15 days in Gunma Prefecture Itinerary

15 days in Gunma Prefecture Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Gunma Prefecture journey planner

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Route & dates

1
Kusatsu-machi
— 2 nights
2
Minakami-machi
— 3 nights
3
Katashina-mura
— 2 nights
4
Takasaki
— 6 nights

2
nights
Kusatsu-machi

Kusatsu-machi ©
Change things up with these side-trips from Kusatsu-machi: Tsumagoi-mura (Onioshidashi Volcanic Park & Karuizawa Toy Kingdom) and Nakanojo-machi (Ogura no Taki Fall & Shima no Oketsu).

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Kusatsu-machi road trip app.

Singapore, Singapore to Kusatsu-machi is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Kusatsu-machi is 1 hour. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Singapore in September: high temperatures in Kusatsu-machi hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to drive to Minakami-machi.

Things to do in Kusatsu-machi

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trips

Tsumagoi-mura, Nakanojo-machi
Find places to stay Sep 26 — 29:
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Yubatake ©
Yubatake
Sainokawara Park ©
Sainokawara Park
Onsen Resorts

3
nights
Minakami-machi

Perched beneath the foothills of several soaring mountains, the town of Minakami-machi provides a picturesque stepping stone from which to explore the dramatic surrounding scenery.
Explore Minakami-machi's surroundings by going to Kichijo-ji Temple (in Kawaba-mura) and Okushima Lake (in Nakanojo-machi). Next up on the itinerary: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, grab your bike and head to MTB Japan Adventure Tours, fly down the slopes at Tanigawadaketenjindaira Ski Area, and make a trip to Takumi no Sato.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Minakami-machi tour itinerary maker site.

Getting from Kusatsu-machi to Minakami-machi by car takes about 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can drive to Katashina-mura.

Things to do in Minakami-machi

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Kichijo-ji Temple, Okushima Lake
Find places to stay Sep 29 — Oct 2:
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River Rafting & Tubing
Onsen Resorts
Takumi no Sato ©
Takumi no Sato

2
nights
Katashina-mura

Katashina-mura ©
On the 3rd (Sat), head outdoors with Marunuma Kogen Ski Place, thenadmire the natural beauty at Oze Plant Research Specimen Garden, and then go for a walk through Ozegahara. Here are some ideas for day two: get outside with White World Oze Iwakura, don't miss a visit to Shigehachi, don't miss a visit to Tennozakura, take in the dramatic scenery at Fukiwarenotaki Falls, thenboost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Tenku no Ashiyu.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Katashina-mura online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Minakami-machi to Katashina-mura takes 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Katashina-mura can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can go by car to Takasaki.

Things to do in Katashina-mura

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Numata, Marunuma Kogen Ski Place
Find places to stay Oct 2 — 4:
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Fukiwarenotaki Falls ©
Fukiwarenotaki Falls
Ozegahara ©
Ozegahara
White World Oze Iwakura ©
White World Oze Iwakura

6
nights
Takasaki

Takasaki ©
Famous for its Daruma dolls, Takasaki serves as a great stopover town during a trip through Japan.
Venture out of the city with trips to Odairanosato Shinsui Park (in Midori), Shibukawa (Mizusawaji, Ikaho Shrine, &more) and Kakumambuchi (in Maebashi). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Tomioka Silk Mill, examine the collection at Konnyaku Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Myogi Shrine, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt. Myogi.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Takasaki trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Katashina-mura to Takasaki in 1.5 hours. Expect slightly colder evenings in Takasaki when traveling from Katashina-mura in October, with lows around °C. You will have some time to spend on the 10th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Takasaki

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Shibukawa, Tomioka, Maebashi, Shimonita-machi, Konnyaku Park
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 10:
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Tomioka Silk Mill ©
Tomioka Silk Mill
Ikaho Stone Steps ©
Ikaho Stone Steps
Haruna Shrine ©
Haruna Shrine