Rich water and summer festival long run:

Gujohachiman is a town in the center of Gifu Prefecture, A spring becomes the waterway and the daily life water of the people and quenches a town. In addition, the old castle town forms traditional cityscape, and you will feel relaxed while walking in the typical archetypal town of Japan. It’s no exaggeration to say that it is the spiritual home of the Japanese.
We are sure to like such a town.

Access and Getting Around

Because it takes time to get to Gujohachiman by JR train or private railroad train, staying is essential. Nearby is Takayama City, it is recommended to make a trip all together. Going round by car is enjoyable. Also, it is possible to go to Shirakawa-Go by bus from Gujyohachiman.

By train

20 to 30 minutes from Nagoya Station to Gifu Station by the JR Tokaido Line or Meitetsu Line with frequent services, then to Mino Oota Station by the JR Takayama Line for 35 minutes and then to Gujohachiman by the Nagaragawa Line for 1 hour 30 minutes with 1 train per two hours.

By car

1 hour 20 minutes from Nagoya Station, 1 hour 15 minutes from Takayama Station.



Gujo Dance


Gujo Dance has been continuing for 400 years, it is pleasant that anyone including tourists,local people becomes one circle and dances.Here is the reason that Gujo dance "is not a dance to watch" but is "a dance to dance”.This dance lasts for one month from the middle of July to the beginning of September,and what makes it famous is all-night dance for four days between August13 and 16, in particu...

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-Historic Sites 

Because it demonstrates the Gujo dance,it is interesting to learn here if you are going to participate in a dance....

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Sample work


We think that you have seen the samples of the menu in the shop window of the restaurants in Japan.The precise, real menu samples only belong to Japan.There are some food sample factories in Gujo Hachiman,you can visit and experience, which is very interesting....

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Amidagataki Waterfall

-Specific Nature 

Amidagataki is a waterfall of 60meters high to the basin from the waterfallon the routes from Gujo Hachiman to Takayama City.The view of the waterfall from the basin is so wonderfulthat every tourist wants to stop by for a little time on the day....

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Accommodation around Gujohachiman


Gujo Hachiman Tourism Association

Gujo Tourism Federation

Gifu Prefecture Tourism Federation