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From Shiko to Hongu-taisha Shrine Trail
Hongu-taisha Shrine
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Distance & Time
About 14km, About 5hrs.: From Shiko Bus Stop to Hongu-taisha Shrine
--- a little hard walk

This is the final trial on "Ise-ji Route," which is from Tamaru to Hongu-taisha Shrine.
From Shiko on the Kumano-gawa River, you have to walk over Banze-toge Pass with continuous uphill on paved road. After Banze-toge Pass, the trail joins "Kokumotorikoe trail," a part of "Nakahechi Route," and leads to Hongu-taisha Shrine, which is one of the "Kumano-sanzan (three sacred sites)."

"From Shiko to Hongu-taisha Shrine trail" brief Map
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 From Shiko to Hongu-taisha Shrine Trail Map 
Shiko Bus Stop ->(uphill, paved road and unpaved road, 120mins.)-> Banze-toge Pass ->(downhill and slight uphill, unpaved road, 30mins.)-> Juncture to "Kokumotorikoe" trail ->(downhill, unpaved road, 80mins.)-> Ukegawa Bus Stop ->(even, paved road, 60mins.)-> Hongu-taisha Shrine

by car >Nagoya ==(Highway & Route 42 / 4hrs.)== Kumano-shi Station ==(Route42 & 311/40mins.)== Senmaida-Toritoge-Iriguchi Bus Stop ==(Route 311 & 169 & 168/1hr.)== Hongu-taisha Shrine
>Nagoya ==(Highway & Route 42 / 4hrs. and 50mins.)== Hayatama-taisha Shrine ==(Route 168 / 50mins.)== Shiko Bus Stop ==(Route 168 / 15mins.)== Hongu-taisha Shrine
by train and bus Nagoya Station ==(Nanki Express / 3hrs.)== Shingu Station ==(Local Bus / 1hrs.)== Shiko Bus Stop ==(Local Bus / 15mins.)== Hongu-taisha Shrine

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