Kumano Kodo Walk, Ogumotori-goe
Kumano TREK, English Speaking Guides
The Ogumotori-goe section of the Kumano Kodo Nakahechi route is a mountain pass between Kumano Nachi Taisha and Koguchi settlement.
The Ogumotori-goe is a challenging route with some long climbs and descents.
|Course Name||Ogumotori-goe (Koguchi to Nachisan)|
|Distance||~14.5 km total|
(not including bus transport times)
What is a difficulty rating of walking trails?
|Meeting Place||depends on direction walked|
|Tour Ending Place||depends on direction walked|
|Maps||Kumano Kodo Ogumotori-goe Map|
|OPTION 1, NORTH TO SOUTH (Koguchi to Kumano Nachi Taisha)|
Koguchi bus stop, or accommodation in Koguchi
|End of Tour||~16:00|
|OPTION 2, SOUTH TO NORTH (Kumano Nachi Taisha to Koguchi)|
Nachisan bus stop, or accommodation in Nachi (Mitaki Sanso).
|End of Tour||~16:00
41,400 yen per group
※ Maximum 10 people per tour.
※ Price includes insurance fee.
※ Prices does not included transportation fees or meals for participants, but does include meals and transportation costs for the guides.
ChildrenPlease contact us for pricing for children.
NOTE: Kumano Trek may not accept children on some guided walks.
AccessFOR NORTH TO SOUTH (Koguchi to Nachisan)
The best way is to stay overnight in Koguchi.
Or you can take busses to Koguchi from either the Hongu area or Shingu.
More access information for Koguchi
FOR SOUTH TO NORTH (Nachisan to Koguchi)
You can stay overnight in Nachi (Mitaki Sanso).
Or take the bus from Kii-Katsuura station. Bus timetable
LuggageDaily luggage shuttle service can be booked in advance online.
Ogumotori-goe luggage shuttle information
Please note that luggage shuttle is only available for those who made reservations for accommodations via the Kumano Travel site. 7 days or more in advance is needed to book daily luggage shuttles.
LunchIt is usually easiest to order your lunch box from the accommodation. Book a lunch box plan to take advantage of this service.
● wear appropriate clothing and walking shoes.
● be prepared for rain.
● bring drinks.