The heroine is Mitsuba Miyamizu. She’s living is “Itomori town” in the mountainous countryside of Gifu Prefecture. In the film are portrayed to be in the Hida region. “Bus stop of Miyagawa town“, “Hida Furukawa Station” and “Hida City Library” are present in the Hida region. Model of Itomori town is considered a Miyagawa town.
Unfortunately, the big lake is not present. Model of the lake might Matsubarako and Suwa, Nagano Prefecture. Nagano Prefecture is the birthplace of Makoto Shinkai. Lake Suwa has been considered a promising candidate.
About Miyamizu shrine
Model of Miyamizu shrine might be “Hie Shrine”. However, it is partial. Shrine is considered to have drawn a variety of locations in the reference.
Location Mitsuha and Yotsuha danced as a shaman might “Shinkai Sandhya shrine” of Saku City, Nagano Prefecture. (Tweet of Saku mayor)
— 佐久市長 柳田清二 (@Seiji_Ya) 2016年9月3日
- 2h 30min
- Hida Furukawa Station
- Kadokawa Station
- Spot (Miyagawa-cho)