain baki done in late March. This is aimed at conservation of the plateau 's prairie grassland, it is a masterpiece that a bright red fire runs about 8.8 ha meadow. Many things are often used for hiking and camping, and many people are visiting from Kansai Ichiro as well as the local. When hiking, do not miss "Ogaki Rock" reminiscent of Sawakita 's sudden appearance of a wolf, and the legend of Kukai' s "Kobo Daishi Push Up Rock" etc.

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Awashima Shrine

It is familiar with the priest "Hina nagashi" being done. Many dolls lined with narrowing in the precincts, creating a magical space. The boundary between the doll and "Awashima Shinto shrine" goes back to the era of the Kishu Tokugawa family. The Kishu Tokugawa family had a habit of dedicating a pair of dolls to Awashima Shrine during the first festival of the birth of the princess. In addition, Hidaka made by the treasure of the lords of the late generation stores the tools played by the princess and the waist backstage. I am transferred to treasure shrine now. An elaborate carving is given to the play equipment which is only about the size of a nail, and imagines the exceptional play of an old woman. Every March 3rd, a chicken that takes a doll over a Shiraki boat and flows it to the Kata waters is done, and it seems that the heart of faith is transmitted. The secret of the popularity of Awashima Shrine is not only about these dolls. It is enshrined in the main shrine by Sukunabikoto,Oonamuchi and Okinagaratarashihimenomikoto. Oonamuchi is a god of medicine, the great-hearted lord of the great self is a god of marriage. In other words, "Recovery of gynecological illness", worshiping praying, and maiden in love, with thought "worshiped gods" come to this power spot.

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Awashima Shrine

Ooyunohara

The place where there was Kumano Hongu Shrine until the flood in Meiji 22. In the former company Geijyo Sawahara, the cutting stone base warehouses left, and the place which the former shrine once built was dunnike-shaped, and the stone shrimp wrapping around four companies and the last four companies which lost almost in the center It is built. At the entrance of Osanbara it is famous for having a torii of the highest height in Japan. The beautiful scenery of the four seasons is one of the highlights. It is also said that this area is the entrance to the Earth god Spirit world or the extreme point of the energy of the Earth, and it can be said that it is an aggregation site of the Kumano power spot.

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Ooyunohara

Kawayu Onsen Senninbukuro

Kimii-dera (Temple) is famous for early-flowering cherry blossoms and it is also the second temple where amulets can be obtained in west Japan and pilgrims in pilgrim dress can be seen visiting with their walking sticks and an earnest look in their eyes. The name comes from its three wells: Kisshosui, Yoryusui and Shojosui. As you pass through the tower gate, your view is dominated by the 231 steps and you stand taken aback for a moment.

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Kawayu Onsen Senninbukuro

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In Hongu-cyo, hot springs springs where three hot springs spring, "Watase Onsen", "Yunomine Onsen", "Kawayu Onsen". One of them Kawayu Onsen, a natural large outdoor bath made of weathered rivers of the Otsuegawa emerges from the autumn to the winter (December to February) only. A source of 73 degrees is blowing from the bottom of the river, bringing in the clear stream of the river and adjusting the temperature. Looking for a slightly shallow place from an outdoor bath with the extent that I want to swim in spite, the starry sky that I look up while sleeping in a bathtub is a wonderful expression that can not be expressed in words.

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