Minakami Onsen

Choice Hot Spring in Peace with Nature

Introduction of Hot Springs (Onsen)

At the foot of Tanigawa Mountains, lies Minakami Onsen, one of the most popular hot springs in Gunma Prefecture. It's conveniently located near the expressway.

There are many skii slopes in the vicinity in winter and Mt. Tanigawa is towering right there to entertain climbers in spring, summer, and autumn. Boating, gliding, zipline and other outdoor activities are available to create your special memories.

Effects and characteristics of Hot Springs

Minakami Onsen is an alkaline simple spring at 60°C (140°F), perfect for any skin.

Among the many hot springs in Gunma Prefecture, Minakami, along with Ikaho and Kusatsu onsen, is one of the most prominent springs in the prefecture. According to a legend, the beginning of Minakami Onsen goes back to mid 1500s, when this priest, Kaioh, found some steam coming out near the Tone River.
  • Spring Qualities

    Standard hot-spring
  • Efficacy

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Access

Access by public transportation.

[By Train]
3 min by taxi from Minakami Station

Access by car

[By Car]
About 5 min from Minakami Interchange

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