Rest Spot Spots in Gunma Area

  • Roadside Station Laran Fujioka
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    4.0
    143 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Fujiokashi Naka 1131-8
    This roadside station is located just off the Joshin-etsu Expressway Fujioka Interchange and can be accessed from the Expressway or from the public road. In addition to the fresh specialty vegetables such as tomatoes and strawberries and processed foods sold by the agricultural direct sales outlet, visitors can also enjoy the soft cream which is made with free range Jersey milk from the Kozu Ranch, which is known as the oldest western-style ranch in Japan. There is also the Gourmet Plaza, where visitors can enjoy various dishes, and the Fairytale Plaza miniature amusement park with its Ferris Wheel and Merry-Go-Round, illumination of which can be enjoyed every year from late October to late January.

    藤岡市の藤岡IC近くの道の駅。農産物直売所やレストラン・ショップなど充実しています。ゆっくり休める椅子とかもっと増やしてほしいです。

  • Roadside Station Komochi
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    3.5
    95 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Shibukawashi Shiroi 2318-1
    This roadside station is located on National Route 17 (Koizawa Bypass), in Shiroijuku, which prospered as the castle town of Shiroi Castle, approximately 10 minutes from the Kan’etsu Expressway Shibukawa Ikaho Interchange. The restaurant’s Katsudon Rice Bowl, made with tender Joshu pork, and the Akagi Beef Croquettes are recommended. The local produce center’s freshly picked local vegetables, original side dishes and specialty Konjac are also popular. The footbath can also be used free of charge on weekends and national holidays. In the spring, double-flowered cherry trees blossom on the roadside, and the Shiroijuku double-flowered cherry festival brings excitement with its samurai parade and festival stalls.

    道の駅の規模は小さいが、色んな地場のものが沢山あり楽しめた。 また行きたいと思える道の駅です。 観光業はキツイですが、応援してます!

  • Roadside Station Yanba Furusato-Kan
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    4.0
    87 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Agatsumagunnaganoharamachi Hayashi 1567-4
    This roadside station is located on Hayashi Intersection, between Prefectural Route 375 and the National Route 145 Yanba Bypass, approximately one hour from the Kan’etsu Expressway Ikaho Interchange. Visitors can rest at the natural foot bath here while viewing the spectacular scenery. The Yanba Market has specialties such as freshly picked fruit and vegetables and scarlet runner beans for sale. Visitors can also eat the famous Otsumi Dango Soup and Yanba Dam Curry at the Yanba Cafeteria. The soft cream made with local Asama-kogen milk has a rich fragrance and sweet flavor and is very popular. There are also parking area for exclusive use of visitors spending night in their cars and quick charger for EV.

    ツアーで草津温泉に行く途中に寄りました。焼きたてのパンやソフトクリームなど、小腹がすいていたのでとてもありがたかったです。お土産も充実していて、できれば帰りに寄りたかったと思いました。今度行ったら買い物をしっかりしたいです。

  • Roadside Station Shimonita
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    3.5
    41 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Kanragunshimonitamachi Mayama 3766-11
    "This roadside station is located at the east entrance of Myogi-Arafune-Saku Kogen Quasi-National Park, on National Route 254. The newly opened delicatessen shop, ""Marumoya"", which is famous for its Shimonita Croquettes and Pizza Messe bakery, underwent renewal and reopened in January 2018. The popular direct sales outlet, which sells the exceptionally popular Jersey milk soft cream Kozu Ranch Milk Bars, Shimonita specialty Konjac and Shimonita leeks also underwent renewal."

