Higashiyama Walking Course, Takayama

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  • Address: Japan, 〒506-0855 岐阜県高山市愛宕町周辺 (Takayama çevresindeki Yubinbango506-0855, Gifu Prefecture Atago-cho, Japan)
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 05:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Castle, Historical Site, Family And Kids
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About Higashiyama Walking Course, Takayama

Created by Kanamori Nagachika (1524-1600) who loved Kyoto, the King made a Castle here with the hilly region developed to resemble the Higashiyama area. All of the attractions of these area come together to form the Higashiyama Walking Course. In the 17th century, the Kanamori family’s rule ended and the castle was destroyed. Today its ruins are seen near the Shiroyama Park while other buildings are still functional. Take a walk along the course to see the Takayama Jinya, Hokkeji Temple and bell tower in Unryuji Temple among other buildings. 

Higashiyama Walking Course Ticket Prices

  • Admission prices of various attractions vary. For more information, visit the official website.

Higashiyama Walking Course Opening and Closing Hours

  • Timings of various attractions along the walkway vary. For more information, visit the official website.  

How To reach Higashiyama Walking Course by Public Transport

  • By renting a bicycle.
  • On foot

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Things to Know Before Visiting Higashiyama Walking Course

  • 95% of people who visit Takayama include Higashiyama Walking Course in their plan

  • 46.55% of people plan their visit to Higashiyama Walking Course between 4 PM - 5 PM

  • People usually take around 5 Hrs to see Higashiyama Walking Course

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday

79.28% of people prefer walking in order to reach Higashiyama Walking Course

People normally club together Takayama Showa Museum and Takayama Jinya while planning their visit to Higashiyama Walking Course.

People also prefer to end their day with Higashiyama Walking Course.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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  • 江戸時代初期、当時の領主が京都に倣い高山盆地の東側に寺院を集めました。標高が高く見晴らしも良いため、後に東山遊歩道が整備されました。途中にはユースホステルもあるので安く宿泊することができ、お寺の座禅など非日常的な体験ができます。

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