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Things to do in Takayama

 

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SATOYAMA EXPERIENCE
Ranked #1 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Tours; Biking Trails
Owner description: Hida Satoyama Cycling was created with the sole purpose to connecting the traveler to Hida. We guide you through the gorgeous... more » Owner description: Hida Satoyama Cycling was created with the sole purpose to connecting the traveler to Hida. We guide you through the gorgeous views of the Japanese countryside landscape, and throughout the tour visitors can expect plenty of interaction with the friendly local population and experience first-hand the hospitality of everyday Japanese countryside folks. « less
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Ranked #2 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Historic Sites
Authentic homes moved from a nearby valley and preserved intact make this attraction a very special "open air museum."
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Ranked #3 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Neighborhoods
Owner description: Three quaint streets comprise this popular neighborhood, tastefully dotted with alluring sake breweries, museums and miso... more » Owner description: Three quaint streets comprise this popular neighborhood, tastefully dotted with alluring sake breweries, museums and miso shops. « less
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Ranked #4 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
Temples and shrines, a castle and private homes are among the sights along this 3.5 kilometer self-paced walking tour.
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Ranked #5 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Museums
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Ranked #6 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Specialty Museums
Four remarkable 17th century floats occupy this museum celebrating Takayama’s famous Autumn Festival.
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Ranked #7 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Government Buildings; Historic Sites
This interesting structure has been a government building since the 17th century and is now open to the public.
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Ranked #8 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Historic Sites
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Ranked #9 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas
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Ranked #10 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Waterfalls
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Ranked #11 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Art Museums
Its extensive glass collection is the main attraction of this popular art museum.
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Ranked #12 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Specialty Museums
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Ranked #13 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Other
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Ranked #14 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Geologic Formations; Lookouts; Caverns/ Caves
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Ranked #15 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Historic Sites
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Ranked #16 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers
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Ranked #17 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: History Museums
Local crafts and fire-fighting equipment are among the items on display in this city-owned museum.
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Ranked #18 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #19 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Specialty Museums
This museum displays hundreds of lion-masks traditionally used in ritual Japanese dance.
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Ranked #20 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Hot Springs/ Geysers
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Ranked #21 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Ranked #22 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Other
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Ranked #23 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers
Ranked #24 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Government Buildings
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Ranked #25 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #26 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers
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Ranked #27 of 48 attractions in Takayama
  • Enjoyable Day trip09/12/2012
Category: Bodies of Water; Waterfalls
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Ranked #28 of 48 attractions in Takayama
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Ranked #29 of 48 attractions in Takayama
Category: Historic Sites
Owner description: Takayama’s old town district still boasts some of these merchant houses dating from the prosperous Edo period, when Tokyo was... more » Owner description: Takayama’s old town district still boasts some of these merchant houses dating from the prosperous Edo period, when Tokyo was under Shogun rule. « less
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Ranked #30 of 48 attractions in Takayama
  • Deserted jewel10/04/2013
Category: Historic Sites; Religious Sites
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