CourseDetail
Shirakawa-go and Ainokura Bus Tour [English-speaking guide]
Frequency
365 days a year
Duration
6hours 40 mins
Departure
Takayama Bus Center 8:30AM
Arrival
Takayama Bus Center 3:10PM
Available Language
English, Japanese
Course A
Fare
Adults
JPY 6,690
Children(6-12)
JPY 4,420
Course B
Fare
Adults
JPY 4,980
Children(6-12)
JPY 3,570
Important Notice
If you make a reservation after 5:30PM the day before the tour, there is a case the English-Speaking guide will not be available.
We can't arrange and prepare alternative lunch menus.
When you are making a reservation over the phone,please make a reservation by 5:30PM the day before the tour.

※Course B ends its tour in Shirakawago.
UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE, AINOKURA GASSHO VILLAGE
Most of the gassho style houses, traditional thatched roof houses were built about 100 to 200 years ago during the end of the Edo period and the Meiji period. Moreover the oldest one was built in 17th century.
With a combination of stunning natural scenery and unique village, Ainokura Gashho village offers you an unforgettable experience like no other.
Special tour with English speaking guide. Visit two UNESCO world heritage sites!!
Please note that bus will not stop at “ Ryokan Tanabe” from 16 October, 2017 to 15 March, 2018 due to road construction.

*Entrance fee for Gassho-zukuri Minkaen Outdoor Museum is included in the price. It will be closed on Thursday from December to March. 

【Tour schedule】 Note: " Course B" will be available from 1 April 2017.
Course A
8:30am(Departure)/Takayama Bus Terminal
9:45am~10:35am/Gokayama Ainokura village
11:20am~12:10pm/Tenshukaku Lunch(Japanese Lunch)
12:15pm~2:20pm/Shirakawago
3:10pm(Return)/Takayama Bus Terminal

Course B:
8:30am(Departure)/Takayama Bus Terminal
9:45am~10:35am/Gokayama Ainokura village
11:20am~12:10pm/Tenshukaku Lunch(Japanese Lunch)
12:15pm/Shirakawago
If you join course A and want to stay longer...
We also offer flexible express bus service.
[Express bus Schedule]
Shirakawa-go Dep. 3:15PM → Takayama Arr. 4:05PM
Shirakawa-go Dep. 4:15PM → Takayama Arr. 5:20PM
Express bus tickets are available on the bus.
If you would like to stay longer and come back later,
please inform the tour conductor.
Takayama Nohi Bus Center Information
●Takayama Nohi Bus Center is located next to JR Takayama station.
Cancellation fee
JPY 100 per person.
Contact information
Nohi Bus
0577-32-1688  Business hours 9:00AM ~ 6:00PM(JST)
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