Michi-no-Eki Shirakawa-go

Travel Guide - Michi-no-Eki Shirakawa-go


Michi-no-Eki Shirakawa-go is a rest house which sells local products and souvenirs of Shirakawa-go.
The thatched-roof on this building is the same as the roofs of Gassho-zukuri style houses.

There is also Gassho Museum in the annex adjacent to the facility.
It explains the structure of Gassho-zukuri.
In the museum, a real Gassho-zukuri style house is exhibited.

Opening Hours

  • 8:30 - 17:00


  • December 28 - January 3

Access / Public Transport

  • 50 minutes from JR Takayama Station by the bus bound for Shirakawa-go / Kanazawa. Get off at Shirakawa-go Bus stop.

Address / Location

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