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The illuminations at Hida Folk Village

The illuminations at Hida Folk Village (photo)

At the Hida Folk Village (Hida-no-Sato), the red autumn leaves are illuminated at night.


October 14th to November 13th 2023
Held only on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays

Business Hours

The illuminations at Hida Folk Village


○Illuminated hours (5:00pm to 7:30pm)
Elementary and junior high school students:100 yen

○daytime(8:30am to 5:00pm)
Adults: 700 yen
Elementary and junior high school students: 200 yen

Autumn Illumination in Hida Takayama

Autumn Illumination in Hida Takayama (photo)

The Nakabashi Bridge is illuminated soon after dark to create a fantastic view of the surrounding area.


September 30th to November 30th 2023

Business Hours

6pm to 10pm

Hida Takayama Kimono Walk

Hida Takayama Kimono Walk (photo)

Why not enjoy a leisurely walk through the town of Hida Takayama, where kimono and kamishimo attire suit the atmosphere perfectly? The Nakabashi Tourist Information Office will host its Hida Takayama Kimono Stroll event on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays during the period specified below. No special preparations are needed; just show up during reception hours. Kimono accessories such as bags and footwear will also be available. Try on a kimono to create a lasting memory of your trip to Hida Takayama.


Saturdays, Sundays, and Holidays from September 16 to November 5, 2023

Business Hours

9:30 - 14:30
*Return by 17:00


3,000 yen for 2 hours (500 yen for every additional 30 minutes)


Nakabashi Tourist Information Office


Hida Takayama Tourism & Convention Bureau, Phone: 0577-36-1011

Reservations: Reservations are not required, but please inquire in advance for groups. Reception may close if there is a large number of participants.
Rainy Weather: A limited number of umbrellas are available for rental in case of rain. Rain footwear for men is not provided. In case of light rain, please wear your own shoes. In severe weather, the event will be canceled.
For Children: Kimono are available for heights starting at 140cm. Limited availability.
Other: Please arrange your own hair. No hair accessories are provided.


15 min. walk from JR Takayama station

Na-arai (vegetable washing) and preparation of pickles

Na-arai (vegetable washing) and preparation of pickles (photo)

In the Hida region, when November comes, every household would engage in washing vegetables. This is in preparation for the long winter ahead and a necessary task throughout the year, as we prepare to pickle vegetables for the coming months.


Sunday, November 26

Business Hours

10:00 - 15:00
Vegetable washing: 10:00 - 11:30
Pickling: 10:00 - 15:00
(Break from 12:00 - 13:00)