Historic Villages of Shirakawa-gō and Gokayama

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Stay in a Traditional Ryokan Guesthouse in Shirakawago
Shirakawago is a historic mountain village located in the Gifu prefecture of central Japan. The village is well-known for its thatched-roof houses and traditional mountain lifestyle.

Stay in one of the many traditional Japanese guesthouses (ryokan) and sample your innkeeper's homemade meals (kaiseki), which typically consist of regional and seasonal specialties.
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