Boundary signpost pillar between Tanami and Arida(Tanami to Arida no kyokai hyochu)


Vestige of boundary disputes

There is a boundary signpost pillar between Tanami and Arida along the Tobiyatani-michi Route, which is part of the Ohechi Route, one of the sites registered on the World Heritage list. The former Tanami Village and the former Arida Village are said to have once repeated their boundary disputes, and also to have had a dispute over offshore fishing grounds. The signpost pillar passes down the past incident to the present day.


Kushimoto Town
Tanami and Arida, Kushimoto-cho
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Frequency of appearance


Thirty min. on foot from JR Tanami Sta., and 25 min. on foot from JR Kii-Arita Sta.

Recommended spot

JR Tako Station > JR Kushimoto Station