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Takayama Festival Floats Exhibition Hall

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Takayama Festival Floats Exhibition Hall

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You can satisfied completely this Hida Takayama &amp; Shirakawa-go area within 3 days with special local guide.<br><br>-1 day-<br>Shirakawa-go (UNESCO world heritage site 2hours walking) /<br>Lunch in restaurant (include fee) /<br>Big fall + Big tree (Hiking about 1hour) /<br>Hot spring in nature.<br>-2 day-<br>Higashiyama walking course (walking 90min.you can see lot's of temples) /<br>Lunch in restaurant (include fee) /<br>Rickshaw ride (about 10min) /<br>City side walking (90min) /<br>-3 day-<br>Mount-Deus mountain (2hours hiking) /<br>Lunch in restaurant (include fee) /<br>Ogenji temple (15 min.) /<br>Garyu Park (20 min.) /<br>Suimu Shrine (30 min.)<br><br>Please bring the following few luggages.<br>Towel for hot spring / shoes for hiking<br><br>we will do this tour by English guide.we can also booking your hotel around this Takayama area if you need please let us know. (Not include hotel fee)<br>Max 20 person.<br><br>please let us inform when you need other language guide.<br>you can change our start time.<br>we can arrange other your private tour. (e.g. Kamikochi, etc ..)
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Ramadurai R wrote a review Aug 2020
Cincinnati, Ohio93 contributions14 helpful votes
Amazing display of floats that go around the town twice a year. Wish we could have come during the festival season - April and October to have an even more interesting experience. Only 5 were on display even though many are carried around during the festival. Big tradition and lot of handwork
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Date of experience: August 2020
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James Harris wrote a review Mar 2020
Abingdon, United Kingdom9 contributions
I write expensive because it’s double the price of some of the other museums, and half the length, however Japan doesn’t really do traditional tourism yet, so when you take into account that it is one of the only purpose built museums we have been to and it houses the floats to the most important festival for Takayama, then it’s worth it paying the price and contributing to museum. I also can’t think of anywhere else that has such amazingly large and decorative floats, it’s quite a feat to see them and then try and work out how they are moved
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Date of experience: March 2020
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nadi O o wrote a review Nov 2019
Israel1,088 contributions334 helpful votes
One of the places I loved very much in Japan. I wish I could see the festivals with the floats moving in the streets. The floats are beautiful and impressive.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Stuart1 wrote a review Nov 2019
Sheffield, United Kingdom410 contributions217 helpful votes
A must see in Takayama. There are a number to floats on display and a introduction to how these are used still today.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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JoseGGoncalvesR wrote a review Nov 2019
Lisbon District, Portugal253 contributions20 helpful votes
You have two venues in one ticket. The first one is the floats exhibit, extraordinary!! Do not miss it. This century old floats are used in a autumn festival, beautifully crafted. The exhibit is changed every so often; you are given an audio guide. There is a second museum with small scale reproductions of Japanese landmarks; with such painstakingly detail!. On the back is an ancient active shrine.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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