6 days in Gunma Prefecture Itinerary

6 days in Gunma Prefecture Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Takasaki
— 1 night
2
Minakami-machi
— 1 night
3
Nakanojo-machi
— 2 nights
4
Kusatsu-machi
— 1 night

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Takasaki

Takasaki ©
Famous for its Daruma dolls, Takasaki serves as a great stopover town during a trip through Japan.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): contemplate the long history of Tomioka Silk Mill, thensee the interesting displays at Konnyaku Park, thenstop by Michi-no-Eki Laran Fujioka, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at E'site Takasaki. On the 22nd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Haruna Shrine, thenexplore the activities along Lake Haruna, thenget to know the fascinating history of Ikaho Stone Steps, and finally soak in some Japanese tradition at some of the top local onsens.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Takasaki trip planner.

Tokyo to Takasaki is an approximately 2-hour car ride. Traveling from Tokyo in March, Takasaki is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to drive to Minakami-machi.

Things to do in Takasaki

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Shibukawa, Konnyaku Park, Michi-no-Eki Laran Fujioka, Tomioka Silk Mill
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Haruna Shrine ©
Haruna Shrine
Tomioka Silk Mill ©
Tomioka Silk Mill
Ikaho Stone Steps ©
Ikaho Stone Steps

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): examine the collection at Tsukiyono Vidro Park and then soak in some Japanese tradition at some of the top local onsens.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Minakami-machi trip planner.

Traveling by car from Takasaki to Minakami-machi takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Nakanojo-machi.

Things to do in Minakami-machi

Baths Spas Museums
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Onsen Resorts
Tsukiyono Vidro Park ©
Tsukiyono Vidro Park

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Nakanojo-machi

Nakanojo-machi ©
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Okushima Lake, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Shima no Oketsu, and then step into the grandiose world of Iwabitsu Castle Ruins. On the 25th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Oiwa Fudodo, indulge in Japan's hot spring tradition at some of the top local onsens, thenexplore the stunning scenery at Agatsuma Canyon, and finally take in the views from Yamba Bridge.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Nakanojo-machi trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Minakami-machi to Nakanojo-machi by car takes about 2.5 hours. In March in Nakanojo-machi, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can go by car to Kusatsu-machi.

Things to do in Nakanojo-machi

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Higashiagatsuma-machi, Yamba Bridge
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Iwabitsu Castle Ruins ©
Iwabitsu Castle Ruins
Onsen Resorts

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Kusatsu-machi

Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): soak in some Japanese tradition at some of the top local onsens, thenmake a trip to Netsunoyu, and then take in the natural beauty of Yubatake.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Kusatsu-machi tour itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Nakanojo-machi to Kusatsu-machi takes an hour. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Kusatsu-machi

Parks Nature Baths
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Onsen Resorts
Yubatake ©
Yubatake