Course 3Towards the Ruins of Kiikokubunji Temple

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  2. Course
  3. Towards the Ruins of Kiikokubunji Temple

A route that takes you back to the ancient Emperors’ and Royal Families’ journey, which had been performed many times in the remote past. Mainly following the Yamato-kaido Road, you can see the ruins of the Imperial Palace (the Emperor’s Temporary Lodging House) and head to the Kii-Kokubunji ruins. In the area near the JR Nate and Kokawa stations, you can see that the route of the Nankaido is inherited today by the Yamato-kaido.

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The pink line indicates where the Nankaido used to be. The red line is the walking course.

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