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Joshinetsu

Joshinetsu

3-DAY MODEL TRIP

Ikaho - Kusatsu - Karuizawa - Zenko-ji - Takada - Sado Island

DAY1

Takasaki - Ikaho - Kusatsu

Kusatsu Hot Springs - More hot water than any other Japanese hot spring

DAY2

Kusatsu - Karuizawa - Nagano - Zenko-ji

Zenko-ji Temple - A center of popular faith

DAY3

Zenko-ji - Takada - Naoetsu - Ogi

Sado - Island of scenic beauty and cultural richness

OUTLINE OF THE REGION

Mountains and Highlands of Japan and Sado Island - A trip to explore beautiful nature and hot springs

One need not go too far from the big cities to discover the serenity and dramatic beauty of Japan's deep mountain country.

FOCUS

Japanese Winter Wonderland

OPTIONAL COURSES

A Course

Nagano - Shiga Highland - Jigokudani Hot Springs - Matsumoto - Azumino

B Course

Takumi-no-sato - Minakami Hot Springs - Niigata - Yahiko

ACCESS

From Tokyo to Takasaki

Tokyo Station ----- About 60 minutes by Joetsu Shinkansen ----- Takasaki Station

Return

Ogi Harbor ----- 60 minutes by bus ----- Ryotsu Harbor
Ryotsu Harbor ----- About 60 minutes by hydrofoil or 2 hours and 20 minutes by ferry ----- Niigata Station
Niigata Station ----- 2 hours and 10 minutes by Joetsu Shinkansen ----- Tokyo Station

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