    新鮮な農産物があるのはもちろんのこと、おみやげとなる魅力的な食品類が沢山取り揃えてある道の駅でした。観光案内所も別棟にありました。

  • Roadside Station Tamamurajuku
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    3.5
    32 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Sawaguntamamuramachi Kamishinden 604-1
    "This roadside station is located on National Route 354, next to the Kan’etsu Expressway Takasaki-Tamamura Smart Interchange. In addition to the fresh local vegetables and processed food sold at the direct sales outlet, this ""Meat Station"" also sells fried products such as croquettes and katsu, made with Joshu beef and Joshu Mugi pork. The restaurant’s soft cream, which is made with local Tamamura Tofu soy milk, is also very popular. There are also catering cars set up with a wide range of unique local gourmet menus. There is also a Baby Station, which is convenient for breastfeeding and changing diapers, so parents can relax when bringing their children with them. There is also an EV charging station available."

    仕事のルートが合えば、必ず立ち寄っています。 新しく置き換えられた国道354号沿いで、交通量と需要の多さにしっかり対応出来た駐車場配置が素晴らしい。 トイレや売店等のユーティリティーの前に普通車スペース、施設入り口の道を隔てて大型車用の配置。 大型車スペースに並んで普通車スペースも続いていて、更にその奥には大型車も普通車も停められるスペアな場所が在り、フトコロが広く取ってあって、どこかの高速のSA...

  • Roadside Station Ota
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    3.5
    22 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Otashi Kasukawachou 701-1
    This roadside station faces Ota City’s Jobu Road on National Route 17, approximately 25 minutes from the Kita Kanto Expressway Isesaki Interchange. The station features a Catering Car Village, which sells dishes such as yakisoba, udon and curry, as well as sweets and authentic Brazilian cuisine out of catering cars. There is also a 24-hour multipurpose rest area where visitors can eat take-out meals. There are places where fresh, local vegetables and animal products are sold, as well as various crafts made with local materials and techniques.

    仕事中の立ち寄りで、いつも度々利用しています。 交通量が多い国道17号バイパス・上武道路に接していると云うのに、敷地全体が決して広いとは言えない。 必然的に駐車場も建屋も狭く、お昼辺りは平日も休日も満車状態になる。 それでも、普通車専用と普通車中型車兼用、多めに大型車専用の場所割は良く工夫されていると思う。 特に大型車やトレーラーが収まらなくても、何とか敷地内に停められるスペースが取られている...

  • Roadside Station Kusatsu Undo Jaya Park
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    3.5
    51 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Agatsumagunkusatsumachi Kusatsu 2-1
    This roadside station is located near the entrance of Kusatsu Hot Spring, on National Route 292 (Japan Romantic Road), and was designed with the look of a German town in mind. Facilities inside the grounds include the Baelz Memorial Hall, which follows the life of Dr. Baelz, a German doctor who introduced Kusatsu Hot Spring to the world, and the Romantic Road Pavilion Museum, which has a collection of materials relating to roads in both Japan and Germany. The shop’s most popular product is the local specialty Kusatsu Roll Cake, which is made with scarlet runner beans and fresh cream. The shop’s Scarlet Runner Bean Milk Soft Cream is also recommended.

    This is just outside of the town of Kusatsu and is a convenient stop on your way into town, just 5 minutes away. It is easily recognizable with its unique architecture. There is a visitors...

  • Roadside Station Agatsumakyo
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    4.0
    32 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Agatsumagunhigashiagatsumamachi Mishima 6441
    This roadside station is located near the entrance of the Places of Scenic Beauty Agatsuma Gorge, approximately 20 minutes West of central Higashiagatsuma Town, which is approximately 50 minutes from the Kan’etsu Expressway Shibukawa Ikaho Interchange, via National Route 145. There is a station’s Tengu takeout corner with dishes directly from the farm, and its soft served ice cream is very popular even in the winter. Visitors can also enjoy the local cuisine at the Agatsumatei restaurant with dishes such as the Ginger Roast made with a local specialty Yamato Pork. There is also Tengu no Yu, which is a day-trip hot spring, foot baths and various playground equipment and a dog park, so the families can enjoy themselves.

