Gunma

About Gunma

Famous for its gorgeous mountains and luxurious onsens (hot springs) Gunma is a nature lover's delight. Maebashi City, home to many parks and flower gardens, is the capital. Some of the most famous mountains in Japan after Mt. Fuji are located in Gunma; including the “Jomo-Sanzan” (three famous mountains) Mount Akagi, Mount Haruna and Mount Myogi. Visitors can explore the great outdoors in Oze National Park. Home to historical shrines and temples such as Myogi Shrine and Haruna Shrine, Gunma preserves the spiritual cultures of Shinto and Zen Buddhism in Japan. Many places in Gunma are accessible in just about an hour from Tokyo which makes it an area that is easy to visit, even for those here on a short trip.

Places to visit in Gunma

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Kane Midori

Located in a prime spot very near to the main area in Kusatsu Onsen (Hot Spring), this hotel is perfect for those who want to enjoy hot springs as well as a Jap

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Fudo-ji Temple

A temple of the Obaku zen sect, Fudo-ji Temple is a sacred place for mountain worship situated 870 meters above sea level. Associated facilities include a teaho

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Shima Grand Hotel

Nestled in Joshinetsu Kogen National Park, this hot spring hotel is comprised of four buildings and located only two kilometers from Mayanotaki Waterfall. Some

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Taka-Chari

Taka-chari is a bicycle rental shop with 16 rental spots throughout the central area of Takasaki City.

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Takaragawa Onsen Hot Spring

Situated on Takaragawa River, a branch of the Tone River in the Minakami area of Gunma Prefecture, this hot spring resort offers nature and relaxation. A big dr

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Hotels in Gunma

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Nakaya Ryokan

Featuring free WiFi and a hot spring bath, Nakaya Ryokan offers accommodation in Minakami, 3.4 km from Minakami Onsen. Free private parking is available on site

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Shisuitei

Offering a hot spring bath and sauna, Shisuitei is set in Numata in the Gunma Region, 38 km from Nikko. Free WiFi is featured and free private parking is availa

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Joshinnosato Hibikino

Situated in Shibukawa, 1.3 km from Ishidan-gai Steps, Joshinnosato Hibikino features free WiFi access and free private parking. Guests can enjoy the on-site res

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Hotel Route Inn Annaka

Hotel Route Inn Annaka offers accommodation in Annaka. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. All rooms include a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. You

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Le Vin Verre Kokyo

Located in Minakami, 9 km from Minakami Onsen, Le Vin Verre Kokyo features air-conditioned rooms and free private parking. Each room includes a flat-screen TV.

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Shojuen

Shojuen is located in Minakami, 9 km from Minakami Onsen and 13 km from Tanigawadake. Free WiFi is available throughout the property and free private parking is

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