Saturday, 20th January 2018
The Guardian - Peter Carty
Recently voted one of the top 10 regions in the world by Lonely Planet, the beautiful Kii Peninsula is fast becoming the place to the visit in Japan. This region is the starting point for the Kumano Kodo pilgrimage trails; a network of ancient pathways crossing the Kii Mountains and a mecca for hikers the world over. There are a number of routes to choose from, all of varying lengths and difficulty, so whether you're looking for a gentle walk or an advanced hike, there is something for everyone. InsideJapan Tours can add anything from a two-day to five-day Kumano Kodo hiking module to any Self Guided Adventure.
Alternatively, if you're looking for a real challenge, our brand new 16 night Honshu Hiking Self-Guided Adventure showcases some of the best multi-day hikes Japan has to offer, including a five day hike along the Kumano Kodo.
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