Transportation Spots in Gunma Area

  • Roadside Station Laran Fujioka
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    4.0
    144 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.

    野菜や惣菜やパンを売ってる店の女性店員が殆ど最悪レベル。自分達が同じ接客されたら絶対怒りそうな人達が最悪の接客をしてる。給料貰ってる以上、少しはプロ意識を持ちなさい。子供の遊びじゃないのですよ。子供ならまだしも中高年女性なのですから。二度と行かない。とても気分の悪くなるお店でした。

  • Roadside Station Takumi no sato
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    4.0
    205 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.

    We went in January as a day trip from skiing in Minakami. Not everything was open, and we had young children. But we enjoyed the strawberry greenhouse (Ichigo no Ie), making bracelets (Iyashi no Ie...

  • Roadside Station Komochi
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    3.5
    99 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.

    白井城の城下町として栄えた白井宿の一角にある道の駅です。 物産館や食事処、無料休憩所などが併設されています。 食事処「食創庵」のモチモチの上州豚を使った「かつ丼」が有名みたいですが、日曜日でかなり混んでいて入らずでした。道の駅も大勢のお客さんでした。 りっぱなネギが安くて、思わず、買いました。

  • Roadside Station Yanba Furusato-Kan
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    4.0
    95 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.

    草津温泉に行く途中の道の駅として休憩がてらに立ち寄ってみました。店内には地産地消の農産物が多く販売されていました。その中から八ッ場餅が美味しそうでしたので一つ買ってみました。こうした場所にも道の駅があり旅行者としては助かります。

  • Roadside Station Shimonita
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    3.5
    42 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."

    こんにゃくでも有名な下仁田。ジオパークもあります。その二つからのネーミングのお蕎麦が、道の駅下仁田にありました。安い!ボリュームたっぷり…大根のつまがお蕎麦に混じっていて、お刺身こんにゃくも付きヘルシーです。つけだれが薄いかな。

  • 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 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 Shirasawa
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    4.0
    48 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.

    トイレ休憩で立ち寄り、そのついでに店内を見て回りました。地元のお菓子屋野菜等が並んでいましたが、特に珍しい物は有りませんでした。この駐車場から見える山の景色が印象に残りました。雪を被った山が特に綺麗でした。

  • Roadside Station Ota
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    3.5
    27 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.

    広い駐車場に 食べ物屋の車が数台止まっています。 レストランはないけれど 中で買ったお惣菜やお弁当を食べる場所は 真っ赤なてんとう虫の車の奥にあります。 お土産ものも多種ありますが 地元の野菜は地域の人も買い物に訪れるようです。

  • 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 Yoshioka Onsen
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    3.5
    26 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Kitagunmagunyoshiokamachi Urushibara 2004
    This roadside station on National Route 17 overlooks the clear stream of the Tone River and Mt. Akagi. Visitors can enjoy an open-air spa bath in the day use facility “Rivertopia Yoshioka”, as well as local dishes from the restaurant such as the “Grilled Shinshu Pork and Ginger Set” and “Okkirikomi” (noodles and vegetables cooked in soup). Local fresh produce, handmade lunch boxes and local popular breads etc. are available at the “Bussankan Kazaguruma” market. Sports such as golf, tennis and cycling etc. can be enjoyed at the nearby Yoshioka Town Green Area Sports Park. There is also an EV charging station.

    On the way from Ikaho Onsen this is a nice michi-no-eki. A restaurant, clean restrooms, place for kids to play, and foot onsen to rest your feet (hard to find)so take a hand towel. We always look...

  • Roadside Station Oze Katashina
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    4.0
    12 Reviews
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    Gunma Tone-gun Katashinamura Kamada 3967-1

    農産物の直売所はイマイチだったけど、足湯やドックランが整備されていてとても良い。カフェテリアではpaypayも使えて便利。はなまるうどんみたいに、うどんを頼んで、天ぷらを自由に選ぶシステム。展望デッキからの眺めも最高です。

  • Roadside Station Reizan Takeyama
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    3.5
    47 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Agatsumagunnakanojoumachi Gotanda 222-1
    This roadside station is located on Prefectural Route 53, at the foot of Mt. Takeyama where there are 33 Kannon statues standing along the mountain path and people have come on pilgrimages to the holy mountain. The soba restaurant, Sobadokoro Keyaki’s Choei Soba, made from 100% buckwheat from the Farmhouse with the hip roof and thatched roof, which was moved and remodeled here, and named after the Dutch Scholar, Choei Takano associated with Nakanojo Town. There are also a wide range of facilities for families to enjoy, such as the Takeyama-kan, where visitors can experience making soba, Adventure Fort, with its athletic playground equipment and the Kodomo-kan, which is designed for small children. It is also well-known as a famous area for viewing Moss Phlox.

    比較的リーゾナブルで産地の農作物などが手に入れることができます。駐車場もあり周りの雰囲気も良いです。

  • 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 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。

  • Kusaki Drive-In
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    4.0
    13 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Midorishi Azumachoukusagi 75
    "This drive-in is located beside Kusaki Lake in Midori City, Gunma Prefecture. The store sells two thousand Yomogi Manju every day, a rice cake which Joetsu Kusaki Lake is famous for, which has a rich flavor and chewy texture. It also sells various souvenirs, Maitake mushrooms, pickles and tea limited to the Tochigi and Gunma Prefectures. In the restaurant, customers can enjoy Kamameshi set meal, hot pot meals and soba set meals with Maitake mushrooms such as ""Sakura"" or ""Autumn Leaves"". There are also chicken lunch boxes and sauce cutlet lunch boxes for sale."

    草木ダムを見てから 草木ドライブインでお土産を購入し食事を取りました。 海外向けなお土産もあって楽しめます。 くるみまんじゅうやよもぎまんじゅうは 昔からの名物です。 舞茸や特産物も売っています。 道沿いで立ち寄りやすい場所にあります。

  • Roadside Station Agatsumakyo
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    3.5
    8 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.

    道の駅あがつま峡へやって来た。 目的は夕食と温泉入浴であった。 2014年10月11日にオープンしたまだ新しい道の駅であった。町営日帰り温泉施設「吾妻峡温泉天狗の湯」を併設し、地元農家が出品する農産物直売所や無料の足湯、食堂あがつま亭が人気、観光客と地元民のふれあいの場としても役割を担っています。

  • Roadside Station Manba no sato
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    3.5
    6 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.

    サイクリングの途中に寄りました。 ランチと思ったのですが、どこも営業していません。 道の駅...

  • Roadside Station Tsukiyono Yaze Shinsui Park
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    3.5
    18 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.

    上毛高原駅からもほど近い道の駅です。新鮮な野菜や花、ちょっとしたハンドクラフトもあります。公園にも隣接しているのでちょっと休憩に最適です。

  • Myogi Bussan Center (Roadside Station Myogi)
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    3.5
    6 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.

    道の駅みょうぎの中にある食堂です 妙義神社に近いのでお参りついでに 寄りました 食事はうどんや蕎麦などで あまり大きくないので混んでました

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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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