Discover Nakatsugawa

This beautiful city located in Gifu offers all sorts of outdoor activities in all seasons. Explore the historical villages, see the gorges and admire the views.

Things to see and do

Tours and Activities


Getting around Nakatsugawa

The easiest way around Nakatsugawa is on foot, since the major sights and attractions are within walking distance from each other. Though, some sights are located a bit further ahead, where a car might be necessary. 

If you decide to rent a car, it is advised to do so from one of the bigger cities in the vicinity. You can check-out our listings for car rentals nearby, in the FAQ menu below. 

Getting to Nakatsugawa

How long to stay in Nakatsugawa

We recommend staying here for about one day. 

Hotels in Nakatsugawa

Flights to Nakatsugawa

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Day trips from Nakatsugawa

Gero Onsen is a popular spa resort, internationally renown for its fantastic natural water, receiving more than one million visitors a year. Nearby, you can visit the Gassho village, an ...

Travel time:

Distance, km: 42.43

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The mountainous Kiso Valley is a unique mix of history and nature. Since the area is home to some of the best historical Edo-period old towns , it is regarded ...

Travel time:

Distance, km: 47.03

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Inuyama is a great place for those seeking Japanese culture. Near Lake Iruka you can find Francis Xavier's Cathedral, along the river Kiso is the Inuyama Castle and Daishoji Temple. ...

Travel time:

Distance, km: 57.17

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Gujo Hachiman is a quaint town of historic buildings and narrow lanes set in a mountain valley where three rivers converge.  Wander round the traditional temples, or climb up to ...

Travel time:

Distance, km: 60.01

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