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Combo! Takayama (Small Kioto) &Shirakawa-Go

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10h $ 308 Price up to 5 people


  • Stroll around streets of old townhouses
  • Taste HIDA BEEF, the best beef in Japan
  • Visit Wada-ke Museum(Important cultural asset)

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308.00 USD

Price up to 5 people
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After meeting at Takayama Bus Terminal, we stroll around the historic places in this town. We can arrange the tour as you like.
Visiting small but elegant museums, buying souvenirs, tasting the famous HIDA BEEF.
The bus from Takayama 10:20,10:50,11:20,11:50
The bus from Shirakawa-Go 14.20,15.30,15.55,16.30 
*It takes 1 hour. You can choose your favorite itinerary.

What to Expect

Takayama is located in a mountainous region of Gifu Prefecture. This ancient city is known by its old wooden townhouses. There are a lot of SAKE breweries, traditional accomodations called Ryokan, small elegant museums, shinto sanctuaries.....
After walking around the town, we have lunch. you can choose what you like to try, like HIDA BEEF, SOBA(noodle in soup), etc.

Shirakawa-Go was designated as World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1995.
It is one of the most important tourist attraction in Japan.
First we walk up to the observatory to take pictures of this beautiful village.
After that we visit one of the interesting museums here, WADA-KE, and I will explain about the structure and history of the house.

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  • Stroll around streets of old townhouses
  • Taste HIDA BEEF, the best beef in Japan
  • Visit Wada-ke Museum(Important cultural asset)


In high seasons if cannot book the bus, the tour could be cancelled.

Normalmente los sábados no puedo acompañarlos, pero si quieren, les ruego que me contacten de antemano.

Si quieren servicio de acompañamiento,puedo hacerlo también.

Para ir a Tokio, me cuesta ¥24000
Para Kioto¥ 10000
Para Nagoya ¥2000
Para Takayama ¥5000,
Para Shirakawa-Go ¥10,000.
Si es por la mañana, necesito hospedarme una noche antes en Tokio. el costo es extra.

Usually I can't work as a guide on Saturdays, but If you want me to accompany on Saturdays,
please tell me beforehand. I 'm willing to arrange it.

To go to Tokio 24000yen,
To Kioto 20000 yen,
To Takayama 5000 yen,
To Shirakawa-Go 10000 yen.

to go to Tokyo to pick you up in the morning,
I have to stay at a hotel from the previous day.
In this case plase pay me accommodation.

Sometimes the bus between Takayama-Shirakawa -Go gets full, so we had better make a reservation beforehand. When you define your itinerary, please tell me when to travel using message board. I will purchase the bus tickets for you.

The bus from Takayama to Shirakawa-Go 10:20,10:50,11:20,11:50....
The bus from Shirakawa-Go to Takayama 14.20,15.30,15.55,16.30..... 

What‘s included
guide fee, transportation fee for the guide (from my house to the meeting place)
What‘s not included
bus ticket from Takayama to Shirakawa-Go ( round trip 2470 yen x 2 ), please pay guide’s ticket
food, drink, ticket for museum(300 yen)
Depart From
Gifu , Takayama, Shirakawago
Meeting Point
Takayama bus terminal (Nagoya or Gifu could be possible)
Ending Point
Takayama bus terminal (Nagoya or Gifu could be possible)
10 hours
Starting time
09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Number of people
up to 5 people

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I make changes after I book?

Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email

Starting and ending points of the tour.

After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you! Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.

What happens after I book a tour?

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Is the price per person or per group?

The price is charged per group. Which means that you make a one-time payment for your entire group and the price will not change if it is less or more people.

Can I add more people to my booking?

Some guides accept extra people (more than the specified number) for an extra charge. Please check for the extras on the tour or booking page, or contact your guide directly to clarify.

Will there be other tourists in my tour?

No. Your tour is private, only for you and your family or friends, there will be no other group of tourists together in your tour.

Can the guide pickup me at the airport?

Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.

I'm travelling alone. Can I book this tour?

Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.

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Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel in the first 14 day(s) before the meeting date ,there is a 100% charge.
  • If you cancel between 15 and 29 day(s) in advance of the meeting date ,there is a 50% charge.
  • If you cancel at least 30 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 100% refund.
Reviews ( 1 )
Mauricio Mauricio Argentina ( Family )
6 months ago

“ Ruta nakasendo ”

La verdad que pasamos un excelente dia junto a Yoko! Nos dio un tour muy completo e informativo. Nos dio mucho gusto compartir el dia con ella. Recomendada 100%


Mauricio, para mí también fue una experiencia muy linda compartir el tour con ustedes. Espero que vuelvan a Japón para conocer más lugares bonitos de nuestro país. Muchísimas gracias.

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