Luggage Shuttle Service Takijiri area to Hongu Area

Luggage Shuttle (Kumano Kodo Shuttle Service)


Luggage shuttle service from Takijiri bus stop to an accommodation in the Hongu area, including the hot spring villages of Kawayu Onsen, Yunomine Onsen, and Wataze Onsen.  

This covers the a section which usually takes two days to walk.  It is a helpful and convenient service.


●Daily luggage shuttle service needs to be booked at least 10 days in advance.

●Online booking for the luggage shuttle services is only available if "all accommodations (pick-up/drop-off) are booked via Kumano Travel". 




Luggage Shuttle Service Takijiri area to Hongu Area
1 piece(s) 3,500 yen
2 piece(s) 3,500 yen
3 piece(s) 4,500 yen
4 piece(s) 5,500 yen
5 piece(s) 6,500 yen
6 piece(s) 7,500 yen
7 piece(s) 8,500 yen
8 piece(s) 9,500 yen
9 piece(s) 10,500 yen
10 piece(s) 11,500 yen
11 piece(s) 12,500 yen
12 piece(s) 13,500 yen
13 piece(s) 14,500 yen
14 piece(s) 15,500 yen
15 piece(s) 16,500 yen
16 piece(s) 17,500 yen
17 piece(s) 18,500 yen
18 piece(s) 19,500 yen
19 piece(s) 20,500 yen
20 piece(s) 21,500 yen
21 piece(s) 22,500 yen


Pick-up Location and Times

Luggage pick-up is available from 7:00~9:00.  Other pick-up times can be arranged.

Possible pick-up locations:
Kumano Kodo Kan Pilgrimage Center, across the river from the Takijiri bus stop.


IMPORTANT NOTE: The Kumano Kodo Pilgrimage Center does not run this luggage shuttle service, but rather another service provider.

This center is only a meeting point for you and the luggage shuttle staff.

Please do NOT give your luggage to the Kumano Kodo Kan Pilgrimage Center Staff, but DIRECTLY to the luggage shuttle staff.

For pick-up at Takijiri-oji a SET TIME needs to be organized, and kept.

Please include what bus you will be taking from Kii-Tanabe, and the time it arrives at Takijiri-oji when making the reservation request.

If there are changes to this time, please inform us as soon as possible.

Bus timetable from Kii-Tanabe to Takijiri >>

● No transfer of breakable items available.
● Please do not leave valuables in your luggage. Carry them with you.
● No transfer of pets.
● Frozen or refrigerated goods.
● Fireworks, gas, or other flammable materials.
● No poisonous substances.
Drop-off Location

● Drop-off is available at accommodations in Takahara and the Hongu area (eg. in Yunomine Onsen, Kawayu Onsen, etc.)
● Please inform us of where you are going to stay.


Access Information

Busses run daily to Takijiri-oji from Tanabe and Shirahama. (bus timetable #1)

Kumano Kodo Nakahechi Route Guide >>


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*Requests must be made 10 or more days in advance.
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Takijiri Arrival Time* Bus route timetable list >>>
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