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Address: Tone-gun, Minakami-machi 379-1300, Gunma Prefecture

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Scenic walk along the river

Suwakyo, is a very scenic 20 mins walk from the Minakami train station and is a worthwhile place to visit. We walked along the river till we reached the bridge where youths do the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 November 2015
trees1177
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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Minakami is certainly not the best looking town but this little walk along the river was nice enough, with some autumn colors although there's much better autumn colors at the nearby Tanigawadake or Takaragawa Onsen, both about half an hour by bus. Weirdly enough, I saw a 2-page section for this place in a Japanese magazine but Tanigawadake is just... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

Suwakyo, is a very scenic 20 mins walk from the Minakami train station and is a worthwhile place to visit. We walked along the river till we reached the bridge where youths do the bungee jumps.The autumn colours were beautiful. We made a round trip across the bridge and on to the other side of the river then back to... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

Due to the late rainfall some parts of the trail/route are inoperable. Quite a few steps therefore plan accordingly and wear proper shoes. Enjoy!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2015

The walk provides some good views of the river and parts of the township (which is not really a beautiful town, let's be honest…). It's easy but has some parts where you got to watch your step. I encountered a sunbathing snake across the path once. There are several maple trees planted along the way which look very beautiful in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2013 via mobile

We've enjoyed the 4 km walking path in late spring and fall the most. Summer is fun but a little boring-color wise.

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