58 days in Gifu Prefecture Itinerary

58 days in Gifu Prefecture Itinerary

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58 days in Gifu Prefecture Itinerary

Start: Boracay
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  16​h 15​min
1
Ena
— 14 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Gujo
— 13 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Takayama
— 15 nights
bus:  1​h 30​min
4
Gifu
— 13 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  15​h 45​min
End: Boracay

14
nights
Ena

Ena ©
Get out of town with these interesting Ena side-trips: Toki (Toki City Mino-Ware Tradition Industrial Hall, Maruhon Suribachi-kan, & more), Mitake-cho (Shoka Takeya (Takeya Museum), Nakasendo Mitake Museum, & more) and Nakatsugawa (Nakasendo Walking Trail, Magome Wakihonjin Museum, & more). There's much more to do: get curious at Mizunami Earth Corridor, get to know the fascinating history of Stone Pavement In Ochiai, take an in-depth tour of Nakasendo History Museum, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Meiso no Mori Park.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Ena road trip planner.

Boracay, Philippines to Ena is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Boracay to Ena due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Boracay in February, expect Ena to be colder, temps between 5°C and -2°C. You'll set off for Gujo on the 15th (Thu).

Things to do in Ena

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nakatsugawa, Mizunami, Tajimi, Toki, Kamo-gun
Find places to stay Jan 31 — Feb 15:
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Magome Wakihonjin Museum ©
Magome Wakihonjin Museum
Nakasendo Magome Walking Trail ©
Nakasendo Magome Walking Trail
Stone Pavement In Ochiai ©
Stone Pavement In Ochiai

13
nights
Gujo

Gujo ©
Step back into a traditional way of life with a visit to Gujo, a little Japanese city rich in culture.
Get out of town with these interesting Gujo side-trips: The Oldest Rock Museum In Japan (in Hichiso-cho) and Gero (Mt. Shirakusa, Oguro Rivwe Fishing Spot, & more). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Takasu Snow Park, hit the slopes at Dynaland, see human ingenuity at work at Kokin Denju no Sato Field Museum, and step into the grandiose world of Gujo Hachiman Castle.

To find ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Gujo tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Ena to Gujo takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Ena in February, Gujo is a bit warmer at night with lows of 3°C. On the 28th (Wed), you'll travel to Takayama.

Things to do in Gujo

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Gero, The Oldest Rock Museum In Japan
Find places to stay Feb 15 — 28:
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Takasu Snow Park ©
Takasu Snow Park
Dynaland ©
Dynaland
Gujo Hachiman Castle ©
Gujo Hachiman Castle

15
nights
Takayama

Takayama ©
Hidden high up in the Japanese Alps, Takayama remained largely cut off from the rest of Japan for centuries, allowing the local culture to grow in relative isolation.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Takayama: Ryokufu Resort Hida Nagareha (in Hida) and Shirakawa-mura (Wada House, The Historic Villages of Shirakawa-go Traditional Houses in the Gassho Style, & more). There's still lots to do: get a sense of history and politics at Takayama Jinya, examine the collection at Hida Minzoka Mura Folk Village (Hida no Sato), tour the pleasant surroundings at Honokidaira Ski Resort, and take some stellar pictures from Shinhotaka Ropeway.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Takayama trip itinerary maker website .

Getting from Gujo to Takayama by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Gujo in February, plan for slightly colder nights in Takayama, with lows around -2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can go by car to Gifu.

Things to do in Takayama

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Hida, Shirakawa-mura
Find places to stay Feb 28 — Mar 15:
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13
nights
Gifu

Gifu ©
Bordered by verdant mountains, quaint villages, and fruit orchards, the city of Gifu boasts a well-developed historic center and swift connections to Nagoya.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Gifu: Ogaki (Musubinoike and Sumiyoshi Lighthouse At Okuno Hosomichi, Funamachi Port & Sumiyoshi Lighthouse Historical Place, & more), Seki (Feather Museum of Razor, Miroku-ji Temple Kangaisekigun, & more) and Ibigawa-cho (Fujihashi Castle Nishimino Planetarium, Michi-no-Eki Yashagaikenosato Sakauchi, & more). There's lots more to do: step into the grandiose world of Gifu Castle / Inabayama Castle, stroll through Hanedani Dandan Park, contemplate the waterfront views at Tarui no Izumi, and hike along Gifu City Chikusan Center Park.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Gifu online trip planner .

Getting from Takayama to Gifu by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Takayama in March since evenings lows in Gifu dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gifu

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ogaki, Seki, Ibigawa-cho, Hashima, Tarui-cho
Find places to stay Mar 15 — 28:
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Mt. Kinka ©
Mt. Kinka
Gifu Castle / Inabayama Castle ©
Gifu Castle / Inabayama Castle