Shikoku Mamakona（shikoku mamakona）
Purple Flowers along the Kumano Kodo Route
Shikoku mamakona is an annual plant of 20-50 cm in height. Its tubular flower is 2 cm in length and reddish purple in some sections. It grows in the western part of Honshu, Shikoku, and Kyushu. In the area along the Kumano Kodo Route, many Shikoku mamakona are found between Fushiogami-oji and the Sangen-chaya Teahouse Remains in Hongu-cho, Tanabe City.
1 hr. 20 min. on foot from Hosshinmon-oji
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）