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Hida area is conspicuous as "Village of a great master" from the old days, and there are a lot of people engaged in a building industry even at present.. They were dispatched to a capital after about 1300 years ago, and also participated in construction in Fujiwara-kyo, Heijyokyo Capital and the Heian castle town. Praise to earnest work way and high technology is drawn by Manyoshu (Collection of Ten Thousand Leaves), Nihon Shoki (Chronicles of Japan), Konjaku Monogatari Shu (The Collection of Tales of Times Now Past) and Genji Monogatari (the Tale of Genji). The technique pioneers polished is inherited soon and utilized for the various fields which represent Hida.

"GATTANGO!!"(a rail mountain bike) is the new sense activity born in Hida. That puts a mountain bike on a rail of the railroad which became an abandoned power line and runs through the distance of about 6 km of round trip. There are also a tunnel and an elevating structure in the way, and it's thrilling. The general cycling is also famous. Hida area is also an eminent heavy snowfall area in Japan, and you can also enjoy winter sports.

North Gifu / Hida / Furukawa

It has the abundant quantity of water and carp is swimming easily gracefully in the channel where water is clear.

North Gifu / The whole Hida

Furukawa-matsuri Festival

Hida beef

North Gifu

South Gifu