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18 Day Japan including 4 Days Kumano Kodo (Walk)

Single package:
Twin package:
Triple package:
  • Limousine Bus Coupon
  • 14 Day Japan Rail Pass
  • JPY 1,500 Pasmo Card for use on the non JR trains
  • Full Day Tokyo Guided Tour
  • Ainokura & Shirakawago Tour
  • Kyoto Guided Morning Tour
  • 4 nights at the Shinagawa Prince Hotel - Tokyo
  • 2 nights at the Hida Hotel Plaza inc b/fast - Takayama
  • 3 nights at the Miyako Hotel Kyoto Hachijo - Kyoto
  • 4 nights along the Kumano Kodo inc. dinner, breakfast, lunchboxes and luggage transfers
  • 2 nights at the Hotel Granvia - Hiroshima
  • 2 nights at the Hakone Hotel - Hakone

Enjoy the best of Japan combined with a 4 night/5 day walk along the World Heritage Kumano Kodo's Imperial Route to Kumano. Stay in Minshuku guesthouse accommodation, soak in relaxing hot springs and traverse the beautiful Kii Peninsula.

*inclusions shown in the bullet points - package does not include airfares


Day 12: Kumano Kodo
Torii gate at Oyunohara

Torii gate at Oyunohara

Kumano Hongu Taisha Shrine

Kumano Hongu Taisha Shrine

Yunomine Onsen

Yunomine Onsen

Check out of your accommodation. Leave your luggage to be transferred to the next accommodation, collect your lunch box and continue on the Pilgrimage walk to Hongu Taisha.

A number of options are possible if you do not want to walk the entire 21km route:

To get there:

Option 1

Full day walk the "Kumano Kodo" Chikatsuyu-oji to Kumano Hongu Taisha (24 km, approx. 9 ~ 10hrs)

Option 2

Take a public bus from Chikatsuyu-Oji bus stop to Kobiro-toge (10 mins)

Walk Kumano Kodo from Kumano Kobiro-toge to Kumano Hongu Taisha (17 km, 7~8 hrs)

Option 3

Board the bus from Nakahechi Art Museum to Hongu Taisha-mae stop (30 mins)

Visit Kumano Hongu Heritage Centre; it has detailed information and exhibits about the area in English.

Take a public bus from Hongu Taisha-mae bus stop to Hosshinmon-oji stop

Walk the "Kumano Kodo" Hosshinmon-oji to Kumano Hongu Taisha (7 km / 3 hrs)

After lunch take a public bus from Hongu Taisha-mae to Yunomine Onsen one of Japan's oldest hot springs. (20 mins)

*Your stay in Yunomine Onsen includes dinner and breakfast daily

Stay: Yunomine Onsen - 1/1

Japan Package Tours will be happy to prepare you a personalised itinerary to suit your budget and preferences.
Contact us now for a no-obligation quotation.


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