Wakayama

Wakayama

Uncover a cultural landscape full of spiritual and sacred discoveries

Overview

Located in Japan’s central Kansai region, the mountainous prefecture of Wakayama hugs the southwestern coastline that stretches along the Kii Peninsula. Discover the sacred mountain top temple enclave of Koyasan, the revered Kumano Sanzan (three Shinto grand shrines) and Japan’s tallest waterfall at Nachi Falls.

Getting There