view of sunset behind giant rocks in the water


Enjoy An Oceanside Holiday

Located on the Kii Peninsula, Wakayama offers a range of culinary and outdoor activities, including ancient trails on the Ohechi route of the World Heritage-listed Kumano Kodo. The area is also great for relaxation with its many hot spring facilities, which draw in locals and visitors alike.

Participating Hotels

front of fairfield hotel at dusk
view of fairfield hotel behind some green plants

Featured Attractions

view of ocean with sunset in background

Hashiguiiwa Rocks

Created by a huge eruption of the Kumano caldera about 15 million years ago, this rock formation, a straight row consisting of small and large rocky pinnacles stretching into the ocean, is a must see.

Learn More
dinosaur mascot in front of local attraction

Shirahama Energy Land

Play and learn together at this hands-on theme park, which is inspired by people and energy.

Learn More