Takayama, sometimes called Hida-Takayama to distinguish it from other towns of the same name, is a city near the northern of , in the region of .

Notable Places in the Area

Hida Folk Village, Hida no Sato is an open-air museum of close to 30 old farmhouses illustrating the traditional architectural styles of the mountainous regions of . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

The Takayama Jin'ya is a surviving Edo period jin'ya which served as the government headquarters for Hida Province under the Tokugawa shogunate of Japan from 1692 to 1871. Photo: K.F., CC BY 2.5.

Railway station
Station is a railway station on the Main Line in the city of , , Japan, operated by Central Japan Railway Company. Photo: Miyuki Meinaka, CC BY-SA 4.0.


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