A Walk to Hida No Sato and Takayama Jinya

Takayama, Japan

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  • Start or End: We started at our Ryokan (Google Map Directions) but the walk can be started and finished anywhere along the route. There are buses directly to Hida No Sato (Google Map Directions) from central Takayama if you wish to cut the walk short.
  • Length: 8.0km (5.0mi) in about 3.5hr
  • Grade: Easy. Relatively flat, paved and some stairs.
  • Date Walked: 20th of November 2014

The Story

A historic walk around traditional homesteads and an Edo era government office.

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