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  • When is the best time of year to walk the Kumano Kodo?

    The Kumano Kodo is most popular in the spring, partly due to the flowers in the villages etc., which have become quite famous across Japan. As a r...
  • Nakahechi Imperial Route, Kogumotori-goe and Ogumotori-goe

    The route that we most regularly propose to guests wishing to hike the Kumano Kodo is the Nakahechi Imperial Route, followed by Kogumotori-goe and...
  • What to take in your day pack when you main bag is being transferred ahead?

    It’s likely that if you’ve booked your Kumano Kodo walking adventure with Hiking Trails, that we’ve included the daily baggage transfer service fo...