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Haruna Shrine and Ikaho Walking Tour

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With its well-proportioned and beautiful appearance, Mount Haruna, one of the representative mountains in Gunma, is known as "Haruna Fuji". This tour visits two major tourist spots located on the hillside of Mount Haruna: Haruna Shrine and Ikaho Hot Springs.

Gunma Tour Guide - Rieko S.
Rieko S.
5.00 / 5
(1 reviews)
12:00 AM

Meeting Point

Takasaki station

08:00 AM

JR Takasaki station

- You can store large luggage in the lockers at Takasaki station

- Head to Haruna Shrine by bus

09:40 AM

Haruna Shrine

- One-hour sightseeing then head to Lake Haruna by bus

- A shrine and former temple complex with a history of over 1,400 years

- The approach along the pure stream is covered by ancient cedar trees, creating a sacred atmosphere

- Unique peculiar rock formations

- Architectures adorned with fine carvings.

*The main hall of Haruna Shrine is currently undergoing restoration work until December 2025 and cannot be visited. However, you can see other newly-restored buildings.


11:00 AM

Lake Haruna

- Lunch at a lakeside restaurant

- Enjoy the wonderful view of Lake Haruna and Mt. Haruna which looks like a miniaturized Mt. Fuji

12:30 PM

Start strolling Ikaho hot spring town

- Walking through symbolic 365 stone steps and enjoying an atmospheric, retro hot spring town

- [Optional] Magnificent views from the gondola and the observatory deck

- [Optional] Kajika Bridge, where you can enjoy fresh greenery in spring and autumn leaves in autumn

- [Optional] A footbath of a renowned hot spring in Gunma

03:00 PM

Leaving Ikaho

Leave Ikaho and return to Takasaki by bus

04:30 PM

End of the tour

Ending Point

Takasaki station

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Inclusions & Exclusions

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What‘s included

guide fee

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What‘s not included

Excursion bus ticket 2800 JPY, [Optional] Ikaho Gondola 830 JPY

lunch, snacks, entrance fees, etc.

Tour Important Information

- This is a walking tour and there are many stairs and slopes. Be sure to wear comfortable shoes such as sneakers and not sandals.

- Some places only accept cash, so make sure to bring some cash.

- The main hall of Haruna Shrine is currently undergoing restoration work until December 2025. However, you can see other newly-restored buildings.

If you like, departure time can be changed one hour behind only from April to November. (The lunch place will change.)

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If you'd like to change the starting point from Takasaki Station, please bear the transportation fee for the guide.

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Gunma Tour Reviews

Highly recommended

Only positive things to say about this tour. Some of the most gorgeous things I've ever seen in my life. English was excellent, and all arrangements were smooth. Wouldn't hesitate to use again for Gunma tours.

Canon P.

Thank you very much for your nice review. It was my great pleasure sharing wonderful sceneries with you around Gunma. I hope you will have fun in Tokyo for the rest of the days and bring good memories back home. Thank you again for having me as a guide.

$124/ per group