Self Guided Walking Holidays on the Kumano Kodo Trail
Walking the Kumano Kodo trail, an 11th century Kumano Kodo pilgrim's trail through rural Japan to the three grand shrines of Kumano, allows you to experience the Japan of your imagination.
Visit the three Grand Shrines, mountaintop villages, soothing hot springs, and sacred temples on this trail through authentic rural Japan. On our full trip, you will visit imperial Kyoto, and Osaka, the food capital of Japan, as part of your walking tour of the Kumano Kodo trail. However should you wish, you can just focus on the glorious walking parts on our Kumano Kodo Walk Only trip, and lose yourself in the very best of rural Japan.