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Sainokawara Park

Sainokawara, Kusatsu-machi, Agatsuma-gun 377-1700, Gunma Prefecture
+81 279-88-6167
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Beautiful park with a public onsen and plenty of interesting onsen pools

Only a short walk from the central part of Kusatsu onsen street, this park has a natural beauty... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
Peter C

You will see natural hotspring in the area, the park is not big at all, you can walk to quite far... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2017
Lausanne, Switzerland
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“open air bath” (3 reviews)
“short walk” (2 reviews)
Sainokawara, Kusatsu-machi, Agatsuma-gun 377-1700, Gunma Prefecture
+81 279-88-6167
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

Only a short walk from the central part of Kusatsu onsen street, this park has a natural beauty that took my breath away when I arrived. The stream running down is coming from the onsen, and because of the mineral contents the stream bed was...More

1  Thank Peter C
Reviewed 24 April 2017

You will see natural hotspring in the area, the park is not big at all, you can walk to quite far by small path but the main area you need just 15 mins to walk around

Thank QuakM
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Passing through the town center of Kusatsu, following a narrow street up towards the hill, you'll find this beautiful nature park. We didn't climb all the way up due to too much snow. I imagine it'd be really beautiful in summer and fall. While you...More

Thank Kristine H
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Sainokawara Park is the highlight of the town where you can get the best view of the town’s geothermic activity. The 15 minute walk from the town center is through a narrow street lined with shops and restaurants. The outdoor onsen of the same name...More

Thank thelonious22
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The park has a great view in winter. The hot spring streams through out the park. It's about 15 mins walk from Yubatake. There is a large public open air bath house in the middle of the park. There are also small hot springs where...More

Thank Erwin E
Reviewed 8 February 2017

This is a BIG onsen. The water comes out at one end and cools down as it reaches the other end, so you can choose the temperature you most like and stay there. Another amazing fact is that in the men's section, people who walk...More

Thank Deja C
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We were lucky enough to visit the onsen in the park first thing in the morning after waking up to a fresh blanket of snow. I was the only woman at the facility and I had the giant outdoor pool to myself for a full...More

2  Thank Leslie S
Reviewed 30 December 2016

This park features man-made pools collecting the hot springs water as it flows out of the ground and down the hillside. It's great fun to wander among the pools and watch how the water flows. During our December visit, the amount of steam generated by...More

Thank Banda-in-Japan
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Sainokawara Park is a 10-minute leisure stroll from the town centre. There are many shops along the way. The famous open air onsen, Sainokawara Rotenburo, is located at the end of the park. The autumn foliage is very beautiful there, with different shades of red,...More

Thank cittabella
Reviewed 23 October 2016

The weather made it very conducive for a walk to this park where you can visit and view and Autumn Foliage - we were a little too early but managed to catch a glimpse. The walk was a refreshing one and in the middle of...More

Thank ChiaJoyce
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