Edo Style Town
Kawara Town (川原町) is one of the Edo Style town located in Gifu city, Gifu prefecture. There are many traditional houses that have a great view of Samurai era. Because of the beautiful scenery with historical buildings, this town is registered as the Preservation Districts for Groups of Traditional Buildings. It developed as the port town of Nagaragawa river that is the very important to connect Hida, Mino and Kiso. Therefore, Kawara Town was used to be the marketplace and merchant houses of Gifu Castle.
There is parking and restroom.
0. at Gifu Station.
1. use local bus to Gifukoenmae
2. walk north