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Address: 58 Ikaho, Ikaho-machi, Shibukawa 377-0102 , Gunma Prefecture
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Phone Number: +81 279-72-2611

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Nice Place (especially for the fans of Initial D)

my partner is a fans of Initial D, so we decided to go Ikaho. if you are a fans of Initial D, it worth to visit. however, normal driving distance from Narita Airport to Ikaho... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 April 2016
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Hong Kong, China
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Sayama, Japan
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75 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

The tiny shops along the street has strong sentiment of Showa years. Passers by will time travel to those old days of Japan.

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Hong Kong, China
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46 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016

my partner is a fans of Initial D, so we decided to go Ikaho. if you are a fans of Initial D, it worth to visit. however, normal driving distance from Narita Airport to Ikaho is over 5 hours (including over 2 hours traffic jam in tokyo highway!!!).

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sydney australia
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16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2015

the shops and restaurants on stone step street are dated and boring. Quite a few shooting galleries and uninviting food stalls and shops

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Los Angeles, California
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37 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2014

Is place has 400 years of history and has a great noodle shop close to the top with a classic old japanese style. Don't go here on the weekdays because Amosa of the shops and restaurants are closed. The weekend is best.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2014

This place turned out to be better than I expected. Not so apparent from the photos of this place is how you can constantly see great mountains in the distance while traversing the steps. It's a great feeling. We came in fall and there were also pockets of trees with red leaves along the steps, as well as around the... More 

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Belfort, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2014

nice walk nice view. A lot of stairs to go up. I recommend you to do it early in the morning to avoid the crowded people. From the top of the stairs there is a path to go up to the top of the mountain and to have access to the children playground area and to the ice speed track,... More 

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Sydney
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2013

nice steady climb and near impossible at the end! plenty of restaurants, parking and pretty lookout. didn't get to get into onsen though!

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