The 28th Japanese-Korean Combined Orthopaedic Symposium

Access to Gifu city

A direct flight to Central Japan International Airport (Centrair) is the most convenient and economical route for Korean participants. From there, participants can reach Gifu station by Nagoya Railroad "Meitetsu" in 55 minutes.
Fare: JPY 1,340 (plus JPY 360 for reserved seat)

Juroku Plaza, the Symposium venue is located near JR/Meitetsu Gifu Station.

Access to Gifu city
Access to Juroku Plaza

Gifu City—the city of history and nature in the center of Japan

Nagara River and Mt. KinkaGifu City is located in the center of Japan. Although it is the capital of Gifu Prefecture, it is blessed with an environment full of natural beauty; the Nagara River running through the center of the city has clear water, and Mt. Kinka is rich in greenery.
Gifu is easily accessible both domestically and for travellers coming from abroad. Gifu can be reached by train in 20 minutes from Nagoya, approx. 1 hour from Central Japan International Airport (CENTRAIR), 2 hours from Tokyo, and 1 hour from Osaka.
Gifu CastleGifu City is well known as a historical city with Ukai (cormorant fishing) in the pristine Nagara River—a tradition with some 1300 years of history. It is also famous for Gifu Castle, a central landmark in the history of 16 century daimyo general ODA Nobunaga.
Gifu City was also approved as an international convention city in 1988, and has continued to grow in popularity as an international convention and tourism city ever since.