Kumano Kodo Walk, Daimon-zaka & Kumano Nachi Taisha

Kumano Kodo Walk, Daimon-zaka to Nachi Falls (Kumano Nachi Taisha and Seiganto-ji Temple)


The Daimon-zaka is an ancient stone staircase lined with centuries old trees, leading from the valley bottom to the base of the Kumano Nachi Taisha shrine complex.  

This walk climbs these worn cobblestone stairs, visits the Kumano Nachi Taisha, Seiganto-ji temple, and Nachi falls, the tallest in Japan at 133 meters high.

Join us to experience this beautiful cultural landscape firsthand.

● Please make a request with the standard price and we will adjust the final price to match the number in your group.

Price per groupAll the year round

1~10 people

13,000

※ Prices does not included transportation fees or meals.

Description

Price
13,000 yen
Availability    Open year round

* Prices subject to change.
Infant = 6 and under, Child = 7 to 11, Adult = 12 and over

Access

Public Bus
● Daily busses leave from Kii-Katsuura station (bus timetable 8)
More bus timetables >>

Taxi
Another transportation option is to take a taxi.

Map

Course Outline

Course Name: Kumano Kodo Walk, Daimon-zaka & Kumano Nachi Taisha
Distance: ~2.2 km (This walk includes many stairs)
Length: ~3 hrs 30 min
Difficulty: 1.5
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Meeting Place: Daimon-zaka parking area (大門坂駐車場)
Tour Ending Place: Base of Nachi waterfall near, Taki-mae bus stop (滝前).
Daimon-zaka Route Guide >>

 

 

Course Times

OPTION 1

Bus

dep: Kii-Katsuura

Bus

Arr: Daimonzaka Chushajo-mae

Meet Guide

Start Tour

 Finish Tour

 Bus

dep: Nachisan

Bus 

arr: Kii-Katsuura

Train

dep: Kii-Katsuura

Train

arr: Shin-Osaka

8:258:448:4511:4511:4612:1013:0016:50

 ※ Option 1 is 30 minutes shorter to be able to catch 13:00 train from Kii-Katsuura.

OPTION 2

Bus

dep: Kii-Katsuura

Bus

Arr: Daimonzaka Chushajo-mae

Meet Guide

Start Tour

 Finish Tour
8:559:149:15 12:30

OPTION 3

Bus

dep: Kii-Katsuura

Bus

Arr: Daimonzaka Chushajo-mae

Meet Guide

Start Tour

 Finish Tour
9:309:499:50 13:20

OPTION 4

Bus

dep: Kii-Katsuura

Bus

Arr: Daimonzaka Chushajo-mae

Meet Guide

Start Tour

 Finish Tour
13:0513:2413:25 17:00


Course Maps

Nachi Map              Nachi-Katsuura Map

Nachi                                    Nachi-Katsuura

More area maps >>


Luggage Storage

If you have large baggage there are coin-lockers available at the Kii-Katsuura station.  
More information >>


Children

Please contact us for pricing for children.
Please note: Kumano TREK may not accept children on some guided walks.


Group Size

Please inform us of the number of members in your group when making a reservation.


Notes

Please:
● wear appropriate clothing and walking shoes.
● be prepared for rain.


Pilgrimage Etiquette

Please abide by the following guidelines while enjoying the Kumano Kodo.

1. Preserve the area as "heritage of all humankind".
2. Respect the faith of past and present worshipers.
3. Keep the routes clean - carry out all waste.
4. Protect the local flora and fauna - do not remove or introduce animals or vegetation.
5. Stay on the routes.
6. Be careful with fire - prevent forest fires.
7. Be prepared - plan your trip and equip yourself properly.
8. Greet others with a smile and warm heart.


Needed Information

Please supply the following information when booking.

Required Information

● Gender of all participants
● Age of all participants


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Plan Kumano TREK, English Speaking Guides | Kumano Kodo Walk, Daimon-zaka & Kumano Nachi Taisha
Tour Date
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*Requests must be made 10 days in advance.

Number of Guests Adult (Male)    (Female)
Child (7 to 11)    Infant (0 to 2)    (3 to 6)
Tour Option
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