Higashiyama Walking Course, Takayama

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Higashiyama Walking Course provides a pleasant stroll through the city's various historic and natural sites. Over 3.5 km (2.2 mi), you'll be exposed to the temples and shrines of the traditional town of Takayama, the houses and back streets of the rural suburbs, and the forested pathway leading to the hilltop site of Takayama Castle. The forested part of the trail affords opportunities to observe wild life, so consider bringing along a pair of binoculars, and look out for the Japanese serow, which frequents the area around the castle remains. Make Higashiyama Walking Course a part of your Takayama vacation plans using our Takayama trip planner.
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  • Promenade and landmark, looked around the Higashiyama district temples and shrines from the Castle. Shiroyama per was a mountain on the slope, but otherwise it was alley and ordinary roads. Japanese serow in the temple, I was surprised. A small temple, fun walks.
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  • We did this tour, and despite the fact that to too cold, all full of snow, was beautiful. It takes approx. 1.30. We made the short journey, there is one that it is 5 kms long. it becomes a park. Really worth, the temples are beautiful and very close to the village. One of the things that I liked our visit to Japan most
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  • Course is an apt description—you’ll find and lose it, which is half the fun. Loads of beautiful mountain temples, tori gates; even better in the snow. We basically did the whole thing without running ...  more »
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