Start at Takayama Station
Walk from the station to Takayama Jinya
Walk over to Sanmachi Suji
Walk north to the Kusakabe Heritage House
Kusakabe Heritage House
The Kusakabe Heritage House (Kusakabe Mingeikan) is one of Takayama's oldest merchant homes open to the public. Its former residents, the Kusakabe family, used to be successful money lenders.
Walk over to Takayama Hachiman Shrine
Walk to the beginning of the Higashiyama Walking Course
Higashiyama Walking Course
A 3.5 kilometer walk through the hills on the outskirts of Takayama's town center, this route passes various shrines and temples and the ruins of the city's former castle.