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It centers on Kumano old World Heritage road and Kumanogawa, and the course is served, and the kayak and outdoor goods are sold with Gaiding of the trekking canoe.

Kayaking on the river & the ocean

Kumano Experience offer the kayaking trips on the Kumano & Kitayama river and the Kumano Nada ocean.
The Kumano River is part of the Kumano Kodo and is the only waterway on the planet that is registered as a UNESCO World Heritage Pilgrimage route. Pilgrims boated down the river from the Kumano Hongu Taisha to the Kumano Hayatama Taisha in Shingu.
The Kitayama river is a tributary of the Kumano River originate in Odaigahara moutain that one of the highest peak of the Kii Peninsula.
The Pacific ocean, we call “Kumano Nada” which is southern part of the Kii peninsula, Japan current hitting. Both of those river and coast line is in the Yoshino Kumano National Park.
Kayaking these clear waters is a fantastic way to get a unique perspective of Kumano’s spiritual landscape.
Kumano Experience tour group sizes are small for a relaxing, quality trip.(5max.)
Kayaking and Seakayaking Trips: 1 day/2 days and Multi-day trip available

*Attention!!: Our guide is American Canoe Association, Japan Safe Canoing Association, Japan Recreational Canoe Association certified Instructor & Guide, not certified the Interpreter-Guide.

Booking/ information⇒E-mail: Kumano Experience

Kumano Experience : zip 647-1731 159-1 Hongu Hongu-cho Tanabe-shi Wakayama Japan Tel&Fax 0735-42-0220 Copyright © 2011 Ueno Katsumi