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We drove from Shirakawa-Go to Hakusan on a misty, rainy day and it made the atmosphere hauntingly beautiful.

The Hakusan National Park is beautiful, though winter access to the White Road isn't possible due... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2019
Takaoka, Japan

Beautiful views of Japanese nature. Mountains, colors, fresh breeze and easy to reach from Komatsu... read more

Reviewed January 16, 2019
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Reviewed March 19, 2019

The Hakusan National Park is beautiful, though winter access to the White Road isn't possible due to the snow. Access is from June to November. It is called White Road because the Kanji for Hakusan is White Mountain and the Kanji for Shirakawa-Go is White...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed January 16, 2019

Beautiful views of Japanese nature. Mountains, colors, fresh breeze and easy to reach from Komatsu or Takayama.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed December 18, 2018

We were there late October and it was beautiful. No public transportation,only privet cars. Tall road. Every stop on the road was nice, there was one bridge with monkeys on it, and one point where we got down to the crick where there was a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed July 19, 2018

We joined a tour with White Ring Tours to visit the Shirakawa-go area - it was fabulous. From the World Heritage Gassho huts to the traditional lunch, we had an amazing day. Shirakawa-go is not yet overly commercialised which meant it was not busy and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

lovely drive around the mountains.. Lots of great pit stops for phototaking opportunities. lots of toilet rest stops too. beautiful scenery!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 21, 2018

We did this drive in autumn when we drove from Shirakawa-go towards Ishikawa and the Sea of Japan - This road is opened from June to early November and of course the best time is in autumn! Information about the White Road is available on...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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