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Beautiful Park with Autumn Colours!

Took a morning walk to this park, about 15 mins walk from hotel iichi, pass by shop alley, kusatsu... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Singapore, Singapore
Wonderful hiking trails

Sainokawara Park is a wonderful place to start your walking tour of Kusatsu. It starts at the Art... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2018
Atascadero, California
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Sainokawara, Kusatsu-machi, Agatsuma-gun 377-1700, Gunma Prefecture
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Reviewed January 19, 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

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Took a morning walk to this park, about 15 mins walk from hotel iichi, pass by shop alley, kusatsu onsen hotel (the autumn leaves at entrance was so eye catching!). The park is so beautiful with autumn colors, river, footbath … quiet & so peaceful...More

Thank cooblue
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Sainokawara Park is a wonderful place to start your walking tour of Kusatsu. It starts at the Art Museum and no cars are allowed to enter. Therefore, you can enjoy a walk without worrying about the vehicles. There are foot baths, nature visitor center and...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2018

Don't go during the day; nothing to see. However, this park is lit up at night and very nice to visit. Pleanty of photo opportunities.

1  Thank Gary B
Reviewed April 27, 2018

After a short walk up the atmospheric park with hot water springing up and streaming down, you would reach to the bathhouse with probably the largest outdoor bath pool in Japan with emerald green sulfuric water. At night, the light up at the Sainokawara Park...More

1  Thank ShibaInuGuide
Reviewed April 19, 2018

Although it was snowing lightly, we have really enjoyed the easy hike. The park entry is free and there is also a free foot bath, so bring along a towel with you. There is also a public onsen, 600 Yen per person.

Thank Mihaela-Gabriel... L
Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

It's a great place for strolling since mountains surround the area with trees covered in snow at the time of my visit. Footbaths can be found around and there's a hot river too. If mild sulfuric smell puts you off, going here could be uncomfortable....More

1  Thank justinea207
Reviewed March 7, 2018

Easy outdoor walk, with access to a big outdoor onsen (600 Yen) and free foot onsen. Bring along a towel, if you are visiting to enjoy the onsens.

Thank 3yj
Reviewed March 1, 2018

I arrive onsen at 8.30am which is not yet open so I was the first guest. No one else during I enjoy onsen. The water is not too hot which make you can stay longer

Thank LamerDeJoy
Reviewed January 1, 2018 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 November 8, 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
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