Mt. Akagi is a massif surrounding Maebashi City, the capital of Gunma Prefecture, which is located near the center of Japan. It is approximately 110 km from Tokyo and it takes about two hours by car or train. Mt. Akagi is a tourist spot where you can enjoy mountain climbing, trekking, hiking, and gourmet food in natural surroundings. You can also enjoy Japanese history and hot springs throughout the year. This website introduces various ways to enjoy and the attractiveness of Mt. Akagi and provides recommended information to foreign visitors.
This page introduces the highlights of Mt. Akagi, including basic information, history, nature, hot springs, and foods. Start getting to know Mt. Akagi right here.
Various events are held at Mt. Akagi throughout the year. Enjoy Mt. Akagi more deeply at the events that make the most of each season.
This page explains how to get to Mt. Akagi, which is easy to reach by various modes of transportation from Tokyo and airports in the Metropolitan area.
This is a blog to share the attractiveness of Mt. Akagi. You can find information ranging from timely topics to new discoveries and new ways to enjoy.
Today we went to Ogo in Maebashi City, Gunma Prefecture to go trout fishing, barbecue, and do some grape-picking. Osaki Fishing Ponds (“Osaki Tsuribori” in Japanese) is located in the scenic northeast...
This night festival held in the town of Ogo at the southern foot of Mt. Akagi is an old tradition that has been upheld for 170 years. The festival’s origins lie in the late Edo-period custom of having...
Take a look at the current picture of Mt.Akagi