No more tours available during 22nd Dec 2019 - 5 Jan 2020

We have no more cars for the period 22nd Dec 2019 - 5 Jan 2020. So we do not conduct more tours during this period. Sorry for your inconvenience.

Contact us at least 2 weeks before your tour

Please contact us at least 2 weeks before the scheduled date of your tour. Otherwise, it is not possible to make necessary arrangement for your tour. If you plan a trip to Japan in high seasons (December-January, late March-early April, late April-early May), please contact us at least ONE MONTH before, or preferably TWO MONTHS before the tour date. The number of cars and drivers is very limited.

Year end and new year

Please note that during year-end and new-year holiday period (28 Dec - 5 Jan), high season price are to be applied. Typically, 10,000-15,000 yen per a car will be added to ordinary prices. Please also note that availability of cars and guides is alredy limited during this period.

Shirakawago light-up event 2020

On the days of Shirakawago light-up events, only registered cars are allowed to have access to the area on the days of events. So we are not going to offer private light-up tours in 2020 . Some group tours are available from Nagoya and Takayama (see here).

Hotel / Ryokan reservation in Takayama (Agoda)

For the accommodation in Shirakawago area, please see this page.

The most popular hotel in Takayama

Following hotels are located near Takayama Station and most of our customers stay in these three hotels.

Hida Takayama Washington Hotel Plaza (4 stars)

Many of our customers choose Hida Takayama Washington Hotel Plaza. This hotel is only 2-minute walk from Takayama Station and Takayama bus terminal, and about 10-minutes walk from Takayama old town.

Wat Hotel and Spa Hida Takayama (4 stars)

Another reasonably priced hotel near Takayama Station is Wat Hotel and Spa Hida Takayama. This hotel has various types of rooms such as "economy", "standard", "superior" and suite. This hotel also has open air baths for male and female.

Best Western Hotel Takayama (3 stars)

An inexpensive 3 star hotel near Takayama Station. Best Western Hotel Takayama is only 150 m from Takayama Station. Triple rooms for family are also avaibale here.

Booking ryokan (Japanese inns)

If you like to book a ryokan in Takayama, there are several options not available online. Especially some ryokans have rooms without bath and toiltet. We need to confirm those availability. Also if you need special requirements or preferences on food, we can directly ask ryokan to do arrangement. So please contact us for the booking ryokan.

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Search accommodation (hotel / ryokan) in Takayama

If you like to book a hotel in Takayama, there are not many options. So, you may use the search box below. This leads you to on-line booking service Agoda.

Takayama and Shirakawa-go Private Tours