Shirakawago Private Tours & Local Tour Guides

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Shirakawago half day tour from Kanazawa

4 hours

Shirakawago village was designated as UNESCO World Heritage site in 1995. There are 60 Gassho-Zukuri farmhouses and about 40 Gassho-style storages. The shape of big slanted roofs resembles in the gesture of bringing arms and hands together in prayer. This gesture is called Gassho in Japanese. We visit observation point, a typical Gassho farmhouse inside, and stroll the village.

FROM$208/ per group
Takashi M.
4.71(17) reviews

Kanazawa( old Samurai town ) & Shirakawago (World Heritage site) tour from Kanazawa

10 hours

Kanazawa flourished as a castle town for the Kaga clan during the Edo period ( 1603AD - 1867AD ). Kenrokuen garden was constructed as a strolling styl...

FROM$300/ per group
Takashi M.
4.71(17) reviews

One-day-tour of Shirakawa-go

8 hours

Shirakawa-go, a small town being famous for uniquely designed Gassyo-zukuri buildings, is registered as one of the World Cultural Heritage sites. In Ogi-machi, over one hundred Gassyo-zukuri buildings will welcome visitors. Enjoying the whole landscape of the village from the hill, you will stroll around the village visiting some traditional Gasho-zukuri buidings such as Wada House, Nagase House and Myozenji Temple Museum.

FROM$123/ per group
Tetsuji Y.
4.79(19) reviews

Shirakawago half day tour

3 hours

We are going to explore the world heritage site- Shirakawago together. With my detailed explanation of the history, culture and fun facts about the village, you can understand more about Shirakawago and also in love with this little village.

FROM$169/ per group
Bonnie C.
5.00(2) reviews

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Shirakawago Private Tours & Local Tour Guides

Whether it’s your first time to Shirakawago or you are back to discover more, a good tour guide can make all the difference. Enjoy the best of what Shirakawago has to offer, without all the fuss of planning everything by yourself! You can pick your favorite itinerary from the Shirakawago tours offered by our local guides, but feel free to ask for customizations based on your preferences. We want to help travelers get the most out of their trips, and we believe a good tour with a local guide is the best way to ensure that. There is so much to see and do in Shirakawago, and the best way to get the most out of your time there is to have a local expert with you. GoWithGuide is committed to delivering unforgettable tour experiences, so let us help you create your next favorite memory.