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I have not seen such a village before and it is well worth a visit. You can walk across the river... read more

Reviewed April 22, 2017
normannorma1
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Sightseeing

Shirakawa is a village located in Ōno District, Gifu Prefecture, Japan. It is best known for being... read more

Reviewed February 3, 2017
Helen W
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Apr 22, 2017
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Feb 3, 2017
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Ogimachi | Shirakawa-go, Shirakawa-mura, Ono-gun 501-5627, Gifu Prefecture
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Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

I have not seen such a village before and it is well worth a visit. You can walk across the river from the car park and through the village to the Wada family house to see the style of construction and to get a sense...More

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Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

Shirakawa is a village located in Ōno District, Gifu Prefecture, Japan. It is best known for being the site of Shirakawa-gō, a small, traditional village showcasing a building style known as gasshō-zukuri. When I was there, it 11am on Jan 30, 2017. It was raining....More

Thank Helen W
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