Sacred Sites and Pilgrimage Routes in the Kii Mountain Range

Sacred Sites and Pilgrimage Routes in the Kii Mountain Range

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(日本語) 紀伊山地の霊場と参詣道(きいさんちのれいじょうとさんけいみち)は、和歌山県・奈良県・三重県にまたがる3つの霊場(吉野・大峰、熊野三山、高野山)と参詣道(熊野参詣道、大峯奥駈道、高野山町石道)を登録対象とする世界遺産(文化遺産)。2004年7月7日に登録された。

道が世界遺産として登録されるのはサンティアゴ・デ・コンポステーラの巡礼路という先例があり、和歌山県とスペインガリシア州は両古道の姉妹道提携を締結している。

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