Shirakawago Shiroyama Observatory Deck, Shirakawa-mura
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Obtain a panoramic view of a UNESCO-protected village from Shirakawago Shiroyama Observatory Deck. Take the 15-20 minute walk uphill from the historic village, or simply take the shuttle bus to reach the observation area. From this vantage point you can truly appreciate the mountainous scenery and the 114 thatched-roof homes that make up the village. The quiet, quaint village, dwarfed by the mountains that surround it, has photogenic appeal, with its homes shaped like hands in prayer, a river running through town, and adjacent rice paddies. Plan your Shirakawago Shiroyama Observatory Deck visit and explore what else you can see and do in Shirakawa-mura using our Shirakawa-mura itinerary maker.
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  • From Hida-Takayama Shirakawa-Chubu jukan Expressway to run, into the Tokai-Hokuriku expressway from Kiyomi junction in about 30 minutes (until the Shirakawa-go 24 km to the and), 10710 m Hida tunnel with world heritage Shirakawa-go is just around the corner. The shiroyama Observatory restaurant Castle Park leaves baked in the 2nd floor, honeydew, looming at dusk from the deck of the main tower 2nd floor, eat dinner, such as near the Greens, homemade tofu come long-awaited. In light is the start of okunikko special reviled and rejected from the invisible moves in space, had a visit from seats behind the snowballs bumped into the legs and you're standing. Is a fairy tale of the long-awaited broken at once. Of Japan what it should be called the winter should be compared to the fireflies on a summer day in the lights still spread on Shirakawa-go I was impressed. Village tours to go by bus, crossing the bridge dating to shirakawago village, on foot from the bus parking area, went down the main street, a-frame Kanda house tour, then stroll around the village then taking ming Temple lodgers and other thatched roof. Air was cold and crisp.
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  • This location provides the best view of Shirakawago valley. We went there on a December morning and was fortunate that it started to snow. The view was magnificent. There is also a souvenir shop next ...  more »
  • Shirakawa-go into your first visited. I want to see the whole first so you can leave your car at the parking lot near the Park. Fortunately the weather the best views from the lookout! Feel the splendor of could the Gassho village whole image is very well understood, again this mountainous location.
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