Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Takayama

Take a holiday to Takayama and enjoy the area's festivals, history and culture. Travellers to this walkable city praise the mountain views, temples and sightseeing. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Takayama

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Takayama a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Takumikan Craft Museum (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Shiroyama Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Hida Minzoku Mura Folk Village (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Mont Deus Hidakuraiyama Snow Park (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Shirakawago Historic Village (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Shiozawa Onsen (17.2 mi / 27.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Takayama

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Takayama is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Shiroyama Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Utsueshijuhachitaki Falls Prefectural Nature Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Anbozan (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Fukuji Onsen (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Mount Norikura (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Hirayu Onsen (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Takayama

The nearest airport is in Toyama (TOY), located 34.9 mi (56.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Komatsu (KMQ), which is 50 mi (80.5 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Hidafurukawa station.

Where to stay around Takayama?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 13 holiday lettings near Takayama. From 6 Houses to 4 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Takayama for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Takayama?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Takayama. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Alps Azumino National Government Park: 20 holiday lettings
  • Nomura Samurai House: 15 holiday lettings
  • Motenashi Dome: 17 holiday lettings
  • Kashimayari Sports Village: 18 holiday lettings
  • Hakuba Goryu Ski Resort: 17 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Takayama listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Takayama?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 6 Houses in Takayama. Our other popular types of Takayama holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 4 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Takayama?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 12 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Takayama. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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