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Private Walking Tour of Downtown Takayama

2 Hours
up to 6 people
English ( Business )
Private tour (only you and your guide)
Walking / Public Transportation Tour
( Contact guide for other options )

You learn the history of this old castle town as you walk through the streets, observing the architecture and enjoying the scenery.


Feel free to personalize this offer with William.

  • Sakurayama Hachimangu Shrine

  • Takayama Betsuin Temple

  • Higashiyama Walking Path

  • Scenic Old Town

  • Takayama Jinya (Government House)

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Departure & Return

Starting time 13:00 PM ( recommended )   Flexible
Meeting Point Sakurayama Hachimangu Shrine
Ending Point Takayama Jinya (Government House)

Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

Guide fee
We will meet up in town, so there is no transportation fee.

What‘s not included

Food/Drink: You may want to take a little cash with you, in case you want to sample some tasty treats and/or sake along the way.
Please note that most shops do not accept credit cards.


This is a private tour - you will not be with any other groups.
It is a walking tour, so please wear comfortable shoes. The itinerary may vary depending on the weather and season.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting time

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?

After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.

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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Reviews ( 1 )
4.0 (1) Reviews
Very Good
Ara Ara Australia ( Family )
Very Good
10 months ago

“ Takayama and Shikagawa tour ”

Enjoyable tour. Knowledgeable about the history, architecture and cuisine. Gives an interesting perspective as an ex pat living in Takayama

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