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Satoyama Experience

1-22-2 Showamachi | iCafe Takayama, Takayama 506-0053, Gifu Prefecture
+81 577-73-5715
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USD 71.05*
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Hida Biking Day Tour
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USD 46.74*
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Takayama Food and Culture Walking Day Tour
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USD 45.81*
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Short Bike Tour of Hida
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We have many programs in which you can experience rural culture and history inherited in satoyama. Especially, HIDA SATOYAMA CYCLING, ART & CULTURE, TOWN & VILLAGE WALK are very popular guided tours in HIDA-TAKAYAMA!Please enjoy the special time you can have only here through the tours connecting daily lives of local people with your travel.
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“cycling tour” (78 reviews)
“rice fields” (50 reviews)
“hida furukawa” (53 reviews)
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1-22-2 Showamachi | iCafe Takayama, Takayama 506-0053, Gifu Prefecture
+81 577-73-5715
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very good guide who was Hiro. Il was a very good trip , ( 3 hours ), and we had a lot explications about this country. thanks a lot to our guide !

Thank mcmcmc23
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did an afternoon bike tour with Hiro. Very friendly and informative. Kids and adults both had a wonderful time. Learned about local agriculture and customs. We wish we had more time, we would like to spend a lot more time here!

Thank DavidPColorado
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was hands down the most wonderful bike ride ever and it was surely down to the infectious positivity of our guide Hiro. The tour route was great and truly allowed you to gain an insight into rural Japanese life without being instructive and all...More

Thank corie s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great location and our guude paced the tour and the explanatiins very well. Hiro is a great guide. He made the trip fun WHAT A SMILE!!!. They also went out off their way to accommodate a time for us that was not one of...More

Thank Muriel1928
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great bike tour around Furukawa today with our guide Hisa. Saw some beautiful scenery and found out a lot from Hisa about Japan and the local area. Cycling was easy, so fine for our nine year old, and lots of stops along the...More

Thank mpjsy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic time on our cycling tour with Satoyama Experience. We took the morning tour and we're fortunate to have Yohei as our guide. He made many interesting stops along the way and he was extremely knowledgeable on the local culture. It is...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did the standard bike trip with Yohei! He was a lovely guide. Funny, talkative, social and he new a lot about the region. We saw a lot of nice places, learned something about the rice fields,... Overall, great trip. We did a group tour...More

Thank Lady_in_red1988
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great experience in summer! Not only we got to know a lot more of the region and the way of living on this lovely country side but it was also a rich human experience with friendly people of the town and our nice guide adapting...More

Thank Elalle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a really wonderful experience at Satoyama during the winter season with a walking tour. Our guide, Hisa, was friendly and knew a lot about the area and explained many interesting facts to us - it was super interesting to learn about the history...More

1  Thank summerisque
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been looking forward to joining this tour for 2 years. The tour was so great. Our guide, Akiko san explained us the local life and culture in Hida-Furukawa. She is intelligent and charming and also good team builder. If you go to this region,...More

Thank Takeshi0423
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13 June 2017|
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Response from TGBFoodXplorer | Reviewed this property |
For the cultural tour- kids are not a problem. In fact they will enjoy tastings the snacks!
13 June 2017|
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Response from SATOYAMA_EXPERIENCE | Property representative |
Hello. Thank you so much for being interested in our tour. We have a kid's chair for the kid who is over 1year-old to 6year-old. (S)He needs to be under about 110cm and 22kg. Our kid's chair has a sheat belt and it has a... More
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17 March 2016|
Response from Matt R | Reviewed this property |
It's outdoors and away from the tourist areas. There are other great reasons to go, but your question was "what is the best thing". In my opinion that is it.