60 days in Gunma Prefecture Itinerary

60 days in Gunma Prefecture Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Gunma Prefecture Trip Planner

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Route & dates

1
Ota
— 15 nights
2
Minakami-machi
— 14 nights
3
Kusatsu-machi
— 15 nights
4
Takasaki
— 15 nights

15
nights
Ota

Ota ©
Visit Kanayama Castle Remains and Former Hikobe Residence for their historical value. Take a break from the city and head to Tsuruuda River and Japan Snake Center. Get out of town with these interesting Ota side-trips: Midori (Tomihiro Art Museum, Lake Kusaki, &more), Tatebayashi (Buyokan, Zenchoji Temple, &more) and Itakura-machi (Raiden Shrine & Gunma Suigo Park).

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Ota online trip planner.

Manila, Philippines to Ota is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Manila to Ota. Traveling from Manila in May, expect nights in Ota to be slightly colder, around °C, while days are cooler, around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Minakami-machi.

Things to do in Ota

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Tatebayashi, Kiryu, Midori, Isesaki, Oizumi-machi
Find places to stay May 1 — 16:
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Kiryugaoka Zoo ©
Kiryugaoka Zoo
Tomihiro Art Museum ©
Tomihiro Art Museum
Raiden Shrine ©
Raiden Shrine

14
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.
Get in touch with nature at Tanigawadaketenjindaira Ski Area and Fukiwarenotaki Falls. Do some cultural sightseeing at Tenichi Art Museum and Naramata Dam Disaster Protection Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Minakami-machi: Kawaba-mura (Kojyu Hotspring, Tsuchida Brewery, &more), Katashina-mura (Snowpal Oguna Hotaka & Ozegahara) and Numata (Otone Breweries, Spa Resort Yuniiku, &more). Spend the 17th (Wed) exploring nature at Oze National Park. On the 22nd (Mon), spend a relaxing day on the river with I LOVE OUTDOORS JAPAN. Next up on the itinerary: soak in some Japanese tradition at some of the top local onsens, relax and float downstream with Forest & Water Minakami, deepen your understanding at Gunma Astronomical Observatory, and head outdoors with O-Ana Ski Resort.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Minakami-machi trip website.

Getting from Ota to Minakami-machi by car takes about 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to drive to Kusatsu-machi.

Things to do in Minakami-machi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Numata, Kawaba-mura, Katashina-mura, Gunma Cycle Sports Center, Oze National Park
Find places to stay May 16 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Oze National Park ©
Oze National Park
Fukiwarenotaki Falls ©
Fukiwarenotaki Falls
I LOVE OUTDOORS JAPAN ©
I LOVE OUTDOORS JAPAN

15
nights
Kusatsu-machi

Kusatsu-machi ©
Museum-lovers will get to explore Environment Experience Amusement and Nakanojo Museum of Folk & History, Musee. Get outdoors at Yubatake and Takeuchi Golf Tennis Court Blueberry Garden. Venture out of the city with trips to Asama Otaki Fall (in Naganohara-machi), Rokuha Park Pool (in Kusatsu) and Tsumagoi-mura (Onioshidashi Volcanic Park, Aisai no Oka, &more).

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Kusatsu-machi trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Minakami-machi to Kusatsu-machi in 2 hours. In May in Kusatsu-machi, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Takasaki.

Things to do in Kusatsu-machi

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Nakanojo-machi, Tsumagoi-mura, Naganohara-machi, Rokuha Park Pool
Find places to stay May 30 — Jun 14:
Highlights from your plan
Yubatake ©
Yubatake
Onsen Resorts
Mt. Kusatsu-Shirane ©
Mt. Kusatsu-Shirane

15
nights
Takasaki

Takasaki ©
Famous for its Daruma dolls, Takasaki serves as a great stopover town during a trip through Japan.
Haruna Shrine and Gummaken Gokoku Shrine will appeal to history buffs. Museum-lovers will appreciate Konnyaku Park and Kamitsuke no Sato Museum. Explore Takasaki's surroundings by going to Maebashi (Genkeiji Temple, Shoda Shoyu Stadium Gunma, &more), Shibukawa (Kajikabashi, Ikaho Shrine, &more) and Ankodo (in Yoshioka-machi). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Tomioka Silk Mill, don't miss a visit to The monument of Tago (Tagohi), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Daishin-ji Temple, and get outside with Misato Bairin.

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You can drive from Kusatsu-machi to Takasaki in 2 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Takasaki can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. You'll have a few hours on the 29th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Takasaki

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Maebashi, Shibukawa, Tomioka, Fujioka, Tamamura-machi
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Haruna Shrine ©
Haruna Shrine
Tomioka Silk Mill ©
Tomioka Silk Mill
Ikaho Stone Steps ©
Ikaho Stone Steps