Takayama is a city that has long been loved and protected by its residents and surrounding nature. It is a city that boasts rich culture and an atmospheric townscape.
From traditional wooden houses and shops that line streets, historical buildings that have stood since the Edo Period, to eateries that showcase culinary delights using fresh, local ingredients. Slip back in time as you stroll along the stone-cobbled streets, visit the riverside morning market, or explore the shrines that dot the surrounding mountain ranges. A must-visit is the historical village of Shirakawa-go, a short bus ride away.Click for more details