A bus service between the world heritage site “Mt. Fuji” and Hida Takayama began operating. Without the hassle of changing buses, you can easily travel between these popular tourist sites. One return trip is offered each day.
Fujikyu Call Center (+81-555-73-8181)
This is an event to enjoy walking through Takayama in the summertime wearing a yukata (kimono). Yukatas are available for rental at your hotel or designated kimono shops. By using “Machiaruki Coupons,” you can obtain discounts or specials from 44 participating facilities. *From 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Shimo-ichi-no-machi, Shimo-ni-no-machi, Shimo-san-no-machi
25 minute walk from JR Takayama Station
Takayama City Tourism Division (+81-577-36-1011)
Every year, each participating team dresses in elaborate costumes and dances the "Chokeramaika" dance, an event that engulfs the whole area in excitement and laughter.
10 minutes walk from the JR Takayama Station
Hida Takayama Summer Festival Promotion Council (0577-32-0380)
The symbol of Takayama, the "Red Nakabashi Bridge" will be illuminated from 7:30pm to 10:00pm. Please come and enjoy the magical night view of the bridge while enjoy the cool night breezes.
Nakabashi-bridge area of Miyagawa River
12 minutes walk from the JR Takayama Station
Takayama City Tourism Division (0577-32-3333)
On June 26, a date that is a word-play linking 6/26 with the Japanese word "Rotenburo", 5 Onsen in Okuhida Onsen-go will offer free admission to their Rotenburo or open-air baths. Guests who collect 5 stamps from the participating Rotenburo will be given a small gift.
As of the date of publication, the following onsen are expected to participate: Hirayu-no-yu (Hirayu Onsen), Isurugi-no-yu (Fukuji Onsen), Kojin-no-yu (Tochio Onsen), Shin-Hotaka-no-yu (Shin-Hotaka Onsen) and Higaku-no-yu (Shin-Hotaka Onsen) . Participation may vary, and this list is not binding.
45-60 minutes from Takayama I.C. by Prefectural Highway No. 89, Route 158 or Route 471.
Okuhida Onsengo Kanko Kyokai (0578-89-2614)