Hida dai-shonyudo

Hida Cave

Useful Information

Location: Between Takayama and Hirayu.
Open: APR to OCT daily 8-17. NOV to MAR daily 9-16. [2006]
Fee: Adults JPY 1,000, Students JPY 500, Children free. [2006]
Classification: ExplainKarst cave
Light: electric.
Dimension: A=800m asl.
Guided tours:  
Address: Hida Cave Management Office, Tel: +81-577-79-2211, Fax: +81-577-79-2643.
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1965 discovered.
1968 opened to the public.


Hida dai-shonyudo is the highest show cave of Japan, located 800m above sea level. It is famous for its huge amount of helictites.