September 6, 2014

Ilumination at Takayama

Summer is over, and autumn has come here in Takayama.
We have illumination at night between September 1st and November 30th near the famous red bridge called Nakabashi. It takes only a few minutes by walk from J-Hoppers Hida Takayama.
You can definitely discover another side of Takayama and enjoy it!!

Date: September 1st to November 30th (6:30pm~10pm every day)
Place: Near Nakabashi
Access: A few minutes by walk from J-Hoppers Hida Takayama

September 2, 2014

Rice harvesting in kurumada, wheel-shaped rice fields (Hida no Sato )

The method of planting rice plants concentrically around a rod standing at the center of the rice paddy is a very rare method in Japan and is a unique method developed in Hida.There will be the harvest festival at Hida Folk village (Hida no Sato) on 21st September.

Date: 21st September.  10:00~12:00 

Place :Hida not sato  (Hida folk village)

Access:40 minutes by walk from J-Hopper.  or 10 minutes by bus from Nohi bus center.