Most Beautiful Places In Gifu Prefecture

Here're most beautiful places in Gifu Prefecture, Japan. There're many breathtaking views such as Shirakawago as a world heritage, and Mt. Kinka with fascinating views. Then, we selected most beautiful ones from 'special places to travel in Japan' that were posted in City's Pride by travelers and the locals who have actually been to Gifu.

4 Most Beautiful Places In Gifu Prefecture


Impressive Snowscape Of Shirakawago With Many Gassho Zukuri Architectures

Shirakawago is the most famous as a village of Gassho Zukuri architectures. In the season of snowfall, you can see the stunning view of these houses from an observatory. ( I took this pisc on Feburary 7th in 2010.) Now, the illumination event is held only for 4 days a year and you need to get numbered ticket.

Mt. Kinka

Magnificent Gradation Of Colors And Lights Made Up By A Breathtaking Beauty Of The Sunset

The sky changing its colors every moment and Nagara River meandering like a dragon. I wonder what generals in Sengoku era (the Age of Civil) thought standing here in a hill. You can see the fascinating view that lets you forget the place or time.


Luxury Of A Five-Star Hotel! The View Of Takayama Known As Little Kyoto & Magnificent The Japan North Alps

《250 Best Hotels & Ryokan At Popular Hot Spring Destricts》This five-star hotel has also starred view from private rooms. The countryside of Hida that gives the seasonal senses to its view and whole view of the Japan North Alps behind the town of Takayama. The time to see the panoramic snowscape on the chair in warm room, is luxury!

Onsenji Temple

Gero Hot Spring Town Seen From the 173 Stone Steps

The town atmosphere is nice of course, the Gero hot spring town blanketed in snow seen from the 173 steps high is very tasteful and nice as well.

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