Hokusogi-goe Section of the Kumano Kodo(Hokusogi-goe no Kodo)


Take a walk while overlooking the stream

The Hokusogi-goe Section of the Kumano Kodo was additionally registered as a World Heritage site in 2016. Visitors can traverse the pass of Hokusogi while overlooking the stream of the Tonda-gawa River. In spring, you can view cherry blossoms in full bloom on the opposite shore from the observatory.


Tanabe City, Nakahechi/Oto
Ayukawa, Tanabe City
Season / Time zone
Spring(April) / Daytime
Weather conditions
Sunny Cloudy
Frequency of appearance
According to seasons


3 min. on foot from “Ayukawa Onsen”[鮎川温泉] bus stop of Ryujin Bus and Meiko Bus.

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