Introducing Gifu Prefecture


Gifu Prefecture is famous for...
Skiing and snowboarding for Kanto region
Shirakawa historic village
Cormorant fishing
Famous hot springs
..amongst other things!

Gifu Prefecture is located centrally in the Chubu region of Japan and is surrounded by other prefectures with no coastline. In fact Gifu shares borders with seven other prefectures - Aichi Prefecture, Fukui Prefecture, Ishikawa Prefecture, Mie Prefecture, Nagano Prefecture, Shiga Prefecture and Toyama Prefecture.

Over 20 ski and snowboard resorts are spread across the northern part of Gifu Prefecture, with a number concentrated in a region of Gujo City.

Other popular tourist attractions are the UNESCO World Heritage site at Shirakawa-go and the historic district of Takayama. Numerous famous hot spring resorts make it a popular destination with many Japanese and overseas visitors.

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Gifu Prefecture
Regional Travel Guides & other resources on SnowJapan

Gujo by public transport    
Gujo by car    

Ski & snowboard resorts in Gujo
Basic ski resort data, user reviews & photos as well as weather and snow forecasts where available

Resort Spotlight - Dynaland
Resort Spotlight - Meiho
Resort Spotlight - Takasu Snow Park
Resort Spotlight - Washigatake


Accommodation Spotlights (Gujo)
Online booking - Gujo

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