Sunday, December 16, 2018

Tobu Treasure Garden in Tatebayashi (Gunma Prefecture)

The Tobu Treasure Garden located in Gunma Prefecture about 55km away from Tokyo, can be reached within only 1hour from Asakusa Station (Tokyo) and is perfect for a day trip during spring, summer or...

Ultimate Map of Fall Foliage Destinations in Japan : Gunma Prefecture (2)

Japan Map of Fall Foliage Kanto Gunma 15 Suwakyo Gorge (諏訪峡) in Tone-Minakami [googlemaps https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d3196.4502864277074!2d138.9714181152887!3d36.75976387995691!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x0%3A0x398e42e0f7d5df8d!2z6KuP6Kiq5bOh5aSn5qmL!5e0!3m2!1sen!2sus!4v1476687723087&w=100%&h=100%] First colors: End of October Color Peak: Beginning of November Access: 20min walk from Minakami Station (JR Joetsu Line) Address: Minakami-machi, Tone-gun 379-1616 Gunma Ranking:...

Ultimate Map of Fall Foliage Destinations in Japan : Gunma Prefecture (3)

Japan Map of Fall Foliage Kanto Gunma 17 Agatsuma Ravine (吾妻渓谷) in Higashi-Agatsuma   [googlemaps https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d3204.6596663436653!2d138.7190741152831!3d36.562318179998364!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x0%3A0x1c7fb714b747aa80!2z5ZC-5aa75riT6LC3!5e0!3m2!1sen!2sus!4v1476687793784&w=100%&h=100%] First colors: end of October Color Peak: Beginning of November Access: 1hour walk from IwashimaStation (JR Agatsuma Line) Address: Matsutani, Higashi Agatsuma-machi, Agatsuma-gun, 377-0814...

Ultimate Map of Fall Foliage Destinations in Japan : Gunma Prefecture (4)

Japan Map of Fall Foliage Kanto Gunma 19 Mount Haruna & Lake Haruna (榛名山・榛名湖) in Takasaki [googlemaps https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d3208.156843729681!2d138.86934901528093!3d36.47792768001613!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x0%3A0x40104706c572932f!2z5qab5ZCN5rmW!5e0!3m2!1sen!2sus!4v1476687855239&w=100%&h=100%] First colors: Middle of October Color Peak: End of October until the beginning of November Recommended Spot: The view from...

Ultimate Map of Fall Foliage Destinations in Japan : Gunma Prefecture

Japan Map of Fall Foliage Kanto Gunma Gunma Prefecture 13 ~ 20  13 Fukiware-no-taki Falls (吹割の滝) in Numata [googlemaps https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d3198.8596668848913!2d139.20469061528723!3d36.70190997996891!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x0%3A0x761f6a602a4e8718!2z5ZC55Ymy44Gu5rudIEZ1a2l3YXJlIEZhbGxz!5e0!3m2!1sen!2sus!4v1476687643616&w=100%&h=100%] First colors: Middle of October Color Peak: Late October to early November Access: About 40 minutes by bus from...

Ultimate Map of Fall Foliage Destinations in Japan : Kanto

Japan Map of Fall Foliage Kanto Kanto is located on Japan’s Honshu island and consists of seven prefectures: Gunma, Tochigi, Ibaraki, Saitama, Tokyo, Chiba, and Kanagawa. As the most densely populated area in Japan,...

Top 3 Therapeutic Hot Springs in Japan

The practice of visiting hot springs or onsen has long been regarded as beneficial for curing various ailments in Japan. Called toji (湯治 lit. hot water healing) in Japanese, this practice of balneotherapy is...

Kawabaonsen – Yutorian

Experience Japan’s original surroundings at this hot spring lodge just 2 hours from Tokyo Kawaba Village in Gunma Prefecture, which is blessed with good quality onsen water, is where the elegant ryokan Yutorian –...

Yakushionsen – Hatago

Enjoy a hidden onsen with character at Yakushionsen Hatago An old country house sprawling over 23,000 sq m and a reconstruction of the village days of old in Japan, Kayabuki no Sato is a popular...

Overnight trip from Tokyo- (1) Countryside Gunma and Snow Country Niigata

Countryside Gunma & Snow country Niigata If you've been to Japan many times, chances are you've explored almost every corner of Tokyo and wondering where else can you go. In fact, there are many attractive sightseeing...