These four-story houses represent the mainstream architecture of Gassho-zukuri in Shirakawago. It has a solid and heavy-looking exterior. The villager’s food, clothing, and shelter are exhibited. The first floor is a living space, the second floor to the fourth floor is a cocoonery and the basement is for making gunpowder. Long ago, build a house was tough work and people had large families. Try some local cuisines such as ancient rice, tofu, and wild vegetable dishes.
125 Miboro, Shirakawa-mura, Ōno-gun, Gifu-ken 501-5506
Gifu bus: From Nagoya Station at Meitetsu Bus Center 3F (platform 7) to Shirakawa-go Bus Terminal (2h50m) 16-minutes by taxi from Shirakawa-go Bus Terminal
SHIRAKAWA-Go Free Wi-Fi 30 wireless access points in Shirakawa-go
|Payment types||Cash only|
Adults:¥300 Children: ¥150 For more than 25 people: adults ¥240/Chidren ¥120
|Travel time||About 1 hour|
|Websites||Shirakawa-go Tourist Associationhttps://shirakawa-go.gr.jp/en/see/2339/|