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Gokayama

Travel Guide - Gokayama

InformationInformation

Gokayama is a prefectural natural park including Kamitaira, Taira and Toga villages. In this area there are many houses preserved in the classical Japanese country style dating from the 17th century. Its architectural style is called "Gasho-zukuri". The two hamlets of Ainokura and Suganuma, where these houses are concentrated, were designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site in 1995 along with Shirakawa-go, another Gassho-zukuri houses hamlet several kilometers away from Gokayama.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • Information Center: 9:00 - 17:00

ClosedClosed

  • Information Center: No Closing days

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 120 minutes from JR Takaoka Station by the bus bound for Gokayama / Shirakawa-go.
  • 30 minutes from JR Johana Station by the bus bound for Gokayama / Shirakawa-go.

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 754, Kaminashi, Nanto-shi, Toyama, 939-1914

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Rhonda Krause @TravelYesPlease - 2020-09-25
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The Morning News @TheMorningNews - 2020-09-18
Photos of a cabin built deep in Japan's Gokayama mountains, constructed with a crowdfunding campaign. https://t.co/qo372MwuFz
Japan Photography Ref 🌸 @nihonphotos - 2020-09-17
Gokayama in Toyama prefecture.

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イナガキヤスト @inagakiyasuto - 2020-09-17
@nihonphotos Thank you for looking at my picture. This is Gokayama in Toyama prefecture.😊✨
loli dy @jenoberylgx - 2020-09-15
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loli dy @jenoberylgx - 2020-09-15
@jaeminspefuncx 1 national gallery * london *
2 the beitou branch of taipei
3 gokayama
4 oia
5 chiang mai
loli dy rt pin @jenoberylgx - 2020-09-15
@jaeminspefuncx 1 national gallery * london *
2 the beitou branch of taipei
3 gokayama
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5 chiang mai
tsunagu Japan @tsunagu_Japan - 2020-09-09
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Rhonda Krause @TravelYesPlease - 2020-09-05
Gokayama, Japan- Enjoying Historic Architecture and Traditional Crafts in Ainokura Village https://t.co/Zxyj1i9yr7 #VisitJapan #travel #ttot
Tequila Banana @Imtequilabanana - 2020-08-30
Exploring Gokayama | Countryside and Traditional Japanese Houses
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口寂しい @EyyJoshy - 2020-08-23
@UncleMari @NaturelsLit This actually looks like one of the historic villages like Shirakawago and Gokayama that’s… https://t.co/JN9BcrwvNJ
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NANTOくんイエロー(南砺市応援市民) @sup_nanto - 2020-08-05
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O5. Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama, Japan

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ّ @tobbento - 2020-07-16
O5. Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama, Japan

Characterized by their thatched-roof, Gassho-style farmhouses — a traditional… https://t.co/UuUG5sQ3BO
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animélenie - See Yuzu Next Season 💪💪💪 @animelenie - 2020-07-09
@takashi5868 Ahhh... Looks similar to Ogimachi Village in Shirakawago.
I will visit Gokayama next time. 😊
animélenie - See Yuzu Next Season 💪💪💪 @animelenie - 2020-07-09
@takashi5868 Ahhh... Looks similar to Ogimachi Village in Shirakawago.
I will visit Gokayama next time. 😊
CEMENT PRODUCE DESIGN @cement__design - 2020-07-07
Gokayama is a small village of Toyama https://t.co/UngmsFhfJf is recognized a World Heritage site as you know.We wo… https://t.co/Bgt6Vl9JV3
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.@UNESCO visits the historic villages of Shirakawa-go & Gokayama in central Japan. Extreme winters and mulberry tre… https://t.co/Wf4r9yyB26
Eyetinerary.co @eyetinerary_co - 2020-06-26
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AishitotoMY @AishitotoMY - 2020-06-23
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RIPSY ANAND@ travel blogger @RipsyAnand - 2020-06-23
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AishitotoMY @AishitotoMY - 2020-06-22
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M Puteri 🇮🇩 @MdPuput - 2020-06-19
Small village in Gokayama, Japan, it's clean, it's fresh and no joggers, good place for chilling https://t.co/1OJBnXKpa3
M Puteri 🇮🇩 @MdPuput - 2020-06-19
Small village in Gokayama, Japan, it's clean, it's fresh and no joggers, good place for chilling https://t.co/1OJBnXKpa3
Marlia Puteri 🇮🇩 @MdPuput - 2020-06-19
Small village in Gokayama, Japan, it's clean, it's fresh and no joggers, good place for chilling https://t.co/1OJBnXKpa3
🇮🇩 M Puteri 🇮🇩 @MdPuput - 2020-06-19
Small village in Gokayama, Japan, it's clean, it's fresh and no joggers, good place for chilling https://t.co/1OJBnXKpa3

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