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Takayama in four hours

Four hours tour

Four hour tour

Old Town

Start: Within 8:45 am and 5 pm
Morning or afternoon

Where: Takayama center
When: All year with exceptions
*
How: On foot with Luca

Lunch / dinner excluded


Important : All businesses start closing from 5 pm Tuesday is the closing day for many businesses in Takayama

*For holidays including for example Christmas, New Year etc. increased rates are foreseen.

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Takayama JR Station

Meeting point

This is where the four hours tour starts and finish.

This tour is a more in-depth version of the two hour tour

Takayama Markets

Morning markets

There are two areas for Takayama markets, the first is the one that runs along the river Miyagawa-mae near Sanmachi in downtown, the second is in front of Takayama Jinya-mae

Mercati di Takayama

Sanmachi Suji

Old Town

A step back in time in the historic center of Takayama

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Sake testing

Introduction to sake

Different types of sake will be tasted.

The guide will also explain in detail how sake is made and its history*


*The consumption of alcohol in Japan is prohibited for anyone under the age of 20 regardless of nationality. In case of food allergies or other things, please let the guide know promptly.

Takayama Jinya

Visiting the inside

After we crossed the Nakabashi we will visit the outside of what is the last of it's own kind of building and in the whole country*

*Admission is subject to charges.

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Yamazakura Shrine

The Kamiema and Takumi shrine

A sacred place in the new center of Takayama, a classic contrast between old and new

Honmachi Street

Ramen and other local foods

You can have a taste of some local specialities and snacks. Above all ramen and it's history

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Honmachi Street

Ramen and other local foods

You can have a taste of some local specialities and snacks. Above all ramen and it's history

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sakurayama hachimangu

Sakurayama Hachimangu Shrine

The head of the Festival

One of Takayama's most important shrines in regards also to the Takayama Festival

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Honmachi Street

Ramen and other local foods

You can have a taste of some local specialities and snacks. Above all ramen and it's history

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Honmachi Street

Ramen and other local foods

After a good walk and after a tour of almost four hours, the last half hour of the tour, we will stop to rest, concluding our journey in one of the best cafes in the city with a true Japanese retro flavour.

Closed on Tuesdays
The vis
its to cafe Don on afternoon tours only.
On morning tours we are going to drink a good coffee in the morning markets (when the stall is available).
In case of closure, alternatives will recommended.

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