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Tenshukakau Observatory
#1 of 17 Sights & Landmarks in Shirakawa-mura
Awesome breathtaking view .. there are other photo taking spots near the area so just walk a little - less crowd and just as good a view .. but need to take the bus during winters from the bus terminal
When touring Shirakawa-go and Gokayama, a short stop at this observatory to enjoy its panoramic views of Gassho houses and beautiful landscape.
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The Historic Villages of Shirakawa-go Gassho Style Houses
#2 of 17 Sights & Landmarks in Shirakawa-mura
Much quieter than the (relatively) nearby Takayama, this World Heritage Site allows you to take in the breathtaking scenery of the Japanese Alps whilst learning about the unique architecture and cultural importanc...
Excellent place to visit!!! Actually explains why this is a UNESCO World Heritage Site!Being there and actually seeing the Gassho Style houses is just.... pure bliss!
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Kanda house
#3 of 17 Sights & Landmarks in Shirakawa-mura
It is well accessible to any able bodied individual, and shows all the features of the houses, for which the village is a world heritage listed site (UNESCO).
They also have a display in the attic and the view from their attic window is amazing!
Shirakawago
#4 of 17 Sights & Landmarks in Shirakawa-mura
You may plan your visit either from Kanazawa or Takayama which are almost located at same distance from Shirakawago, so you can prioritize your sights and decide accordingly.
You will also be impressed with it, as well as being a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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Wada House
#5 of 17 Sights & Landmarks in Shirakawa-mura
Shirakawa-Mura Village is a UNESCO World Heritage site, a lovely village.
Visitors can climb up the 2 floors of the house and view the strong structures.
Deai Bridge
#6 of 17 Sights & Landmarks in Shirakawa-mura
... you have more time you can book and stay at the village to explore more such as observatory deck to view the whole stunning city You can get a bus from Toyama or Kanazawa and make sure to book one day before i...
Amazing views
Nagase house
#7 of 17 Sights & Landmarks in Shirakawa-mura
It is a free site though you pay a small amount to enter this, the oldest house which I highly recommend- it is deceptively spacious inside and has four open plan floors!
Myozenji
#8 of 17 Sights & Landmarks in Shirakawa-mura
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Ogimachi
#9 of 17 Sights & Landmarks in Shirakawa-mura
Hakusan Shirakawa-go White Road Hakusan, Japan 4.7 mi away
#2 of 22 Sights & Landmarks in Hakusan
You only need to pay a one-way toll and spend a day exploring the various sights and making a U-turn as you hit the end of the White Road.
Beautiful views of Japanese nature.
Hakusan Shirakawago White Road
#10 of 17 Sights & Landmarks in Shirakawa-mura
Old Toyama Folk House Museum
#11 of 17 Sights & Landmarks in Shirakawa-mura
Shirakawago Gassho Culture Hall (Old Matsui Family House) Shirakawa-cho, Japan 3.6 mi away
#1 of 2 Sights & Landmarks in Shirakawa-cho
Akiba Shrine
#12 of 17 Sights & Landmarks in Shirakawa-mura
Hakusan Super Rindo Forest Road Chubu, Japan 3.9 mi away
#805 of 5,861 Sights & Landmarks in Chubu
Okuzaemon
#13 of 17 Sights & Landmarks in Shirakawa-mura
Shirakawago Viewing Platform Buna no Komichi
#14 of 17 Sights & Landmarks in Shirakawa-mura
Old Teraguchi Residence
#15 of 17 Sights & Landmarks in Shirakawa-mura
Kaerikumo Shrine
#16 of 17 Sights & Landmarks in Shirakawa-mura
Kaerikumo Castle Site
#17 of 17 Sights & Landmarks in Shirakawa-mura