the World Heritage, Shirakawa-go Village, Gifu, Japan

Early winter night in Historic Villages of Shirakawa-go, Gifu, Japan 岐阜 白川郷

Shirakawa-go by Kosei.S

Shirakawa Village, located in Ōno District, Gifu Prefecture, Japan. Shirakawa is a mountain village located at the highest peak on Mount Haku in the Ryōhaku Mountains. One of the snowiest places in Japan, of Shirakawa is covered by forests.


白川郷 Shirakawa-go, Gifu - World Heritage


Japan - Shirakawa-gō / Gifu In Shirakawa-go was registered as a UNESCO World Heritage site.The area is lit up at night every weekend in July, every year.

☆ Shirakawa Gō : Japan Traditional Folk Houses, Gifu, Japan : #WorldHeritage

Winter in Shirakawa-go, World Heritage, Japan Traditional Folk Houses, Gifu, Japan - beautiful memories of Shirakawa-go.

The picturesque mountain village of Shirakawa-go — which literally translates as “White River Village” — has recorded an average of 415 inches (that’s about 35 feet) of snowfall every year!

This World Heritage Site in Japan Is One of the Snowiest Places on the Planet

Shirakawago with heavy snowfall

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Shirakawa-go & Gokayama: read a guide to the UNESCO World Heritage listed villages of Ogimachi, Suganuma and Ainokura in Gifu and Toyama prefectures. 静かなラッパ吹きさんの投稿作品:冬の白川郷ライトアップ 静かなラッパ吹きさんの投稿作品:冬の白川郷ライトアップ


This Picturesque Japanese Village Is One of the Snowiest Places on the Planet (Photos)