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Recommended routes


HidaRoam through marvelous scenery

Roam through buildings of a World Heritage Site with traditional, slanted roofs; and through old towns streets full of historical culture. Once you've tired yourself out, head to Gero's onsen for a...


HidaCulture & Local Living

Begin with a footbath in a natural hot spring, then experience cooking a traditional lunch! Learn about Hida-Takayama's traditional Takayama Festival, and at night, spend the night in the World He...


EtchuCulture & Natural Scenery

Explore the World Heritage Gokayama Gassho-zukuri Villages, and Zuiryu-ji Temple, a National Treasure! This trip route is packed with adventures, including a cruise down the Sho-gawa River, and th...


EtchuA UNESCO-Designated Festival & Shopping

With this route, learn about the UNESCO-designated Intangible Cultural Heritage of the festivals of Nanto and Takaoka Cities, and stop by an outlet mall as well, to enjoy both traditional culture a...


NotoThe best of Noto, from morning markets to scenic spots

Buy local goods from the morning market! Visit museums and take in some of Japan's gorgeous scenery. Travel through the World Heritage Sites of Noto's mountains and oceanside, and along the only be...


NotoExperience traditional customs & culture

Experience a traditional ceremony dressed in the wedding kimono worn by Japanese brides! Head to the very tip of Noto after you've enjoyed the incredible fish at the morning market, and finish at a...