Kumano Hayatama Taisha

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Kumano Hayatama Taisha in Wakayama
Kumano Hayatama Taisha in Wakayama (Photo: Chuck Hsu / Shutterstock.com)

Kumano Hayatama Taisha is a Shinto shrine in Shingu, Wakayama. It is located at the mouth of the Kumano-gawa River, where the water flows from the heights of the Kii Mountains into the vastness of the Pacific Ocean.



1 Shingu, Wakayama 647-0081 (Map) (Directions)


8:00 - 17:00 Open Now

Opening Hours

Monday 8:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 8:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 8:00 - 17:00
Thursday 8:00 - 17:00
Friday 8:00 - 17:00
Saturday 8:00 - 17:00
Sunday 8:00 - 17:00
Holidays 8:00 - 17:00



Phone Number




General Amenities

  • Prayer rooms
  • Paid parking
  • Free parking

What's unique

  • UNESCO World Heritage Site


15 minute walk from JR Shingu Station.

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