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Shirakawa-go is a picturesque little hamlet in Gifu prefecture designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is an extremely popular tourist destination. While you are visiting, you can have a taste of the local cuisine in the villages charming restaurants, many of which are operated inside beautiful historical houses the village is so famous for. Here are some recommendations!
Takayama matsuri (高山祭り) is counted as one of the most beautiful festivals in Japan alongside Gion Matsuri in Kyoto, and the Chichibu Yomatsuri. Takayama Matsuri is held twice a year, spring and autumn in the historical town of Takayama.
Shirakawa-go is a quiet mountain village and popular tourist destination. It has its own unique culture for which it was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1995. This is a great place to see if you love nature, history and scenic land and townscapes! It's a great place to visit in the winter as well!