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Nachi-Katsuura, Wakayama -Town of Fresh Tuna!!

Nachi-Katsuura town of Wakayama Pref. is popular as a town of UNESCO World Cultural Heritage, Hot Spring, and FRESH tuna. Fishing port of Katsuura boasts Japan’s largest value of landing of FRESH tuna! The attached is a scene of morning bidding at the port.
For tourists, Katsuura fishing port market held every Sunday (AM8:00-11:00) is recommended. Footbath is also available for free.
Access: 3 min walk from JR Kii Katsuura Sta.