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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  • Take the shuttle bus to see the beautiful Breathtaking view of shirakawago! Allow sufficient time and don't miss it. If you are short of time, then make sure you go for this at the very beginning.  more »
  • Saw the whole watching in near under the houses arrived in Shirakawa-go first went to the observation deck, but it was good I thought I understood. I think the scenery is nice, but not the snow season is weak impact. I would like to go to see light snow at night now. Alongside paid photo shoots in the Observatory, was taken with your own camera. Sorry pay photos without buying a very good impression of Shirakawa-go.
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  • Getting up is not easy. You have the option to go on mountain trail or by pavement. Choose the pavement by any means. The Shirakawago Observatory Deck which is behind the Ogimachi Bus Stop is the best...  more »