Gokayama World Heritage Site - Historic Village of Suganuma Illuminations

A Magical Night at a World Heritage Site

  • Beautiful gasshozukuri houses covered in snow.

The illuminations at the Historic Village of Suganuma World Heritage Site wrap the visitors up in a delicate light. The scenery of each and every one of the traditional gasshozukuri houses being lit up in a soft light is magical, giving you the impression of being transported to another world as its beauty leads you to forget the passage of time. Enjoy these elegant illuminations every Saturday and holiday in March!
On clear days, you can enjoy stargazing. Be sure to come back many times! Souvenir shops and restaurants will also be open!

View the leaflet here.

  • The entire village is cradled in a soft light.

  • A magical scene unfolds as the sun begins to set.

  • The village, faintly glowing in the snow.

Gokayama World Heritage Site - Historic Village of Suganuma Illuminations

Event date 2019/03/02~2019/03/30 Every Saturday and holiday in March 2019
Time From sunset to 20:30
Place Suganuma Area, Nanto City
Address 〒939-1973
Suganuma, Nanto City, Toyama Prefecture
TEL 0763-66-2468 (Gokayama Tourist Information Center)
Access World Heritage Bus from Ainokaze Toyama Railway Takaoka Station
2 minutes away by car from the Gokayama IC on the Tokai-Hokuriku Expressway
Parking Available
Fee: 1000 yen per private vehicle
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