Top things to do in Shingū

Shinto Shrine in Shingū

Kumano Hayatama Taisha

At the end of the Kumano Kodō pilgrimage route, this shrine dates from prehistory and celebrates Hayatama-no-Okami, the god said to rule the workings of nature and, by extension, all life. Meticulously maintained or…
Japanese in Shingū


This easygoing, comfortably contemporary cluster of rooms serves a large selection of Japanese specialities – including sashimi, tempura and 100% buckwheat soba and even some Western dishes like pasta.