Experience bountiful nature and culture in one of Japan's Most Beautiful Villages

A scenic village nestled in the mountainous outskirts of Gero, Maze Village is famous for its rustic Japanese charm and abundant nature. Life here is deeply connected to the surrounding natural environment as local industries include river fishing, rice farming and forestry.

Visitors here can take in the beautiful rural scenery of rice fields, winding rivers, lush green forests and high reaching mountains. The village is so blessed in nature, culture and history, that it’s an official member of Most Beautiful Villages of Japan union.

In addition to camping, fishing tours, local home stays and canyoneering, try out the Gero Adventure Ropes Course. This thrilling activity will test your courage and give you an adrenaline rush as you climb high above the trees and complete various obstacle courses!

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Basic Information


1508-1 Nishimura, Maze, Gero-city, Gifu, Japan (Southern Hida Maze River Tourist Association)


【Car】30-minute drive from Gero Hot Spring via Route 41 and 257
【Train】15 minutes from JR Hida-Hagiwara Station by bus or taxi

Telephone Number 0576-47-2841 (Southern Hida Maze River Tourist Association)
Website Visit Website

For EMAIL Inquiries: info@mazekanko.jp