Shirakawago is recognized by UNESCO as a world heritage site for being a village with houses made in the historical "gassho-zukuri" architecture (thatched roof house). This is an area where you can feel the magnificent nature and an ancient culture.
What to Expect
This is a private tour by chartered vehicle. Using this service, you have the choice of a limousine, van or bus depending on which is most suitable for your group. Visit many attractive sightseeing spots. You don't have to hurry for any other tourists. This tour is only for your group!
The tour route is flexible and can be arranged upon your request.
- Shirakawago (Ogimachi)
Declared a UNESCO world heritage site in 1995. The village is home to several dozen well preserved "gassho-zukuri" farmhouses, some of which are more than 250 years old.
- Shiroyama Observatory
From Shiroyama Observatory, where the lunch restaurant is located, you can look down all the areas of Ogimachi Shirakawago.
- Local guide (if option selected)
- Driver and private vehicle
- Hotel pick-up and drop off
What's Not Included
- Admission fees
- If guided option is selected, passengers are responsible for guide's admission fees
- Food and drinks
Know Before You Go
-You have an option to choose with guide or no guide