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Gifu Japan – A Traditional Prefecture You Need To Visit In Japan!
If you are looking to explore an authentic and traditonal area in Japan, look no further than Gifu Prefecture! Visit amazing places like Takayama, Okuhida, Gero Onsen and so on. In one world, you will be blow away by the landscapes here and you won’t regret to travel there.

But don’t trust us and let’s discover together why you should definitely visit this area in Japan.
Gifu Japan – A prefecture full of culture and history
The first reason why you should really visit this beautiful area is that the culture here is strong and still on going. People are very attached to their traditions so traveling to Gifu is like traveling in time. For example, you will be able to see the famous gassho style thatched house which are so photogenic. You can especially find them in Takayama or Shirawago village. But there’s also a lot of crafts that you can find in this area.
Amazing Landscapes
Another great reason to visit Gifu Prefecture is to witness the amazing view on the mountains surrounding the area. It’s beautiful in all seasons but I would advice you to go there during winter to enjoy the snow cape on the lands.
Off the beaten track
Last but not least, this prefecture is not very know yet by foreign visitors so you won’t find a lot of tourist visiting the cities with you. I actually don’t mind to be surrounded by tourists but when it’s too much it can be annoying. In Gifu prefecture, you shouldn’t get these issues and you will be able to explore the real Japan on your own. How cool is that!


Hida Furukawa – Discover This Traditional Village Lost In Gifu Prefecture

February 25, 2020

Hida Furukawa, somewhat of a baby sister to the more popular Takayama city, is a quaint, traditional town located in the mountainous region of northern Gifu. Not to be…

Gifu Nagano

Magome & Tsumago in Kiso Valley, Japan – Time Travel To Edo Period!

November 13, 2019

Magome & Tsumago in Kiso Valley – Magome is one of the popular restored Edo-period towns which nowadays attracts many visitors with its stone-walk, flora-lined streets and beautifully maintained…

Gifu Onsen

Okuhida Onsen – Visit This Unique Hot Spring Area in Gifu Prefecture!

November 4, 2019

Of all the onsen towns that you may have heard about or read about, Okuhida Onsen may just be the most unique and picturesque one yet. Located in the…

Gifu Onsen

Gero Onsen Japan – A Magnificent Hot Spring Town Lost In Gifu Prefecture

October 24, 2019

Gero Onsen – Japan is full of hot spring towns and experiences, so much more than meets the eye. Whilst those visiting Tokyo might be inclined to visit the…