A bus company gives us a special offer of their 18-seater minibus from Nagoya or Gifu-Hashima Station. This is the most recommendable tour plan for groups of up to 17 pax for Takayama and Shirakawago.
Those who come from Tokyo, Kyoto, Osaka and other places can take Shinkansen to Nagoya Station (from Tokyo and Yokohama) or Gifu-Hashima Station (from Osaka and Kyoto), and then take this tour. Please prepare your Shinakansen tickets by yourself or ask us for purchase and booking (service charge will be applied).
Duration of tour is 10 hours from Nagoya Station or Gifu-Hashima Station. Since this is a private car hiring, departure time can be flexible.
8:30 Meet with our driver at Nagoya or Gifu-Hashima Stations.
11:00-13:30 Tour in Takayama and lunch
14:30-16:30 Visit World Heritage Shirakawago Village
16:30-19:30 Shirakawago-Nagoya or Gifu-Hashima Station
Arrangement of lunch in Shirakawago is available for a group of 5 or larger. See this page. The popular traditional set menu with Hida beef is about 2,000 yen per person.
Price of the tour is fixed at 160,000 yen (18-seater minibus) including driver, highway tolls, parking fees, an English-speaking guide, and 10% tax. Meals and entrance fees are not included in the price.
During Christmas and New Year's holiday season, high season rate is applied.
There is only one mini-bus available a day. So please ask for the availability.