Shirakawa-go is a small, traditional village known for its building style gasshō-zukuri. It is one of UNESCO's World Heritage Sites.
Gujo Hachiman attracts many visitors for the dancefestival "Gujo Odori". The festival started over 400 years ago and continues today. During the four days of Obon in mid-August, dances continue all night.
In Gujo-Hachiman is the factory where they make food replicas. Throughout Japan you will see many of them decorating the windows of restaurants. They provide information about the dishes.