These sprawling grounds south of Sanmachi-suji house the only remaining prefectural office building of the Tokugawa shōgunate,...
Hida Folk Archaeological Museum
A former samurai house boasting interesting secret passageways and an old well in the courtyard.
Fujii Folk Museum
A private collection in an old merchant's house, with folk craft and ceramics from the Muromachi and Edo periods.
In the centre of town, Suzuya is one of Takayama's longstanding favourites, serving local specialities such as Hida-gyū , hoba-miso and...
Lonely Planet review
The enthusiastic, local owner of this friendly restaurant does a great job bringing the flavours of Mexico to a quiet Japanese street. The taste and dainty portions of tacos, quesadillas and guac' and chips won't match California or Guadalajara, but the place is adorable and patrons love it. Where else can you eat tacos with chopsticks while swilling Coronas and sake?