Gokayama(Suganuma/Ainokura Village)

Gokayama(Suganuma/Ainokura Village)

40 villages are known collectively as Gokayama. Especially, two of them, Suganuma and Ainokura village are famous and designated as World Heritage Site. Gokayama is smaller than Shirakawago. In other words, these villages are quiet and relaxing scenery, so you can fell traditional Japanese atmosphere in Gokayama.

Title Gokayama(Suganuma/Ainokura Village)
Access It takes about 2~3 hours from the hotel by car
Address 587 Suganuma, Nanto-shi, Toyama Prefecture / 611 Ainokura, Nanto-shi, Toyama Prefecture
URL http://gokayama-info.jp/
Staff Information

You can learn history and tradition of Gokayama at in Suganuma village. On the other hand, in Ainokura, you can see how people lived in Gokayama at Ainokura folklore museum and Traditional industry museum.

Gokayama Ainokura Village

Gokayama Ainokura Village

Gokayama Suganuma village

Gokayama Suganuma village

Gokayama Ainokura Village

Gokayama Ainokura Village

Gokayama Suganuma village

Gokayama Suganuma village

Gokayama Suganuma village

Gokayama Suganuma village

Gokayama Suganuma village

Gokayama Suganuma village

Gokayama Ainokura Village

Gokayama Ainokura Village

Ainokura folklore museum

Ainokura folklore museum

Gokayama Ainokura Village

Gokayama Ainokura Village