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J-Hop Tour

Takayama 506-0021, Gifu Prefecture
+81 577-62-9545
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Memorable visit Shirakawa Village

I've been using J-Hop 3 times since last year. Even when my relatives visit Shirakawa, I ask J-Hop... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Seraphine J
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Verona, Italy
Unforgettable J-hop morning half day tour to Shirakawa-go

This half day tour give me surprise that the tour is very interesting and informative. Normally, I... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
cheungdec
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Hong Kong, China
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We offer daily half day bus tours from Hida-Takayama to Shirakawa-go (everyday 2 tours). English speaking tour conductor accompanied. Cheaper than the local bus. 500yen discount for the guests staying at J-Hoppers Hida Takayama guesthouse. We can also arrange the private tours for group, too.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Takayama 506-0021, Gifu Prefecture
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been using J-Hop 3 times since last year. Even when my relatives visit Shirakawa, I ask J-Hop to take care of them! Bonnie, the one who always respond my mail is friendly and helpful. Last time, Bonnie give me special price since we were...More

Thank Seraphine J
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This half day tour give me surprise that the tour is very interesting and informative. Normally, I do not have any expectation with this type of tour, since I have lots of bad experience (many tours just like offering the shutter bus to the destination...More

Thank cheungdec
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had joined J-Hop half day tour to Shirakawa-go with my friend in June 2018. It was a memorable and wonderful experience. The place was very beautiful and relaxing to walk with. Everywhere there you could take pretty pictures. Our tour guide Bonnie was very...More

Thank Christina C
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Reviewed June 14, 2018

Well , to be honest this was more like a logistic facility than a proper tour. The guide was very friendly , but waiting for her to finish speaking in japanese , and then starting all over in English it actually turns boring, annoying and...More

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shioayu, マネージャー at J-Hop Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your invaluable feedback. With reference to your comments on our tour, we have spoken to our tour conductor to get an understanding of the circumstances that day. We are sorry to hear that our tour conductor’s explanation on the bus...More

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Reviewed April 12, 2018

Our guide ,Ayumi, was excellent. Helpful, funny and knowledgable. We had a nice time and would recommend the tour and in particular our guide,Ayumi.

Thank KingyMike
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shioayu, マネージャー at J-Hop Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind message, Mike san! It was nice meeting you on the tour! I hope you can visit Takayama and Shirakawago in different season!

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Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

Joined the afternoon half-day tour with Tomoko-san as our tour guide. It was a memorable experience, both the tour and the village. Tomoko-San was very passionate and knowledgeable on both Shirakawa-go and Takayama. Although I didn’t chat much with her, it was fun having her...More

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Jhoptour, Manager at J-Hop Tour, responded to this reviewResponded February 3, 2018

Thank you very much for your review! She went to the hospital to have intravenous drip injection and she is now very fine! Hope you can visit Takayama and Shirakawago again! ありがとう!

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Reviewed August 30, 2017

We had a wonderful tour. the guides were full of knowledge, friendly and helpful, so THANK YOU VERY MUCH. Shirakawago is old and beatuful village traditional thatched roof houses. I like it very much and come back at winter when village is light up!!

Thank trường giang n
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Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

Very nice proposal for visiting the Shirakawa-go village (and fair price). The person in charge, Yamamoto, was very friendly and explained us a lot of imteresting things during the trip (even some Japanese common words). Definately worth doing it!! Thank you Yamamoto! Diego & Laura

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Reviewed May 3, 2017

We were a family of 4 with young children and we opted to do this tour instead of going independently due to the English Speaking Guide. we had Yamamoto-san for our tour and unfortunately,the tour did not give any new or historical insight to the...More

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Reviewed April 27, 2017

mazing place, well worth a visit with lots of interesting things to do - including trying some local Sake that is only made there! Bonnie was fun and informative, keeping the 50 minute journey an interesting ride with her games and information! Would fully recommend...More

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Ratsamee S
March 4, 2017|
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Response from shioayu | Property representative |
Dear Ratsamee, Thank you for your inquiry. We provide half-day Shirakawago tour in the morning and afternoon every day departing from Takayama. The tour fee for adult and child is 4,400 yen and 4,000 yen respectively... More
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Dolly M
January 2, 2017|
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Response from Kedjung | Reviewed this property |
Hi Dolly, sorry for a late reply as i traveled during New Year holidays! Last time I took a package which includes a round trip transfer Osaka-Takayama-Osaka and a twin bunk bed with shared toilet and bathroom at J-Hop... More
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