Hida Region activities, tickets and more

Food, Wine & Nightlife

Takayama Food and Culture Walking Day Tour

Enjoy tasting a variety of local food and saké in Takayama on this 2.5-hour tour. Visit local shops that you can’t find on your own to taste and learn about the culture and history related to them. A local guide will explain the culinary culture and history that developed in Takayama due to its isolated location. Explore the old town with an exotic atmosphere. Soak-up the daily lives of people in Takayama and discover the special fascination of the rural Japan.
$45
2.5 hours
Food, Wine & Nightlife

Sake Tasting in Takayama

This is a sake tasting activity for international travelers in English. You can learn what the difference is between different types of sake, how to make sake and how to pair food with sake. Through this activity, you will understand the basics of sake and be able to choose your favorite sake after joining the activity. The sake tasting is held in Kanoya restaurant, a cozy Japanese restaurant.
$27
1 hour
Private & Custom Tours

Private Custom Full-Day Tour of Shirakawa-go from Takayama

Shirakawa-go is recognized by UNESCO as a world heritage site for being a village with houses made in the historical "gassho-zukuri" architecture (thatched roof house). This is an area where you can feel the magnificent nature and old lifestyle culture with Hirase-onsen where the onsen source comes from the foot of sacred mountain Hakusan. This private tour will help to make your trip an unforgettable one.
$721
7 hours
Food, Wine & Nightlife

Local Cooking Classes in a Private Home in Hida Furukawa

This class is based on this idea of learning the way of life that locals lead and learning about the dishes that are specific to that region. This cooking class will allow you to feel how locals live by first escaping from the big city of Takayama to the rural Hida Furukawa. When you arrive, you will enter a local's house that will host your cooking class. You can learn how to make local food and ask questions about not only food but also locals' lives and culture.
$59
3 hours
Tours & Sightseeing

Shinhotaka Snowshoeing Experience

This all inclusive tour takes you to the powder snow field in the Chubu Sangaku National Park. After 2 hours snowshoeing in the beautiful forest, enjoy the ropeway ride to see the panoramic view of Japan Alps.
$123
4.5 hours
Walking & Biking Tours

Short Morning Cycling Tour in Hida

Join us for one of the most popular local cycling tours in Hida-Furukawa and feel locals' daily lives in the Japanese countryside! Your professional English-speaking guide will provide you with the insight of the history and culture in Hida region. The cycling course will be mostly flat, and you can go on the slow pace. Also, you will have a chance to talk to locals and to have a relaxing time in the natural beauty. This tour will take you to some exclusive places where you can experience the daily activities as well as local culture handed down for generations in Hida-Takayama.
$44
2.5 hours
Walking & Biking Tours

Morning Cycling Tour in Hida-Furukawa

Join us for one of the most popular local biking tours in Hida-Takayama and feel the local's daily life in the Japanese countryside! Your knowledgeable English-speaking guide will provide you with insight of the history and culture for the area and, by biking with the slow pace, you will have a chance to feel the seasonal beauty and local people's lives in this farming village. This tour will take you to some exclusive places where you can experience the daily activities as well as local culture handed down for generations in Hida-Takayama.
$69
3.5 hours
Walking & Biking Tours

Afternoon Cycling Tour in Hida-Furukawa

Join us for one of the most popular local biking tours in Hida and feel the local's daily life in the Japanese countryside! Your knowledgeable English-speaking guide will provide you with insight of the history and culture for the area and, by biking with the slow pace, you will have a chance to feel the seasonal beauty and local people's lives in this farming village. This tour will take you to some exclusive places where you can experience the daily activities as well as local culture handed down for generations in Hida.
$73
3.5 hours
Walking & Biking Tours

Short Afternoon Cycling Tour in Hida

Join us for one of the most popular local cycling tours in Hida-Furukawa and feel locals' daily lives in the Japanese countryside! Your professional English-speaking guide will provide you with the insight of the history and culture in Hida region. The cycling course will be mostly flat, and you can go on the slow pace. Also, you will have a chance to talk to locals and to have a relaxing time in the natural beauty. This tour will take you to some exclusive places where you can experience the daily activities as well as local culture handed down for generations in Hida-Takayama.
$44
2.5 hours
Private & Custom Tours

8-Hour Private Tour to Shirakawa-go & Hida Takayama From Kanazawa

Explore Shirakawa-go and Hida Takayama thanks to this 8-hour package tour with access to a private vehicle exclusively for you and your travelling companions. The English-speaking driver will take you first to the World Heritage site Shirakawa-go followed by Hida Takayama, known for its exquisitely preserved old town. Stay in Takayama for the evening for a delicious Hida beef dinner before visiting the Hida Folk Village winter light-up event.
$853
8 hours