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Ainokura Gassho Community, Nanto

Categories: Historic Sites, Landmarks, Tourist Spots
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4.6/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web
Learn about traditional Japanese life as you breathe in crisp mountain air at Ainokura Gassho Community, home to World Heritage-listed example of gassho-style houses. With the oldest allegedly over 400 years old, these traditional homes feature thatched roofs, which allow accumulated snow to easily slide off without damaging the main structure, constructed of oak beams. Plan to visit Ainokura Gassho Community and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Nanto attractions using our Nanto travel itinerary planner.
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  • Ainokura village in the Gokayama are is a world heritage village which has been protected and preserved. This is smaller than the nearby Shirakawa, but we preferred this one. The homes, where people s...  read more »
  • 五箇山的相倉集落遊客較少 雖然不大但卻很完美的保存了下來 有ㄧ個小小的展望台 可以看到整個集落 感覺自然完全和大自然融為一體了(笑)整個與世隔絕非常值得一遊 
  • I feel really gasshou-zukuri settlement in most of the time in like, deep in the mountains. Leave your car in the parking lot, visitors can relax. I visited in early July, also a variety of flowers in bloom was.
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