Rainy Takahara Kumano-jinja Shrine（Ame no Takahara Kumano-jinja）
The oldest shrine building, standing in the rain
Takahara Kumano-jinja Shrine was constructed in 1544. It is considered to be the oldest shrine building existing along the Kumano Kodo. Its precincts were designated as a Landscape of Minakata Mandala, in which a large camphor tree, which is considered to be more than 1,000 years old, welcomes worshipers.
A forty-minute walk from Kurisugawa[栗栖川] 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）