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.