Shirakawa-gō – 白川郷

Now it’s the turn for Gifu prefecture’s pride: the world Heritage village of Shirakawa-gō! It is located in the very heart of Japanese Alps, close to Toyama prefecture’s boarder. You can feel the old times’ atmosphere in every season you visit it. What’s special about Shirakawa-gō? What makes Shirakawa-gō a unique village is the …