The Illuminated O-torii Gate（Otorii no raito appu）
The O-torii Gate Illuminated in Pink in the Night Sky
To commemorate the Pink Ribbon Campaign to raise awareness for breast cancer, the O-torii Gate of Kumano Taisha Hongu Grand Shrine is lighted up in pink once a year. Why not take a picture of this photogenic event to post on your SNS?
Train & Bus: Take a train to JR Kii-Tanabe Sta. Take a Ryujin Bus bound for Hosshinmon-oji, and get off at Hongu Taisha-mae[本宮大社前] (2hr.). Car: 57 km (1 hr. 20 min.) from Hanwa Expressway Nanki-Tanabe Interchange. There are parking spaces on the bank of the Kumano River in front of Kumano Hongu Taisha Grand Shrine.
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）