Located right next to the red Naka Bridge that spans the Miya River, this is the only warabi-mochi (bracken starch cakes covered in sweet soybean powder) store in Takayama. “Iwaki no Sawarabi,” their signature menu item, is warabi-mochi that characteristically melts in your mouth and was creature through a unique manufacturing method, and it is recommended that you eat is at room temperature without refrigeration. In addition, they are popular as souvenirs since they last for three days, and can even be sent by mail to other places from the shop. They also sell winter-only products such as “Sakura Fubuki” and “Hida Apples” using seasonal fruit. Please keep in mind that the store closes when they sell out of products.
Gifu Pref. Takayamashi Kamisannomachi 111-2 (Hida / TakayamaArea)
9:00-17:00 (closed as soon as sold out)
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- 9:00-17:00 (closed as soon as sold out)
- Irregular holidays
Information Sources: NAVITIME JAPAN
- On foot aboutminutes
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- Route from this Station Route from this Bus Stop Route from this IC Route from this Parking
Nearby Tourist Attractions
Tucked away in the very center of Japan, Gifu prefecture houses mountains, old towns, and one of Japan’s greatest hot springs, Gero Onsen. A tour of the prefecture’s traditional architecture will take you from the mountain-enveloped wooden streets of Takayama to the mountain village of Shirakawago, where visitors can explore 250-year-old thatched roofed houses known as gassho-zukuri.