Enjoy everything Izumisano City has to offer.
One-day trips you can take by taxi or rent-a-car.
Izumisano City is a place where you can enjoy the beauty of both the mountains and the sea. Come and enjoy taking one of our suggested itineraries trips where you can experience Japanese hot springs, local specialties, and more, all of which are easily accessible by taxi or rent-a-car from Kansai International Airport.
A place where you can experience local historical culture that still retains the scenery of Hinenosho Manor.
The honden (main shrine) at Hine Shrine is one of Japan’s foremost examples of the kasuga-zukuri style and it is designated as a cultural property by Osaka prefecture. In May, the “Pillow Festival (Makura Matsuri)” is held where people parade carrying colorful pillows tied to long bamboo poles. In July, the “Yu Festival” is held where a dance along with the local folk song “Goshaondo” is dedicated to the gods.
Also, in Jigenin next to Hine Shrine, Tahoto Pagoda and Kondo Hall can be found, which are designated as national treasures and important cultural properties.
Refresh your spirit while enjoying Shipporyuji Temple, Gyoja-no-taki (Ascetic Falls), a hot spring district, hiking trails that allow you to experience “forest bathing” in lush forests, and more.
Mt. Inunaki is home to the sacred grounds of Shugendou. Even now many ascetics from all over the country travel here to undergo ascetic training. Mountain ascetics can be seen standing under the waterfalls at Gyoja-no-taki.
In autumn, you can enjoy the colored leaves while strolling the hiking trails.
A relaxing time in the hot springs while taking in the view from Mt. Inunaki Hot Springs.
After taking the hiking trail, melt away your fatigue in the hot springs. It is Osaka prefecture’s one and only hot springs village in the mountains. Refresh your mind and body by enjoying the hot springs and delicious food.
Shop for local specialties at the “Kotarina” farmer’s market.
At JA Osaka Senshu, the “RizuMie Kotarina” farmer’s market has fresh local vegetables, farm products, and regional Izumisano City specialties that can be purchased. Mizunasu eggplant, one of the specialties of the Senshu area, is also available here from summer to autumn.
A wide variety of seafood caught fresh off the Izumisano fishing port is available! You can also eat fresh fish right there at the market.
“Izumisano Fishermen’s Cooperative Association, Aozora-Ichiba” is a port market that directly sells fresh seafood caught the same day. “Kaisen Yakidokoro” is a barbeque place next to the market, and you can eat your fresh-bought seafood right there on the spot.
Enjoy shopping and dining in vibrant, bustling Rinku Town. The view from Rinku Park, which overlooks the airport, is also wonderful.
“Rinku Town,” which is located on the shore opposite Kansai International Airport, features lots of modern facilities and is always bustling with tourists enjoying their time dining or shopping at businesses such as the outlet mall. The view from Rinku Park of the sun setting into the ocean is a must-see. Please come and experience it for yourself.
Here are maps to the routes we have introduced!