The line connects with the Kisei Main Line at Taki Station. From Taki, the line runs parallel to the Kintetsu Yamada Line and Kintetsu Toba Line. These lines all serve the Ise-Shima tourist region.
The name of the line, "Sangū", was chosen because that word is a kanji abbreviation of a phrase in Japanese that roughly translates to "a pilgrimage to Ise Grand Shrine", and making the pilgrimage to the Shrine easier is exactly why the line was built.
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... Trains are operated by Sangū Railway ... October 1, 1907 - Line sold to Japanese national government under the Railway Nationalization Act ... October 12, 1909 - Origin of the line changes from Tsu to Kameyama ...
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