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Nohi Bus

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Open today: 6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Convenient day trip

I tried to book one day trip from Takayama to Kamikochi and Shirakawago, but the website in English... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2019
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Nice day trip!

Glad that I joined this day trip from Takayama, otherwise its a bit of a hassle to get to the... read more

Reviewed July 24, 2019
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Special bus tour with English speaking guide Visit two UNESCO world heritage sites!
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Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Takayama 506-0026, Gifu Prefecture
+81 577-32-1688
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Reviewed September 3, 2019

Talk about packing people in like sardines. These buses are pretty neat, clean, and comfortable, until… the bus driver will allow 45 passengers to climbe aboard, after this, he determines the number of reamining seats, and then he packs in more! There are little flip...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed September 2, 2019 via mobile

I tried to book one day trip from Takayama to Kamikochi and Shirakawago, but the website in English is really confuse, which can book only day tour. So, I decided not to book in advance. When we arrived Nohi bus terminal, there are so many...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed July 24, 2019

Glad that I joined this day trip from Takayama, otherwise its a bit of a hassle to get to the UNESCO sites on my own. Comfortable ride out and I opted for a later bus back from Shirakawago - fairly crowded on the bus ride...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Felicia L
Reviewed June 4, 2019

We took the Nohi bus day-long tour to Ainokura and Shirakawa-go and thought it was great. The bus tour had both Japanese-speaking and English-speaking tourists and each group had a guide. Our English-speaking guide was very good and gave a great orientation to the places...More

Date of experience: April 2019
2  Thank betteskid
Reviewed June 1, 2019

Took the bus from Takayama to this lovely spot which features many old traditional thatched japanese houses most of which are still lived in. The whole village is effectively a living museum with several nice places to eat and not too overdone as a tourist...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 27, 2019 via mobile

We liked this trip a lot. We were especially thankful for our guide Miyako who was really kind and helpful and gave us a good insight of the area during our tour.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 19, 2019

We decided to take the express bus over The Alps instead of going back to Tokyo by train and heading to Takayama from there. It's five hours but very cheap in comparison (half?) and you get a very scenic drive through the mountains thrown in....More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank BazJackSalisbury
Reviewed April 9, 2019

We got the 07.50 bus from Takayama arriving at Omigachi at 08.40 (reservations required) Then the 11.25 bus to Kanazawa arriving 12.50. Both journeys were comfortable and everything ran efficiently. We found the time we had in the (lovely) village was long enough. We jumped...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank JN65
Reviewed April 4, 2019

I joined the Nohi Bus Company trip from Takayama to Magome/Tsumago on opening day. Departure was at 8:10 am and we arrived at Magome around 11 am. As soon as we arrived, I was struck by how well-preserved this old town is. Not only was...More

Date of experience: April 2019
4  Thank 敬悦 清
Reviewed April 3, 2019 via mobile

The reason why we booked Shiragawa go tour with Nohi Bus was we liked the fact that it departs later at 10.30am as it will be too cold to depart at 8.30am. The tour come with English speaking guide and it was well organised with...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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I think you can do as you say but I am not 100% sure