This was the original site of Kumano Hongu Taisha Grand Shrine, until a flood in 1889. Now, only two small stone shrines remain, guarded by the world's largest torii gate.
Hongu, Hongu-cho, Tanabe City
|Access||Ride the Ryujin Bus from JR Kii-Tanabe Station and get off at "Hongu Taisha-mae"|
|Access by Car||From the Nanki-Tanabe Interchange on the Hanwa Expressway, take National Route 42, 311 towards Hongu for approximately 56.4 km.|
- 熊野本宮大社旧社地大斎原 Oyunohara
- Address 田辺市本宮町本宮 Hongu, Hongu-cho, Tanabe City
|Contact||Kumano Hongu Taisha Grand Shrine|
Last updated: 2017-04-14