Cosmos in midsummer（Manatsu no Kosumosu）
Summer sunshine on the cosmos flowers
In the Kujinokawa area in Nachikatsuura Town close to the trailhead for Okuji-toge Pass, cosmos flowers bloom profusely in the resting rice fields in midsummer to please visitors’ eyes. A residents’ group once planted cosmos seeds in spring, and the flowers began to bloom in June.
35 min. on foot from JR Nachi Sta. Get off at “Kujinokawa”[狗子ノ川] bus stop of Kumano Kotsu Bus.
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）