Best Tourist Spots In Takayama

Here're best Tourist Spots in Takayama, Gifu. We released a ranking of reviews about Tourist Spots posted by travelers and locals who have actually been to Takayama.

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Retro Town In Takayama


An Old Town With A Remnant Of Edo Period

The central town of Takayama, located at Hida Region of Japan, had been developed as a castle town and business town since Edo Period. There're many wooden houses, and we can enjoy good-old atmosphere. Here in Sanmachi Street, tourist enjoy food, sake, local handiworks, and so on.


Time Travel To Edo Period! A Castle Town With Retro Atmosphere

The alleys with latticed walls and waterways make us feel like traveling to the old Edo Period (around 1600-1860). The castle town are lined with many long-established shops. And a government office at that time 'Takayama Jinya' and the morning market are also famous as tourist spots. You can touch the history and cultures of Hida Region.◎12min walk from JR Takayama Station. There're many toll parking areas.


Good For Spring Travel! One Of The Most Famous Historical Towns In Japan

Takayama Town has many buildings that are selected as Japanese important historical architectures. There's slight smell of savory soy sauce. Being in the warmth of wood, we can enjoy the good old atmosphere like time travelling. Why don't you travel in Takayama this spring? And it'll make you feel relaxed. 12 min walk from JR Takayama Station. If you use cars, please check the nearby parking area in the following. (Japanese language only)




Fantastic Illuminations Of The Village Where Snow Totoro Lives

A museum that condenses and reproduces the old village of Hida Takayama. The winter illuminations is held from the middle of January to the end of February. The illuminations light gently the snow lying on the pond and houses, waterdrops of icicles and trees shine like crystals. The scenery is breathtakingly beautiful.