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Australia Promotion Trip

Australia Promotion Trip

 
 
From October 8th to 12th, the Wakayama Prefecture Government and the Tanabe City Kumano Tourism Bureau joined forces to make a promotion trip to Australia.

Australia visitors to Wakayama are increasing, being drawn to the region's unique natural, cultural, and spiritual destinations, such as the Kumano Kodo pilgrimage routes and Koyasan.

This promotion trip visited the JNTO Sydney office as well as tour operators in Sydney, Melbourne, and Brisbane.  The reaction was very good and we hope to host more visitors from downunder in the near future.

Thank you to everyone who took the time out of their busy schedules to meet with us.

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NEW Ise-Kumano-Wakayama Area Tourist Pass

NEW Ise-Kumano-Wakayama Area Tourist Pass
This is an easy way to do a loop of the Kii Peninsula.

From July 15, 2016 (Friday)
PRICE Adult 11,000 yen Children 5,500 yen (Children 6 to 11 years old)
NOTE: This pass is not available for purchase in Japan.
VALIDITY PERIOD Five consecutive days
AREA ●JR conventional lines: Nagoya-Shingu-within Osaka City (via lse Tetsudo Line or Kameyama, via Kisei Main Line/Hanwa Line) ●Nagoya-Kameyama-Nara-within Osaka City (via Kansai Main Line) Taki Toba (Sangu Line) ●Kansai International Airport-Hineno (Kansai Airport Line) ●Bus routes for accessing Kumano Kodo, Kumano Hongu Taisha, Kumano Nachi Taisha (Only Kumano Kotsu Bus); and Select bus routes
TRAIN TYPES ●Unlimited use of non-reserved seats on ordinary cars on all JR conventional line trains in the subject section. ●Reserved seats can be used up to four times on ordinary cars of limited express and rapid trains. ●Only non-reserved seats can be used on the limited express "Haruka' between the Kansai Inte…