If it’s tranquility and natural beauty you are after, then look no further than Nakaodaira. With natural hot springs, vast forests and mountains at its doorstep, this ryokan offers the perfect escape to Gifu’s untouched nature for those seeking a break from everyday life. Managed privately by a Japanese couple, this inn is all about creating a homely, relaxed atmosphere for its guests including locally sourced meals and drinks which are freshly prepared for visitors by the hosts. Nakaodaira is the ideal starting point for hiking tours in the summer, but even if you visit during the colder season you can enjoy the natural surroundings of this area through the warmth of the ryokan’s natural hot spring.
Address: 436-25 Okuhida Onsengo Nakao, Takayama City, Gifu Prefecture