Frozen Nachi Waterfall（Itetsuku Nachi-no-Taki）
Nachi Waterfall freezing in cold weather
Even though the Kumano region has a warm climate, in the early morning when the temperature is extremely cold, Nachi Waterfall may freeze. The surfaces of the rocks around the waterfall turn white, and some sections of the basin become covered with ice. * Ordinary visitors (any unauthorized individuals) are not allowed to go near the basin of Nachi Waterfall. (Special permission was obtained to take the photos on this page.)
Get on the Kumano Kotsu Bus at JR Kii-Katsuura Station or at JR Nachi Station, and get off at “Nachi-no-Taki Mae”[那智の滝前] stop.It is 5 minutes’ walk from the 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）