Night-time Tour of Takayama

William P.

4.00(1) reviews
2 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 4 people

At night when the shops have closed is the perfect time to tell some of the spookier stories of this old castle town.

Don't worry, though. We won't leave you stranded in the dark. The second half of the tour will introduce you to some places to eat and drink, and even enjoy some games.


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Meeting Point

Takayama Jinya, or at your hotel

Takayama Jinya (Government House)

Scenic Old Town

Asahimachi (nightlife)

Hankyu Dojo (Archery Range)

Ending Point

Asahimachi (nightlife area)

What to Expect

We will have the old town all to ourselves after dark when the shops have closed.

We will tell you some classic Japanese ghost stories and local legends while you enjoy the night-time scenery.

Then we will proceed toward a more lively part of town, where there are games to play, as well as plenty of food and drink.

Having introduced you to some cozy watering holes, we will leave you to enjoy the rest of your evening.

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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

Guide fee

We will meet up in town, so there is no transportation fee.

What‘s not included

Food/Drink: You may want to take a little cash with you, for food/drinks or games along the way.

Please note that most shops do not accept credit cards.

Important Information

The nightlife portion of the tour is highly flexible. Whether you are looking for a food, a quiet bar, a late-night cafe, or something more exciting, we will do our best to introduce you to the perfect place.

Food and drinks, and the cost of games is not included in the price of the tour. Please bring some cash to pay for anything that you want to try.

This is a private tour - you will not be with any other groups.

It is a walking tour, so please wear comfortable shoes. The itinerary may vary depending on the weather and season.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting time



Ara S.

Jan 12, 2020

Takayama and Shikagawa tour

Enjoyable tour. Knowledgeable about the history, architecture and cuisine. Gives an interesting perspective as an ex pat living in Takayama

$136/ per group