Gifu Prefecture, located in the heart of Honshu, offers a wealth of cultural and natural attractions. Visit the majestic Gifu Castle perched atop Mount Kinka, providing panoramic views of the city below. Wander through the historic villages of Shirakawa-go and Gokayama, featuring traditional thatched-roof farmhouses dating back centuries. Soak in the healing waters of the Gero Onsen hot springs or witness the mesmerizing spectacle of cormorant fishing on the Nagara River. With its rich history and stunning landscapes, Gifu promises a memorable experience.
Valid rail and bus passes:
Gifu prefecture has a multitude of railway and bus passes that make it easier to get around.
Check out our listings below for passes that are valid within Gifu prefecture.
There are no airports with scheduled airline services in Gifu prefecture. The nearest and most convenient airport is Chubu Centrair International Airport in Aichi prefecture.