Shishi Rock

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Shishi Rock (獅子岩) is a lion shape rock located in Kumano, Mie prefecture. It is registered as a part of UNESCO World Heritage Site, and national monument of nature. The size of the rock is 25m tall and 210m around. Because of its shape, it is considered as Komainu of Oma Shrine.

Tourist Info.
There is no parking no restroom.

0. at Kumanoshi Station.
1. walk south (20 min.)

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Map around Shishi Rock

Detailed Travel Guide

Title of UNESCO
"Sacred Sites and Pilgrimage Routes in the Kii Mountain Range."