Gifu, in Gifu, is a city that some 400,000 people call home.
From Gifu, Nagoya is 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southeast from here and Osaka is about 85 miles (137 kilometers) to the southwest.
Get a taste of local history by taking a tour of the Gifu City Museum of History, one of the main history museums. Admire the collection’s interesting exhibits and examine the centuries-old artifacts throughout this quiet space.
Don't miss the opportunity to visit the exciting forts and castles in Gifu. When you stare up at the fairytale-like structure of the historic Inuyama Castle, it’s very easy to envisage how rulers once lived in their empire.
If your looking for one last attraction to see the Gifu area, before you leave be sure to check out Kikasan Observatory.