Chestnuts in Takahara（Takahara no Kuri）
The taste of autumn weighing down branches
Chestnuts are one of the local specialties in Takahara. During the harvest season, foods with typical tastes of autumn, such as large raw chestnuts and kuri okowa (sticky rice with chestnuts) are sold in stalls in the rest area.
A forty-minute walk from Kurisugawa[栗栖川バス] bus stop of Meiko Bus and Ryujin Bus
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）