Please abide by the following guidelines while enjoying the Kumano Kodo.
- Preserve the area as "heritage of all humankind".
- Respect the faith of past and present worshipers.
- Keep the routes clean - carry out all waste.
- Protect the local flora and fauna - do not remove or introduce animals or vegetation.
- Stay on the routes.
- Be careful with fire - prevent forest fires.
- Be prepared - plan your trip and equip yourself properly.
- Greet others with a smile and warm heart.