We walk Kumano Kodo Street Iseji.

Higashikishu Chikishinko Kousha

With Higashikishu Chikishinko Kousha

Reviving soil Mie east Kishu

Kihoku-cho Owase-shi Kihochou, Mihama-cho, Kumano-shi

This public corporation 5 southern local municipalities (Kihoku-cho, Owase-shi, Kumano-shi, Mihama-cho, Kiho-cho) of Mie
This is constituted in Mie. We are active to do sightseeing, industrial development of here east Kishu.

For the purpose of sightseeing of east Kishu area where Higashikishu Chikishinko Kousha is located in South Mie and industrial promotion, promotion of community revitalization,
It is any group established in April, 2007.

Constitution group summary

Constitution group Owase-shi, Kumano-shi, Kihoku-cho, Mihama-cho, Kiho-cho, Mie
Director kawajokanni (Mayor Kumano)
The number of the staff 16 people
The office location
Kihoku Office in> Kihoku Office 1-1, Sakabanishimachi, Owase-shi Owase, Mie Government building
Telephone 0597-23-3784 FAX 0597-23-3785
Kinan Office in> Kinan Office 371, Idocho, Kumano-shi Kumano, Mie Government building
Telephone 0597-89-6172 FAX 0597-89-6184

With east Kishu area

It is generic name of 5 municipalities which belonged to former Kii country in Mie in southern prefecture.

Area 991.54km² (17.2% of prefecture)

The history of Higashikishu Chikishinko Kousha

May, 1994 Forerunner of Higashikishu Chikishinko Kousha, east Kishu regional activation business promotion meeting establish.
From 1994 to 2004 We carry out human resources training business "east Kishu activation university". 244 people of completion.
1997 ... Kumano Kodo Street guide training course start. It leads to Kumano Kodo Street guide club start (1999).
April, 2000 We see, and Manabu Kumano society starts.
July, 2004 "Sacred Sites and Pilgrimage Routes in the Kii Mountain Range" (Kumano Kodo Street) is world heritage registration.
April, 2007 Sightseeing in east Kishu town planning public corporation establishes.
April, 2013 We change name of to Higashikishu Chikishinko Kousha.

Approach of Higashikishu Chikishinko Kousha

For the purpose of Higashikishu Chikishinko Kousha planning activation of east Kishu area from sightseeing promotion, industrial development, aspect of community revitalization
We promote community improvement generally.

Sightseeing promotion

We excavate local resources and charm of east Kishu area that assumed Kumano Kodo Street nucleus and plan sightseeing promotion that we applied them in.
Pressure, PR are active to the area inside and outside to increase person, learning person, people to like visiting Kumano Kodo Street and east Kishu.

Industrial development

Become high added value of product, service that utilized local resources of east Kishu area; sales promotion, accommodation, eating and drinking, souvenir
We push forward approach to raise quality of sightseeing service industry.

Community revitalization

Kumano Kodo Street guide club and Kumano Kodo Street preservation society, it seems, and "Kumano, Ise rises" Manabu Kumano society, Japanese Kei Highway; nado
We support community revitalization activity by local people.

Sightseeing information

We show around way of good luck inherited ancient times

  • Riches of the soil
  • Good luck of river
  • Good luck of village
  • Blessing of the sea