Introducing our free English Tourist Guide Service
In order to allow our overseas guests a better understanding of Hida Takayama, we are now offering the services of an English-speaking tourist guide. Enjoy your stay with a deeper understanding of the area.
|Title||Hida Takayama Tourist Guide|
Please request our English-speaking guides at Hida-Takayama Tourism & Convention Bureau.
Not available at the Tourist Information office of JR Takayama station
|Hours||10:00am ~ 4:00pm (including breaks) daily
Last guide starts 4pm
|Location||Around the Old Streets and main sightseeing facilities|
|Time required||2 hours maximum|
|Content of the service||Explaining the attractions of Takayama and narrating the history of the Old Streets|
How to find our Guides
Please feel free to approach our English-speaking guides, easily identifiable with their yellow armbands. One or two guides are available at Hida-Takayama Tourism & Convention Bureau. They will be pleased to provide services as required by English-speaking guests per your request.
Please note that payment of admission fees is required for all guests to enter sightseeing facilities.
If transit costs occur while utilizing the services of our English-language guides, please be courteous and pay the costs for the guide as well as yourself.
Click the link below for information on the Takayama “Tokurei Guides” who charge a fee for their services. (These are Takayama City registered tour guides who have completed a training to conduct tour guide services in the city and surrounding areas.)