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Shirakawa-go Half day tour (UNESCO World Heritage near Takayama) provided by Happy Tour

Shirakawa-go Half day tour (UNESCO World Heritage near Takayama)

Shirakawa-go Half day tour (UNESCO World Heritage near Takayama)
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About
Shirakawa-go, A world heritage site that you should see once when you visit this region. Then walking to enjoy nature-rich Shirakawa-go with local guide. culture / history. Of course you can change our start time. Guide will meet you at Shirakawago-bus terminal or Guide possible to pick up your hotel by walking and then walk to Takayama station and take a bus to Shirakawago. Not less than 2 person. Please let us inform when you need chinese or Italian or French guide. we are normally doing English our tour. If you wanted to private tour let us know. we can arrange other your private tour. (e.g. Kamikochi, Inside Takayama city, etc ..)
Know before you go
  • Duration: 2-4 hours
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
Chinese, Japanese, English, Chinese
Know before you go
  • Duration: 2-4 hours
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
Chinese, Japanese, English, Chinese
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 183058P7
Call +1 855 275 5071
Important information
Inclusions
  • Explanation of Japanese spiritual part
  • guide
Exclusions
  • Facility entrance fee / service fee
  • Any other meals
  • Transportation fee from your hotel or Takayama Station to Shirakawago
  • Entry/Admission - The Historic Villages of Shirakawa-go Gassho Style Houses
  • Entry/Admission - Wada House
Duration
2–4 hours
Departure details
  • Shirakawago Bus Terminal, Ogimachi, Shirakawa, Ono District, Gifu 501-5627, Japan
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Near public transportation
  • Stroller accessible
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Inclusions
  • Explanation of Japanese spiritual part
  • guide
Exclusions
  • Facility entrance fee / service fee
  • Any other meals
  • Transportation fee from your hotel or Takayama Station to Shirakawago
  • Entry/Admission - The Historic Villages of Shirakawa-go Gassho Style Houses
  • Entry/Admission - Wada House
Departure details
  • Shirakawago Bus Terminal, Ogimachi, Shirakawa, Ono District, Gifu 501-5627, Japan
Duration
2–4 hours
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Near public transportation
  • Stroller accessible
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Face masks provided for travelers
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Shirakawago Bus Terminal
    Ogimachi, Shirakawa, Ono District, Gifu 501-5627, Japan
    See address & details
  • 1
    The Historic Villages of Shirakawa-go Gassho Style Houses
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
    See details
  • 2
    Wada House
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission excluded
    See details
  • You'll return to the starting point
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Giulio Gerace
3 contributions
Great Tour of UNESCO site!
Jan 2020
Loved the tour of Shirakawa-go. The tour guide Yama was really helpful in understanding the details of the place. Got to see the best views of the town! Would recommend to any tourist in the area (Takayama)
Written January 19, 2020
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
happyplus
Thank you very much your good comments ! & Thank you very much coming from Australia. If you have chance to come again here, we are looking forward to meet you again ^ ^. Thank you very much for everything !!
Written February 1, 2020
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

eyal
2 contributions
Day trip with a freind
Me and my freind hade a day trip with yama, and it was a great time, yama picked us up from the hotel and explain us a lot about the city and the places on the way to shirakawa-go. He was very nice and have a lot of knowledge about the places we visited. The price was really good compare to other companies, and yama himself is a great person. Really recommmend
Written December 26, 2019
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happyplus
Thank you very much your great comments ! and Thank you very much come from Israel. we also learn about Israel and your culture. It was wonderful ! I hope you go back home safely. I really appreciating you and your friend. Thank you very much every thing!!!
Written December 30, 2019
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Adam V
Tel Aviv, Israel1 contribution
Private tour to shirakawago and hirayu onsen
Good price!
Really recommend doing these two destinations. Its so much simpler and nicer doing it privately.
Written December 26, 2019
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
happyplus
Thank you very much your special comments for us ! and Thank you very much come from Israel. I hope you go back home safely. I really appreciating you and your friend. If you come again ,we will offer special price for you. I'm looking forward to meet you again in Takayama city !
Written December 30, 2019
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
About the operator

This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travelers have to say about the operator.

By: Happy Tour
NV2Japan
NV2Japan
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Kind and knowledgeable
The guide is very kind and knowledgeable. He can tell you about the history, traditions and fun facts of Takayama,
Airinnnnnnnnn
Airinnnnnnnnn
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This tour is the best
I thought my favorite tour in my ever. HAPPY PULUS was giving for us what is happy. Thank you very much
Shugio0628
Shugio0628
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Great shower climbing
Excellent experience!! The guide Yamapi was very kind. I definitely recommend this tour if you visit and do shower
Daniele_deblasio
Daniele_deblasio
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Great virtual tour, totally recommended
A lovely walk through the gorgeous old town and new parts of Takayama, at a slow pace and with loads of attention t
nalinthorns1
nalinthorns1
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A virtual online walking tour of Takayama
I planned to go to Takayama this year but Covid pandemic preventing me. I did the Old Town walking tour with a loca
BabyboomerWA
BabyboomerWA
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A virtual online walking tour of Takayama - definitely recommend!
With the Covid pandemic preventing me from going to Japan as planned this year, I did the Old Town walking tour wit
982vincej
982vincej
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Lovely virtual tour of the old and new town
A lovely early morning visit with lots of really interesting local knowledge and a willingness to listen and answer
DiegoSonna
DiegoSonna
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Excellent
Excellent opportunity to learn about the sake production process, its history and especially to test it. I tasted 5
Stanleyccy
Stanleyccy
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Online Tour
I joined this online tour and had a great time knowing and looking at the Takayama old town. The tour guide spoke i
Happydog999
Happydog999
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Online tour
Very informative tour. It was interesting to be able to see different part of japan in this current period where we
Simon_564654
Simon_564654
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Recommended
I was on an online tour of Takayama old town with this company, it was nice and beautiful. Recommended!
99gracer99
99gracer99
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Great tour of an old family brewery
We were very happy to have found this tour. The tour itself was very interesting and a great introduction to sake m
236genet
236genet
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Suggested
They held a very good online tour in Chinese. It's great for ppl who want to visit Takayama without a chance. I've
GiorgioFarao
GiorgioFarao
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Tour during pandemic ...
I attended an on line tour of Takayama. In these days of lockdown it was nice to be connected with a town in Japan.
GianLuca99111
GianLuca99111
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Suggested tourist guide
Beautiful place expecially with a tourist guide. Special people with a very deep colture. I suggest this amazin tou
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