    以前は、我妻線が走っていましたが、大きなダムをつくるために移転してしまいました。 その替わりに出来たのが、この道の駅です。 お土産も豊富ですし、日帰り入浴が人気です。

  • Roadside Station Denen Plaza Kawaba
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    Gunma Pref. Tonegunkawabamura Hagimuro 385
    This roadside station is located along the Prefectural Route 64 Hirakawa Yokozuka Line in Kawaba Village, Tone County, Gunma. It was chosen as the no.1 choice for “favorite roadside station in Kanto.” The spacious lot includes a wide variety of facilities, such as a restaurant, a bakery, a cafe, a beer brewery, a meat plant, a pizzeria, a hotel with a day spa, and a farmer’s market with fresh local vegetables and other specialty products. A great place for the family to spend the day, offering experience with crafts and pottery, and a large playground.
  • Roadside Station Agrimu Showa
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    4.0
    22 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Tonegunshouwamura Morishita 2406-2
    This roadside station is located on Prefectural Route 65, just off the Kan’etsu Expressway Showa Interchange. In addition to the direct sales outlets which sell vegetables freshly picked from Showa Village, there is also a natural footbath which is safe to lie down at even if it rains, among other facilities. In the Farm Restaurant, visitors can enjoy set meals and ramen made with fresh, local vegetables. The soft cream which uses seasonal fruits is also popular. And in the neighboring Agrimu Farm, visitors can enjoy experiencing harvesting seasonal vegetables. The Agrimu Rakugyo farming experience which allows people to rent a farm is open all year round and is also very popular.

    2020年1月12日に訪問したら11時から「どんど焼」をやるとのこと。寒い中けど待っていたら、神主の祝詞から始まって点火したのは11時24分でした。道の駅の隣にある畑の中で、お焚き上げをするだけです。無料の足湯は室内なので雨が降っても大丈夫ですがお湯がぬる過ぎで身体が全然温まりません。食事は「ことぶき亭」と「農家レストラン」がありますが、今回は「ことぶき亭」でざるそば700円と揚げ蕎麦がき三色セッ...

  • Roadside Station Takumi no sato
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    3.5
    19 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Tonegunminakamimachi Sukawa 847
    This roadside station is located at the entrance of Takumi no Sato, on Gunma Nakanojo-yugawara Prefectural Route 53, which hosts a variety of historical agricultural experience facilities. There is an information center with guide maps of the village and also rental bicycles ideal for exploring. The restaurant’s Galettes, which are made in a similar way to crepes with 100% Minakami-produced buckwheat flour and topped with seasonal vegetables and mushrooms, are also very popular. The direct sales outlet sells seasonal produce such as freshly picked local vegetables. There are also Konjac-making experiences available for visitors to enjoy.

    お昼ご飯が食べれると思ったら、そば打ち体験しかできない場所でした。仕方ないので、食べるのをあきらめてパンフレットだけもらって藁アートを見に行きました。ランチは隣の食堂で。広い割には役を果たしていない建物。農産物も売っています。

  • Roadside Station Kurabuchi Oguri no Sato
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    3.5
    21 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Takasakishi Kurabuchimachisannokura 296-1
    This roadside station is located at the foot of Mt. Haruna, on National Route 406, approximately 30 minutes from the Joshin-etsu Expressway Matsuida-Myogi Interchange. The building was designed to resemble a warehouse, and on the first floor, has shops that sell local agricultural produce and processed foods, as well as a restaurant where customers can enjoy local cuisines. On the second floor, is a rest corner which is equipped with baby-change toilets, computers for looking up information and other facilities, as well as a 24-hour rooftop deck that has a brilliant view of the surrounding mountains and fields. There is also a multipurpose hall which acts as a local community center.

    四万温泉の帰りに寄りました。 丁度長野堰の歴史についてのジオラマ展示がしてありました。解説してくださる方がおり詳しく説明していただきました。

  • Roadside Station Fujimi
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    3.5
    14 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Maebashishi Fujimimachishi 1569-1
    This roadside station is located on National Route 353, approximately 20 minutes from the Kan’etsu Expressway Akagi Interchange, in the perfect place for visitors to Mt. Akagi to casually drop by. The Fujimi spa FUREAIKAN, day-trip hot spring facility’s outdoor bath has a great view overlooking the Kanto Plain and visitors can enjoy Restaurant Akagi’s dishes which are made with local ingredients and natural water from Akagi. The Kaze Line Fujimi agricultural direct sales outlet has a range of seasonal vegetables, as well as Joshu’s famous baked Manju and homemade croquettes.

    JR前橋駅から道の駅と併設の富士見温泉みはらしの湯はバスで結ばれています。道の駅には広い駐車場もあり新鮮な野菜の直売をしています。温泉にはお食事処もあり価格もリーズナブルで美味しいです。

  • Roadside Station Akagi no Megumi
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    4.0
    8 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Maebashishi Ogikubomachi 437-11
    This roadside station is located on the Shibukawa Ogo road, on Prefectural Route 34, almost in the very center of Maebashi City, approximately 20 minutes from the Kita Kanto Expressway Komagata Interchange. The vast site of this day-trip Ainoyama no Yu hot spring, which also has a restaurant and pool, and the farm’s direct sales store Ajisai sells the popular soft cream made with fresh milk from Kozu Ranch, is surrounded by the beautiful natural scenery of southern foot of Mt. Akagi. And at adjoining Ogikubo Park, visitors can see the 10 different types of 16,000 hydrangea in full bloom in late June and the fireflies along the river that runs through the park.

    施設は比較的綺麗な方だとおもいます。野菜の直売場には新鮮な野菜がいっぱい並んでいますが午後は品薄になるので午前中がお勧めです。敷地内の温泉には温水プールも併設しているので子様連れでも楽しめると思います。

  • Roadside Station Shirasawa
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    4.0
    44 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Numatashi Shirasawamachihiraide 1297
    The roadside station is about ten minutes by car from the Numata Interchange on the Kanetsu Expressway. It stands on National Route 120 located at the entrance to Oze and Oku-Nikko Senjogahara battlefield. At “The Shirasawa”, a direct sales market, locally produced agricultural goods, honey and juice are available. The seasonal flavors of the “Shirasawa Kogen Soft”, a soft serve ice cream made of creamy milk from the Shirasawa Kogen Ranch, available between spring and autumn, is also popular. Visitors can enjoy a panoramic view of Mt. Akagi and the surrounding mountains as well as the river terraces of the Katashina River from the Shirasawa Kogen Hot Spring “Bokyo Onsen” on site.

    沼田インターから10分掛からない国道120号から少し入った道の駅です。 駐車場はとても大きく、200台程停められます。 10年ほど前にはバイクで都内から東北道(高速)で栃木側から日光へ行き、沼田へ抜けて関越(高速)で帰る・・・といった旅行をよくしたのですが、その際にここで温泉に入って沼田インターから高速で帰る・・・と云うパターンでした。 2時間で580円の「望郷の湯」と農産物やお土産の販売をしてい...

  • Roadside Station Kuni
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    3.5
    18 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Agatsumagunnakanojoumachi Kosame Far north 22
    This roadside station is located along National Route 292, near the entrance of Joshin’etsu Kogen National Park. In addition to the hot spring foot bath, there is also a day-trip hot spring and accommodation facility here, so visitors can stay the night, instead of simply resting at the station. The crafts found in the Kuni Tourist Souvenir Center, such as the specialty canned scarlet runner beans, as well as the sedge wrapped in colorful cloth and knitted to make Konkonzouri. The Kuni no Go Shirasuna restaurant’s local specialty Maitake Mushroom Rice Bowl is especially popular. As is the unique soft cream, which is made with the specialty scarlet runner beans.

    草津温泉の帰り道、道の駅をいろいろ見てまわろうと、草津から20分ほど東に山道を走ったところにあります。建物は趣のあるたてものですが、内部はそこまで広くなく、道の駅というより、田舎の小さな商店のようでした。お店の外に野菜が並んでいましたが、時間も遅めだったので数が少なくなっていました。次回はもう少し早い時間に行きたいと思います。

  • Roadside Station Onoko
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    3.5
    11 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Shibukawashi Onoko 1980
    This small roadside station is located approximately 20 minutes from the Kan’etsu Expressway Shibukawa Ikaho Interchange, on National Route 353, which runs East-West parallel to the Agatsuma River in the center of Gunma Prefecture. It is near the entrance to the Agatsuma hot spring district, and many guests of Kusatsu Hot Spring and Shima Hot Spring also visit the roadside station. There is a direct sales outlet for farms, which sells fresh, local vegetables, dishes and homemade items, as well as a restaurant where local housewives work making meals. The direct sales outlet’s Maitake mushrooms and its apple pie are recommended. The restaurant’s Tempura and mixed rice and handmade soba with pickles are also very popular.

    お土産購入のために利用いたしました。よくありそうな道の駅といった感じで地元の特産物などが販売されておりました。野菜は新鮮そうでしたが、サービスエリアでも購入できそうなものばかりでした。

  • Roadside Station Manba no sato
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    3.5
    9 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Tanogunkannamachi Kuroda Michishita Sakai 742-1
    This roadside station is located on National Route 462 (Jikkoku Toge Pass Road), on the bank of the clear Kanna River in Kanna Town (previously Manba Town). The souvenir center (direct sales outlet) sells local vegetables, specialty homemade Konjac and Miso, etc. The cafeteria has a menu which includes a handmade soba set meal, and changes according to the seasonal ingredients and wild vegetables available. And there is also a processing experience corner which uses local agricultural produce, as well as exhibits of fish which are local to Manba Town.

    地場の野菜が大半ですが、此処は蕎麦の手打ちをやっていて、店内で買うことができます。施設はかなりこじんまりとしています。

  • Myogi Bussan Center (Roadside Station Myogi)
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    3.5
    35 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Tomiokashi Myougimachitake 322-7
    This roadside station is on Prefectural Route 196 in Myogi-machi, Tomioka City, Gunma Prefecture. Its Myogi Product Center sells fresh locally grown vegetables and regional food items. Stop by the on-site restaurant for local favorites like soba and udon noodles. A walkway connects it to Myogi Furusato Art Museum and the Myogi Fureai Plaza Momiji no Yu, so you can visit with ease.

    I appreciate you give me benefits. Free parking to walk to Myogi Shrine for free. The vegetables are so inexpensive and fresh here for good bargain. Thank you very much. Also today, they were...

  • Roadside Station Tsukiyono Yaze Shinsui Park
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    3.5
    13 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Tonegunminakamimachi Tsukiyono 2936
    This roadside station is located on Prefectural Route 61 on the Numata Minakami Road which follows the Tone River. It is approximately 6 kilometers from the Kan’etsu Expressway Tsukiyono Interchange. The agricultural direct sales outlet Tsukiyono Harvest sells fresh seasonal fruit and vegetables which are grown by local people so that they can be sold to tourists in this relaxing space. Old-fashioned and highly-reviewed natto made from locally grown soybeans is also produced and sold here. There is a water park with a grassy area and playground equipment, and also Yaze Ruins, a nationally designated historical site from the Jomon Period, where families can relax and play together.

    5-6歳の子供が遊ぶにはぴったりの遊具がたくさんあります。遊具のそばに駐車場がありますが、道の駅からも行くことができます。 近くには小さな川もあるので夏場は水あそびもできそうです。

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Gunma prefecture is synonymous with onsen. Natural hot spring water sources throughout the prefecture have given rise to a series of small onsen towns, each set among luscious mountains. At Kusatsu, Ikaho, and Minakami, traditional indoor and outdoor bathing experiences are served hand in hand with irresistible onsen-themed food, including steam-cooked eggs and custard pudding.

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