Gifu Prefecture

Gifu Prefecture

Things to do - general

Welcome to Gifu Prefecture.

Gifu Prefecture is located almost in the center of Japan. There are two major regions—the Hida area in the north and the Mino area in the south. Surrounded by majestic mountains, the Hida area is home to the World Heritage of Shirakawa-go village, a lot of hot spring villages and historical traditional town in Takayama.
The Mino area has some traditional town of Gujo Hachiman and Magome village as famous Nakasendo Trail.

Sports & nature

Nakasendo Trail
Okuhida

Sports and nature image

Nightlife info

Enjoy Hot Spring

Nightlife image

Culture and history info

Chiune Sugihara Memorial Hall
Sekigahara
Token museum in Seki-city
Traditional town in Takayama, Hida Furukawa city
Shirakawa-go

Culture and history image
Auberge Hida No Mori

Auberge Hida No Mori

Style: Ryokan
Takayama (Gifu Prefecture)
Price from ¥ 14,000
Welcome to Auberge Hida No Mori. Location: approximately 10 minutes by car from JR Takayama Station More info
Furusato

Furusato

Style: Gassho-Zukuri
Shirakawa-go (Gifu Prefecture)
Price from ¥ 12,000
Welcome to Furusato. Location: the old village of Shirakawago Category of style: Gassho-Zukuri Des More info
Hakuguri

Hakuguri

Style: Minshuku
Takayama (Gifu Prefecture)
Price from ¥ 8,000
Welcome to Hakuguri. Location: in the rural area of Takayama Category of style: Kominka Descriptio More info
Hisamatsu

Hisamatsu

Style: Gassho-Zukuri
Shirakawa-go (Gifu Prefecture)
Price from ¥ 12,000
Welcome to Hisamatsu. Location: the old village of Shirakawago Category of style: Gassho-Zukuri De More info
Kanja

Kanja

Style: Gassho-Zukuri
Shirakawa-go (Gifu Prefecture)
Price from ¥ 14,300
Welcome to Kanja. Location: the old village of Shirakawago Category of style: Gassho-Zukuri Descri More info
Kidoya

Kidoya

Style: Gassho-Zukuri
Shirakawa-go (Gifu Prefecture)
Price from ¥ 12,000
Welcome to Kidoya. Location: the old village of Shirakawago Category of style: Gassho-Zukuri Descr More info
Murayama Ryokan

Murayama Ryokan

Style: Ryokan
Takayama (Gifu Prefecture)
Price from ¥ 13,000
Welcome to Murayama Ryokan Location: in a quiet area, near the Hida-no-sato Folk Village in Takayam More info
Oyado Banri

Oyado Banri

Style: Minshuku
Takayama (Gifu Prefecture)
Price from ¥ 10,900
Welcome to Oyado Banri Location: 15-minute walk from JR Takayama Train Station. Category of style: More info
Pension Yasuda

Pension Yasuda

Style: Minshuku
Takayama (Gifu Prefecture)
Price from ¥ 12,000
Welcome to Pension Yasuda. Location: approximately 10 minutes by car from JR Takayama Station. Cate More info
Ryokan Toutaro

Ryokan Toutaro

Style: Ryokan
ENA (Gifu prefecture)
Price from ¥ 11,000
Welcome to Toutaro in Ena, Gifu prefecture. Location: It take 6 minutes from JR Ena station by taxi More info
Sumiyoshi Ryokan

Sumiyoshi Ryokan

Style: Ryokan
Takayama (Gifu Prefecture)
Price from ¥ 14,300
Welcome to Sumiyoshi ryokan. Location: the old district of Takayama Category of style: Traditional More info
Tajimaya

Tajimaya

Style: Minshuku
Magome (Gifu Prefecture)
Price from ¥ 10,900
Welcome to Tajimaya. Location: the old district of Magome Category of style: Traditional Minshuku D More info
Great Trial of Japan - 16 days

Great Trial of Japan - 16 days

Osaka (Osaka Prefecture), Nagano, Hiroshima (Hiroshima Prefecture), Mt Koya (Wakayama Prefecture), Nara Prefecture, Kyoto, Kanazawa (Ishikawa Prefecture), Takayama (Gifu Prefecture), Shirakawa-go (Gifu Prefecture), Yudanaka Onsen (Nagano Prefecture), Mt. Fuji (Japan), Tokyo (Tokyo Prefecture), Hakone (Kanagawa Prefecture)
OVERVIEW Excursion from Tokyo to Nagano, Yudanaka, Matsumoto, Takayama, Shirakawago, Kanazawa, Kyoto More info
Nostalgic Japan - Tokyo, Takayama, Shirakawago, Kanazawa, Kyoto - 8 Days

Nostalgic Japan - Tokyo, Takayama, Shirakawago, Kanazawa, Kyoto - 8 Days

Osaka (Osaka Prefecture), Kyoto, Kanazawa (Ishikawa Prefecture), Takayama (Gifu Prefecture), Shirakawa-go (Gifu Prefecture), Tokyo (Tokyo Prefecture)
OVERVIEW This tour takes you to the scenic Japanese Alps to visit Takayama, an elegant city of craft More info
Traditional & Modern Japan

Traditional & Modern Japan

Nara Prefecture, Kyoto, Takayama (Gifu Prefecture), Mt. Fuji (Japan), Tokyo (Tokyo Prefecture)
ITINERARY Day 1 TOKYO (ARRIVAL) Arrive at Narita (Narita International Airport) or Haneda (Tokyo Int More info
World Heritage - 12 Days

World Heritage - 12 Days

Osaka (Osaka Prefecture), Mt Koya (Wakayama Prefecture), Nara Prefecture, Kyoto, Takayama (Gifu Prefecture), Shirakawa-go (Gifu Prefecture)
ITINERARY Day 1 TOKYO (ARRIVAL) Arrive at NRT (Narita International Airport) or HND (Tokyo Internati More info