Route & dates
Gujo— 9 nights
Drive: 1 h 15 min
Step back into a traditional way of life with a visit to Gujo, a little Japanese city rich in culture.Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Otaki Limestone Cave. Kids will enjoy Takayama Jinya and Hida Minzoka Mura Folk Village (Hida no Sato). You'll find plenty of places to visit near Gujo: Shirakawa-mura (Shirakawago Tajimake Yosan Sericulture Museum, Shirakawago Gassho Zukuri Minkaen, &more), 138 Tower Park (in Ichinomiya) and Gifu (Mt. Kinka & Gifu Castle / Inabayama Castle). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Fukui Prefectural Dinosaur Museum, don't miss a visit to Igawa Komichi, get outside with Hirugano Highland, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Nagataki Hakusan Shrine.
For reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Gujo trip planner.
If you are flying in from Philippines, the closest major aiports are Komatsu Airport, Chubu Centrair International Airport and Toyama Airport. In June, daily temperatures in Gujo can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. You will have some time to spend on the 13th (Sat) before leaving for home.
Things to do in Gujo
Takayama, Shirakawa-mura, Katsuyama, Nakatsugawa, Nagiso-machi