What you can see in Shirakawa-Go Village, Gifu Takanayama, Japan; Keita; Trip101

Japan – Historic Villages of Shirakawa-go and Gokayama

Shirakawa-go is one of the most popular destinations in Japan. It is designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site -here are 7 places in Shirakawa-go you definitely have to check out!

Shirakawa-go is one of the most popular destinations in Japan and it’s accessible in a one hour bus ride from JR Takayama station via the Nohi bus. It was designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the year 1995 and is known for its unique houses with iconic roofs, as well as the beautiful illuminations during the winter season. Here are 7 places in Shirakawa-go you definitely have to check out! All the locations highlighted here are walkable from the Shirakawa-go village.

1. Deai-Bashi Suspension Bridge, the gateway to Shirakawa-go

The Deai-Bashi Suspension Bridge is a bridge that everyone visiting Shirakawa-go will walk across.

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