[Regular Tour] Everyday 2 tours to Shirakawa-go from Takayama

Shirakawa-go Tour is operated regularly (everyday 2 tours) Cheaper than the route bus!!! English speaking tour conductor accompanied!! Let’s enjoy the Historic Villages of Shirakawa-go with us

[Package Tour] Takayama & Shirakawa-go Tour from Kyoto/Osaka

All include, - Round trip bus from Osaka or Kyoto to Takayama - Accommodation at J-Hoppers Hida Takayama GH - Half day bus tour to Shirakawa-go

[Custom Tour] We can arrange your private tour !!

Covered destinations are Okuhida/Gero (hot spring), Tateyama (Kurobe dam), Norikura/Kamikochi (hiking), and Gujohachiman (dancing festival) etc. We accept the groups of 8 persons and over.

[Seasonal Tour] Kamikochi, Shirakawa-go Light-up Event etc.

We also have seasonal tours such as One-day tour to Kamikochi and Sharing a cab to Shirakawago light-up event.

Half-day Bus Tour to Shirakawa-go from Takayama

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Enjoy UNESCO World Heritage Site "Shirakawago"

Cheaper than the route bus!!! English speaking tour conductor accompanied!!
Let’s enjoy the Historic Villages of Shirakawa-go with us :)


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Why choose J-Hop Tour’s Shirakawago Tour?

Reason 1 : 2 tours everyday from Hida Takayama!
You can choose either of the morning tour or the afternoon tour!
Reason 2 : Tour Conductor accompanied!
English speaking tour conductor comes with you! No worries!
Reason 3 : Visit observation point as well!
You can see the panoramic view of the whole Ogimachi Village(Shirakawa-go)!
Reason 4 : Small lecture in the bus!
We will have a small lecture about Shirakawa-go on its way, so you can learn something about there in a bus!
Reason 5 : Meet travelers from all over the world♪
This tour is operated by J-Hoppers Co Ltd. which runs backpackers Hostel in Takayama. Many travelers from all over the world who staying at our hostel will join this tour as well!

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Itinerary for Half-day bus tour to Shirakawa-go

Itinerary at a glance(Times may be subject to change)
Morning Tour
8:10 Depart Takayama station
9:00-9:10 Arrive Shirakawa-go
Staying time at the
village 2hours
Observation point
Free self walk around the village
11:00-11:10 Depart Shirakawa-go
12:00-12:10 Arrive Takayama station
Afternoon Tour
13:20 Depart Takayama station
14:10-14:20 Arrive Shirakawa-go
Staying time at the
village 2hours
Observation point
Free self walk around the village
16:10-16:20 Depart Shirakawa-go
17:10-17:20 Arrive Takayama station

We might not be able to take you to the observation point due to the snow condition and traffic condition.

Tour operated by:

Adult: 4,000 yen
Child: 3,500 yen
Infant: 100 yen

500 YEN discount for guests staying at J-Hoppers Hida-Takayama!!

Click here for the set plan including Tour and Accommodation.

About payment

Payment on the bus is CASH ONLY.
Advanced payment by credit card available at J-Hop Tour Office.(8:00am to 22:00pm)


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Cancellation and Changing

* You can cancel/change your reservation at any time with the following charges.
* All charges are quoted in Japanese yen.
* This policy does not apply for the group (more than 5people) reservation.
Please ask us for the group cancellation/changing policy.
* Please contact us immediately for cancellation and changing.

Date of Cancellation/Changing Charges (per person)
1day before your tour 40% of tour rate
Same day of your tour (before your tour) 50% of tour rate
No show Full charge of tour rate