You can choose the arrival place!!
Course A Depart Takayama and Return to Takayama (6,900yen/Adults)
Course B Depart Takayama and Arrive in Shirawaka-go (5,900yen/Adults)
From Dec.1,2019～, We resume pick up service at Ryokan Tanabe(M8 Asahimachi).
*Course B will finish in Shirakawa-go
You can enjoy two world heritage site “Ainokura” and “Shirakawa-go” with English spaking guide. Our guide will talk about how to spend the world’s heritage, Japanese foods,other seasonal information of Hida that is not listed in the guide book.we will provide a comfortable bus trip for you. Reservations accepted three month in advance. If there are any seats available on the day, you will join our tour.
English-speaking guides may not be available if reservations are made after 5:30 p.m. on the day before the tour.
Takayama Green Hotel(8:00am)→Honjin Hiranoya/Takayama Jinyamae(8:05am)→Ryokan Tanabe(8:10am)→Hida Hotel Plaza(8:15am)→Takayama Bus Terminal (8:30am)
※”Takayama Jinya” and “Ryokan Tanabe” bus stop will be closed on April 14-15 and October 9-10, due to traffic restrictions imposed by the Takayama Festival. Please come to Takayama Bus Terminal.
Please come to Takayama Bus Terminal(next to JR Takayama Station) 15 minutes before the tour and show your voucher to our staff. We will leave at Takayama Bus Terminal at 8:30.(bus stop #7)
Arrive at Ainokura village.
“Tenshukaku observatory” is located on top of a small hill, overlooking Gassho-stayle houses. You can see the beautiful scenery from the observatory. Please enjoy Japanese lunch at “Tenshukaku” restaurant.
Arrive at Shirakawa-go village. You can see “Gassho Zukuri Folklore Park”.(admission fee included) Shirakawa-go is situated at the foot of Mt.Hakusan.It’s a quite mountains village with rice field and a river running through it. 114 thached roof stand together in the village.You can see the beatiful landscape in there.
※Course B will finish in Shirakawa-go.
Return to Takayama.
Thank you for joining our bus tour!
【Takayama Green Hotel】 Boarding place is in the Takayama Green Hotel. There is a “Meeting Point board” around the main entrance. Please wait there. ☆Departure Time 8:00am
【Honjin Hiranoya/Takayama Jinyamae】 Boarding place is in front of Takayama Jinya.(No Bus stops) Please wait on the other side of the bus stop “M23 Takayama Jinya”. (The bus may be late for a few minutes because of it has pick our customers up at other hotels.) ☆Departure Time 8:05am
【Ryokan Tanabe】Boarding place is the bus stop “M8 Asahimachi” in front of Ryokan Tanabe. Please wait there. (The bus may be late for a few minutes because of it has pick our customers up at other hotels.) ☆Departure Time 8:10am
【Hida Hotel Plaza】Boarding place is the Hida Hotel Plaza.There is a “Meeting Point board” around the main entrance.(City hall side) Please wait there. (The bus may be late for a few minutes because of it has pick our customers up at other hotels.) ☆Departure Time 8:15am
Reservation is required. Reservation can be made up to 3 months in advance.
If You can join the tour without a resarvation as long as there are seats available on the day.
【Reservation and inquiry】
TEL：0577-32-1688 (Nohi Bus Reservation Center)
Ainokura Village is surrounded by the native beech woods, 23 thatched roof houses stand at the mountainous site along the Shogawa River.
The branch of the Wada clan established their house here and built up a sake brewing business.
This is a high-quality Gassho-style house with its steep rafters, where delicate carpentry work can be seen,and a truly advanced room layout.
Open to the public until 19:30 during Illumination event.
【Admission Fee】 Adult 300 yen Child 150 yen
Please enjoy Japanese lunch!