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Sanmachi Suji, Takayama

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#1 of 10 in Neighborhoods in Tokai
Stroll the three quaint, narrow streets of Sanmachi Suji, an area known for its 19th century merchant houses filled with small shops, breweries, and museums. Admire the historic buildings, made out of black and brown wood, decorated with shrubs and bonsai trees. Although it can feel a bit touristy, the charming district offers an opportunity to sample an array of local delicacies, drinks, and desserts, as well as visiting a couple of galleries or browsing the shops for trinkets and souvenirs. Add Sanmachi Suji to your Takayama travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Takayama trip planner .
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  • For sure, this is not a place to be missed in Takayama. It will appeal to visitors who are interested in old Japanese towns. It is commercialized. Nevertheless, it is a good walk. I enjoyed looking at...  more »
  • It's a good sight to explore, as it's a good place to explore the old town. There are a variety of shops where you can enjoy sake, miso, folk crafts and antiques.
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  • These streets in Takayama are part of the old town and feature many shops, tea houses and restaurants. You should spend some time exploring here and you will find there are interesting things to see. ...  more »
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