Gifu-ken

Gifu Prefecture


The Gifu Prefecture is located in the center of the mainand Japan, an area which is also called the Japanese Alps. The area is formed by steep mountains with many hot springs, the base of a favourite Japanese pasttime: onsen (hot bath). Many limestone patches in the complex and mostly volcanism based geology are the location of karst caves.

The Show Caves of This Prefecture:

 Gujohachiman dai-shonyudo |  Hida dai-shonyudo |  Jomon shonyudo |  Miyama Shonyudo |  Ohtaki shonyudo |  Sekigahara dai-shonyudo |  Yuseki-do

See also


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