Travel Information Following Heavy Rains in Western Japan

Peace Park, Hiroshima

JNTO has released information for travellers following record rainfall in the western part of Japan.

Please visit the JNTO global website for  the latest information and updates about the recent heavy rains in Japan:

13/07/2018 UPDATE: In relation to the Hida Region

Accommodation and tourism facilities which had been previously affected by the recent heavy rains in Gujo City, Gifu Prefecture have resumed regular operations.
Roads in the area have been cleared and all roads have been reopened.
Replacement busses are currently operating on sections of the JR Takayama Main Line and the Nagaragawa Railway which have been affected the the heavy rains.
For more information on transport, etc. in this region please check the following websites: