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Sainokawara Park

Sainokawara, Kusatsu-machi, Agatsuma-gun 377-1700, Gunma Prefecture
+81 279-88-6167
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Nobody should miss

This is a gem of Kusatsu, only about 10 minutes walk from Yubatake. Free of charge. It is not... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Victor K
via mobile
Beautiful park with lots of foot baths

Be sure to spend at least an hour in this beautiful park. There were many hot water areas and foot... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Springfield, Mo
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“open air bath” (3 reviews)
“walking path” (2 reviews)
Sainokawara, Kusatsu-machi, Agatsuma-gun 377-1700, Gunma Prefecture
+81 279-88-6167
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a gem of Kusatsu, only about 10 minutes walk from Yubatake. Free of charge. It is not physically demanding because it is small, but very beautiful with onsen water running artistically around the park. Bring a towel if you want to try foot...More

Thank Victor K
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Be sure to spend at least an hour in this beautiful park. There were many hot water areas and foot baths. Bring your camera you will want it. The leaves are also really pretty right now!

Thank mermaid272
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 5 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 17 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 29 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
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