新宮観光協会

Tourist Information Office / Tourism Guide

Shingu City Tourist Information Center

Open: 9:00 - 17:00
Address: Jofuku 2-1-11, Shingu [Google Maps]
Tel: 0735-22-2840

The Tourist Information Center is across from JR Shingu Station, and can help you out with information regarding sightseeing, seasonal events, and accommodation around Shingu (no reservation services available). There are many different types of brochures for tourism / dining out available for you to take as well.

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Bicycles rental service

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There is a bicycle rental service available, which makes getting around Shingu extremely easy.

Bike rental guide

Bicycles - 7 ordinary types, 6 cross-bike types
Open: 9:00 - 17:00
Fare:Ordinary type 500 yen for 1 day
Hybrid type 500 yen for 2 hours (200 yen per 1 hour, if overtime), 1000 yen for 1 day.

Shingu City Tour Guide Association

熊野川町語り部の会 These locals carry out guided tours of the World Heritage Sites in the Shingu City area, like Kumano Hayatama Taisha Grand Shrine or Kamikura-Jinja Shrine as well as guided walking tours of the Kumano Kodo, including places like the Koya-zaka Slope.
Application procedure for reservations at the Shingu City Tour Guide Association

Please direct all inquiries to the Shingu City Tourist Association via phone or email.
*Reservations required at least 1 week in advance.
If you need further information, feel free to contact us at the e-mail below.
※Several cases of pneumonia related to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported in Japan. We ask all guests who go on guided tours to fill out the form and check their body temperature at the Shingu Tourist Associtaion to confirm your current health condition. If your body temperature is higher than 37.5 degree, we may not able to undertake your guided tour request.

Reservations and inquiries;
Shingu City Tourist Association TEL: 0735-22-2840/FAX: 0735-22-2842/E-mail: info@shinguu.jp

Wakayama Local Guide Association

Open:9:00-18:00
TEL:0739-33-7451
URL : https://wakayamalocalguide.com/en/

The Wakayama Local Guide Association was formed by volunteers of the Wakayama area and offer tour services to visitors around the Wakayama Prefectural area. In addition to Japanese tours, they also welcome foreign guests with services available in English. They aim to show the beauty of Kumano, including Shingu, to the world through their tour guide services.

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