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Kohechi 小辺路

小辺路

Koya Town Ito County, Tanabe City, Wakayama Prefecture and Nosegawa Village, Totsukawa Village, Yoshino County, Nara Prefecture

Running through the central part of the Kii Peninsula from south to north, this pilgrimage route is the shortest route connecting Kumano Sanzan and Koyasan.
As pilgrims had to go through 1,000m high passes such as Obako Toge three times, this is the toughest one in the Kumano Pilgrimage Routes.

Law protection: Historic Site



Obakodake

Obakodake

Hatenashi Toge

Hatenashi Toge


Introduction to the properties

Wakayama Prefecture The World Heritage Registration Association
(Wakayama Prefecture Planning Department Planning Bureau Regional Development Division Branch Office)
100-1 Hongu Hongu Town Tanabe City, Wakayama Prefecture, 647-1731