Hashimoto, City in Japan
General Information about Hashimoto
Hashimoto (Hashimoto) is a middle town within Wakayama prefecture in the Kinki region. Sister city of Hashimoto is Rohnert Park in the United States of America.
You can easily reach the suburbs of Hashimoto by local rail services in 10 stations.
Famous persons connected with Hashimoto are Hideko Maehata (1914 - 1995), Masaru Furukawa (1936 - 1993) and Kiyoshi Oka (1901 - 1978).
Travel tips for Hashimoto
Top Hashimoto destinations for your sightseeing are the Lodge-Onsen "Iyashi-no-Yu" (ã‚„ã©ã‚Šæ¸©æ³‰ã„ã‚„ã—ã®æ¹¯) throughout the year, the Koyasu jizo temple (åå®‰åœ°è”µå¯º) from 04/21 to 05/10 and the Koyaguchi park (é«˜é‡Žå£å…¬åœ’) from 03/21 to 04/10.
Culture and History
Cultural roots make Hashimoto tourism particularly attractive. The Sacred Sites and Pilgrimage Routes in the Kii Mountain Range (ç´€ä¼Šå±±åœ°ã®éœŠå ´ã¨å‚è©£é“ã€€é«˜é‡Žå‚è©£é“ã€€é»’æ²³é“) is listed as world heritage. National heritage respectively national treasure are the Kongo-Ikoma-Kisen Quasi-National Park (é‡‘å‰›ç”Ÿé§’ç´€æ³‰å›½å®šå…¬åœ’) and the Suda Hachiman human image mirror (éš…ç”°å…«å¹¡ç¥žç¤¾äººç‰©ç”»åƒé¡).
Do you want to see fireworks in Hashimoto? The Kinokawa Hashimoto Summer-Ball (ç´€ã®å·æ©‹æœ¬SUMMERã€€BALL) with 8.000 rockets is popular. You can best watch from the South-Baba green area squre.
If you want to take a hot bath in Hashimoto, the spa Lodge-Onsen "Iyashi-no-Yu" (ã‚„ã©ã‚Šæ¸©æ³‰ã„ã‚„ã—ã®æ¹¯) brings you relaxation and is also good for Neuralgia. The address: Kita-Yadori 5 (åŒ—å®¿5).
You want to eat well and enjoy a drink in Hashimoto? The Omelette (ã‚ªãƒ ãƒ¬ãƒ„) is recommended by locals.
Do you already own a souvenir from Hashimoto? You could buy for example Pile fabrics, available in the Tourist office of Hashimoto area.
Flowers and Foliage
To mention in Hashimoto is the Hydrangea in flower, which you can see in the Village of love hydrangea garden (æ‹ã—ã®ã®é‡Œã‚ã˜ã•ã„åœ’) from 06/11 to 07/10.