Les Clefs dfOr Japanfs Concierge Guide to Place of Interests in Takayama

Takayama, a castle town surrounded by mountains. We will introduce you to some fascinating unique spots in Takayama.


Old Houses and stores
The three paths are the center of this castle town, Takayama developed into a major town by merchants.To this day traditional craft shops, tea shops, and liquor shops are still open. Enjoy the atmosphere of this old town.
Located 12 minuets by foot from JR Takayama station

There is a morning market held at the Jinyamae square,and along the miyakawa. Fresh seafood, vegetables, fruits and flowers etc. are sold everyday.
April-Oct. open from 6:00-12:00, Nov.-March open from 7:00-12:00
Located 10 minuets by foot from JR Takayama station

Hida no sato
A museum of the Gassyou village. You can see the replicate of the houses and how people lived in the past.
Open 08:30-17:00.
Admission: adult 700yen children 200yen


Kitchen Hida-Steak house
A long established restaurant 45 years ago. This restaurant serves specially chosen Hida beef.
Lunch opens from 11:30-15:30(last order 14:45) Dinner opens from 17:00-20:30(last order 19:45)
Closed on Wednesdays
Price : Lunch from 2,500yenDinner from 5,000yen
Located 10 minuets by foot from JR Takayama station

Kyouya-Local Cuisine
Serves Hida beef, seasonal dishes and soba noodles. You can choose dishes from the variety of menus. Enjoy the traditional cuisine served in a casual atmosphere.
Open 11:00-22:00 Closed on Tuesdays
Price: from 1,000yen
Located 15 minuets by foot from JR Takayama station 

Sakana-Local Cusine
Serves high quality Hida beef and home made smoked meat. This restaurant also serves local Sake and Shochu. Enjoy your meal in a simple and quiet space.
Lunch opens from 12:00-(Reservation is needed for lunch) Dinner:17:00-22:00
Closed on Mondays(please contact restaurant)
Price: from 1,000yen

Entry Date: June 15, 2009



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