Course 9From Onoyama-toge to Hoshiya


Wakayama City Area, Kumano-Kodo

Yamaguchi Oji ruins

You will find the spot near a settlement after you cross over the Onoyama mountain pass. There is a monument engraved with a Manyou song “Ki no Sekimori”. Although there are some doubts whether the “Ki no Seki” was actually located here at this place.

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