6 days in Gunma Prefecture Itinerary

6 days in Gunma Prefecture Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kusatsu-machi
— 1 night
2
Minakami-machi
— 2 nights
3
Annaka
— 2 nights

1
night
Kusatsu-machi

Kusatsu-machi ©
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): take in the natural beauty of Yubatake, then make a trip to Netsunoyu, and then soak in some Japanese tradition at some of the top local onsens.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Kusatsu-machi vacation maker app.

Tokyo to Kusatsu-machi is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In December, Kusatsu-machi is slightly colder than Tokyo - with highs of 7°C and lows of 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Minakami-machi.

Things to do in Kusatsu-machi

Nature · Parks · Baths
Highlights from your plan
Yubatake ©
Yubatake
Onsen Resorts

2
nights
Minakami-machi

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 11th (Tue): get outside with White World Oze Iwakura. Keep things going the next day: head outdoors with Suwakyo and then get outside with Minakami Hodaigi Ski Place.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Minakami-machi day trip app.

Traveling by car from Kusatsu-machi to Minakami-machi takes 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Annaka.

Things to do in Minakami-machi

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trip

White World Oze Iwakura
Highlights from your plan
White World Oze Iwakura ©
White World Oze Iwakura

2
nights
Annaka

Annaka ©
Annaka is a city located in southwestern Gunma Prefecture in the northern Kantō region of Japan. Visiting Apt Street and Usui Pass will get you outdoors. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Ichinomiya Nukisaki Shrine and Gunma Natural Museum. Explore Annaka's surroundings by going to Mt. Myogi (in Shimonita-machi), Ikaho Toy, Doll and Car Museum (in Yoshioka-machi) and Shibukawa (Ikaho Rotenburo & Ikaho Stone Steps). It doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Tomioka Silk Mill.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Annaka trip builder website.

You can drive from Minakami-machi to Annaka in 1.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Annaka

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tomioka, Shibukawa, Mt. Myogi, Ikaho Toy, Doll and Car Museum
Highlights from your plan
Usui Pass ©
Usui Pass
Ichinomiya Nukisaki Shrine ©
Ichinomiya Nukisaki Shrine
Gunma Natural Museum ©
Gunma Natural Museum