Kumano Hongu Rent-a-Bicycle
Battery times; strong mode ~17km, auto mode ~32 km
This service is great for those who want to explore the Hongu area by bike. It is a very convenient service as you can rent the bicycle from the Kumano Hongu Heritage Center and then drop it off at other locations, including the surrounding hot spring sites: Kawayu Onsen, Yunomine Onsen and Wataze Onsen.
Rental Fee: ¥1,500 / day (Flat fee for one day rental.)
※Includes helmets, lock & insurance.
Rental Time: 8:30~17:00, Open year round
Rental Age: 13 years & older
Kumano Hongu Heritage Center
▫ Kawayu Onsen (Kawayu Midoriya Hotel)
▫ Yunomine Onsen (Adumaya Ryokan)
▫ Wataze Onsen (Kurhaus Kumano Hongu)
※ Closed Thursdays
▫ Michi-no-Eki OkuKumano Kodo Hongu
Bicycle Type: 24 inch battery assisted (Extra power when pedaling!)
Pedals like normal bicycle.
※ No need for drivers license.
Course Maps: 2, 3 & 4 hour recommended routes
, sites along the World Heritage Kumano Kodo Pilgrimage Route, waterfalls, etc. hot springs
※ Course times are estimates.
▫ Death payment ¥5,000,000
▫ Hospitalization ¥3,000 / day
▫ Hospital visit ¥1,500 / day
In the case of damage or theft of bicycle, the renter will be responsible for costs.
※ Please wear helmet. (Not wearing helmet voids insurance)