“Koyasan-Kumano Access Bus” connects UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Koya with Kumano through Koya-ryujin Skyline, a mountain road that offers you panoramic scenery to Mount Koya., the center of Shingon Buddhism.
You can hike Kumano Kodo Pilgrimage routes, enjoying the nature, numerous shrines and temples along the way. Plus, the routes are dotted with onsen towns such as Kumano Onsen resorts and Ryujin Onsen. Come and enjoy the rewarding experience of this region by bus conveniently!
The Kii mountains tower over central Wakayama Prefecture wrapped in a veil of green. To the north and south are two sacred areas registered as World Heritages: Koyasan and Kumano Sanzan.
It is rarity to have not one, but two such prominent sites with so much to tell about Japan in the same prefecture, Wakayama. Only here, you will encounter the allure of spiritual world that for more than a thousand years has drawn mankind in a search of faith.
Blessed with a wondrous natural environment of seas, mountains and rives, and filled with mystery, in Wakayama Prefecture, you can get away from everyday life and set your sprit free.