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2017 Hida Spring Food Festival

Sat. 27 May − Sun. 28 May

Visitors enjoy various Hida local food and sake in the Honmachi 1-chome and Honmachi 2-chome car free mall.

Venue

Honmachi Street (Honmachi 1-chome and Honmachi 2-chome Shopping Street)

Access

12 minutes walk from the JR Takayama Station

Contact

Hida Local Industry Promotion Center (0577-35-0370)


Opening Festival of the Climbing Season for Mt. Norikura (Norikura Skyline Opens)

Sun. 1 May

This is the opening festival of the climbing season for Mt. Norikura in the Chūbu-Sangaku National Park. Norikura Skyline, a sightseeing road, has been operated for 40 years since it opened in 1973. The festival includes a praying ceremony for road safety, sake tasting and folk performances in the Tatamidaira parking lot at the height of 2,702m above sea level. Norikura Skyline opens from 1 May to 31 October.

Venue

Tatamidaira, Noritake (Nyukawacho Iwaidani)

Access

Takayama IC, Chubu-Jukan Expressway → National Route 158 → Hoonoki Bus Terminal →45 minutes by bus

Contact

Hida Norikura Tourist Association(0577-78-2345)


Hida-Takayama “Tango-no-sekku” (Boys’ Festival)

Mon. 1 May - Mon. 5 June

"Gogatsu-ningyo", May dolls, and"Musha-ningyo", traditional Warrior dolls, as well as samurai armor and helmets will be displayed at various sites around the City. Please note that display times at private houses may be limited at the convenience of the owners. Admission fees may be charged in some tourist facilities.

Venue

Various sites in the City including sightseeing sites such as Kusakabe-mingeikan and the historical houses

Access

Various sites in the City

Contact

Takayama City Tourism Division (0577-32-3333)


Red Nakabashi Bridge Light Display in New Green Leaf Season

Sat 1 April - Sun 6 May

The cherry blossom and red Nakabashi Bridge are illuminated at night, offering a fantastic view. Even after cherry blossom season finishes, there are still great views of new green leaves and the red bridge with a brilliant color contrast. Light display: 7pm – 10pm

Venue

Nakabashi area (Kawaharamachi, Takayama)

Access

12 minutes walk from the JR Takayama Station

Contact

Takayama City Tourism Division (+81-577-36-1011)


Spring Takayama Festival (Sanno Festival)

Fri 14 April - Sat 15 April

This is one of the most beautiful Japanese festivals with twelve gorgeous festival floats. The highlights are mechanical doll presentations on the three floats called Sanba-so, Ryujin-tai and Shakkyo-tai floats. You cannot miss the float parade at night. In case of rain the floats will stay inside.

Venue

Kamiichinomachi,Kamininomachi, Kamisannomachi, Kataharamachi, Honmachi, Shinmeimachi and its neighborhood

Access

15 minutes walk from the JR Takayama Station

Contact

Tourism Division of Takayama City(0577-32-3333)

Reference URL

http://kankou.city.takayama.lg.jp/2000002/2000024/2001064.html


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Recommended tourist attraction of HIDA-TAKAYAMA

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