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).

Hotels Accommodation in and around Shirakawago

Hotels and other types of accommodations are extremely limited in Shirakawago. This is due to a rule that only the villagers can have business in Shirakawago Ogimachi village. So we cannot book an accommodation in Shirakawago.

There are some other accommodations available within walking distance from Shirakawago Ogimachi village. You may try to find some accommodations by using search box below. This is the service provided by AGODA.

Most recommended - Shiroyamakan

One of the most recommended accommodation in Ogimachi Village, Shirakawago, is Shiroyamakan. This Japanese style inn is located just in a few minutes walk from village center.

Search accommodation on map

You may find a good accommodation, if you are lucky!

Takayama and Shirakawa-go Private Tours