Gooseneck loosestrife at Kokuji-toge Pass（Kokuji-toge no Okatorano-o）
Tiger's tail at the entrance of the pass
At the entrance of Kokuji-toge Pass, white flowers of gooseneck loosestrife bloom in summer. It blooms in sunny places in mountains and fields, and is named “Okatorano-o” in Japanese since the tip of its spike droops like a tiger’s tail (“torano-o” means “tiger’s tail”).
30 min. on foot from JR Ukui Sta.
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）