The O-torii Gate and the Milky Way（Otorii to amanogawa）
The Bright Milky Way in the Sky and on the Ground
Kumano Hongu Taisha Grand Shrine is not brightly lit. At night during fine weather, you can enjoy the star-filled sky. On the ground, the Milky Way is reflected the water of rice paddies just before rice seedlings are planted, creating a fantastic atmosphere.
10 min. on foot from 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）