Takayama or Hida Takayama is a historic city located in the valley of the Japanese Alps in Gifu Prefecture. The city is full of ancient atmosphere. With buildings still preserved, traditional art does not change. Most were built with wood. In the past, the city was rich with forest resources. The city is similar to Kyoto. Until it was called Little Kyoto. Another highlight of the city is a bridge built parallel to the Miyagawa River. To use the routing of people in the city.