Visit Shirakawa-go and Explore Traditional Japan!

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This tour will take you to traditional places at Shirakawa-go that's registered as world heritage site. It will make you feel the scents of historical Japan!

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  • The historic village of Shirakawa-go was registered as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1995.
  • Shirakawa-go is famous for preserving the traditional gassho-zukuri styled houses with the iconic thatched roofs, some of which are more than 300 years old.
  • Enjoy a leisurely walk around the preserved historical buildings of Shirakawa-go village

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JR Takayama Station bus terminal

Important Information

There will be an English-speaking tour conductor in the bus who will provide basic information about Shirakawa-go, but there will be no guide during the visit of the village. Shirakawa-go is small and compact and you will have enough time to explore it on your own pace.

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