Hot spring Festival The tea ceremony and the Japanese room “Enjoyments of Japanese culture” The winter in Hidatakayama
In Japan, an open-air bath that is established outside with no roof and fence is named “Rotenburo”.
It is a big charm as a hot spring to enjoy the best luxury in Japan that is to see the rich nature
in the presence and to feel open by soaking in the hot water up to the shoulders.
“Okuhida Hot Spring village”
is located in Takayama city, Gifu Prefecture, and it is a hot spring village watched by the grand nature
in the Northern Alps.
There are five hot springs like
“Hirayu Hot Spring”
that has the long history of the Sengoku Period and the number of Rotenburo is the largest.
“Art & Festa Forest in TAKAYAMA”
takes one hour by car from Hirayu, and it is a tourist facility condensed charms in Japan.
for example, brave festival stands, a marvelous traditional craft
“Karakuri-ningyo (Japanese marionette)”
traditional bass drums that attracts listeners, and so on.
At “Experience corner”, people can bake
“Shio-senbei (Japanese salt cracker)
that is a traditional taste in Hidatakayama, and tourists from abroad are often interested and tried them.
After enjoying local foods like Hida beef at
“Festa foods center”
people can have a tea time at
“Tea ceremony Museum”
that is next to “Festa foods center”.
It is able to experience the tea ceremony easily while seeing the beautiful Japanese garden and
its view in each season.
There are Japanese houses with Japanese spirits, the alcove, the hanging roll, the paper sliding door,
and the tatami floored large Japanese room.
The tea in a neatly made tea room is poured into tea bowls made by national living treasures, so that people
can be relaxed while feeling Japanese culture and traditions.
The winter in Hidatakayama is able to enjoy hot springs and Japanese sprits.
It is coming soon.
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