Oga Lotus at Tanaka-jinja Shrine（Tanaka-jinja-no Oga Hasu）
Lotus flower that gives you a sense of eternity
In a lotus field next to Tanaka-jinja Shrine, the oga lotus produces large pink flowers in June. A colony of the oga lotus in this field originates from one of the lotus roots that were divided for replanting and distributed nationwide after World War II, and it has been protected by the residents in this region. The Society for Protecting Oga Lotus now tend the lotus flowers in the field.
25 minutes’ walk from “Inabane-oji”[稲葉根王子] stop, where the Ryujin Bus and the Meiko Bus stop
Mifune Matsuri Festival – a Finale of the Kumano Taisha Grand Shrine Matsuri Festival (One of the Annual Grand Festivals Held at Kumano Hayatama Taisha Grand Shrine)
（Kumano Hayatama Taisha Reitai-sui, Mifune Matsuri）