8 days in Gunma Prefecture Itinerary

8 days in Gunma Prefecture Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Kusatsu-machi
— 2 nights
2
Numata
— 2 nights
3
Takasaki
— 2 nights

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Kusatsu-machi

Kusatsu-machi ©
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kusatsu-machi: Tsumagoi-mura (Onioshidashi Volcanic Park & Karuizawa Toy Kingdom).

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Kusatsu-machi road trip tool.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Kusatsu-machi is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time to Japan Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in December, things will get much colder in Kusatsu-machi: highs are around 7°C and lows about 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Numata.

Things to do in Kusatsu-machi

Parks · Nature · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Tsumagoi-mura
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Yubatake ©
Yubatake
Sainokawara Park ©
Sainokawara Park
Onsen Resorts

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Numata

Numata ©
On the 26th (Wed), step into the grandiose world of Ogawa Castle Ruins, then don't miss a visit to Takumi no Sato, then take in the dramatic scenery at Fukiwarenotaki Falls, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Ukishima Kannnondo. Keep things going the next day: indulge in Japan's hot spring tradition at some of the top local onsens and then snap pictures at Fureai Bridge.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Numata trip website.

Traveling by car from Kusatsu-machi to Numata takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Kusatsu-machi in December, things will get somewhat warmer in Numata: highs are around 11°C and lows about 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Takasaki.

Things to do in Numata

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Minakami-machi, Fureai Bridge
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Fukiwarenotaki Falls ©
Fukiwarenotaki Falls
Onsen Resorts
Takumi no Sato ©
Takumi no Sato

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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 28th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Tomioka Silk Mill, take in the spiritual surroundings of Haruna Shrine, then explore the activities along Lake Haruna, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Ikaho Stone Steps.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Takasaki trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Numata to Takasaki takes an hour. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Numata in December since evenings lows in Takasaki dip to 0°C. On the 29th (Sat), you're off to home.

Things to do in Takasaki

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Tomioka Silk Mill, Ikaho Stone Steps
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Ikaho Stone Steps ©
Ikaho Stone Steps
Tomioka Silk Mill ©
Tomioka Silk Mill
Lake Haruna ©
Lake Haruna