Gunma31 Mar.-1 Apr. 2020

Places of interest

Kusatsu Town・Kusatsu Onsen Yubatake
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Kusatsu Town・Kusatsu Onsen Yubatake
Tomioka City・ World Heritage Site Tomioka Silk Mill
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Tomioka City・ World Heritage Site Tomioka Silk Mill
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The Torch Relay in Gunma will start in the eastern city of Tatebayashi and will journey through the central area of the prefecture, making its way to the city of Maebashi where a celebration will take place at the end of the first day. On the second day, the Torch Relay will leave from the city of Shibukawa, travelling through the areas of Tone-numata and Agatsuma and the western area of the prefecture, arriving in the city of Takasaki for a celebration.

The highlights of the Torch Relay in Gunma will include: the world heritage site, Tomioka Silk Mill in the city of Tomioka. The Torch Relay will also visit Kusatsu Onsen hot springs, Yamba Dam in the town of Naganohara, and the village of Ueno where the number of new residents are increasing.

Gunma

Date

DAY131 Mar.

  • Tatebayashi City
  • Oizumi Town
  • Ota City
  • Ueno Village
  • Kiryu City
  • Isesaki City
  • Maebashi City

Celebration site:Maebashi City

DAY21 Apr.

  • Shibukawa City
  • Numata City
  • Kawaba Village
  • Kusatsu Town
  • Naganohara Town
  • Fujioka City
  • Tomioka City
  • Takasaki City

Celebration site:Takasaki City

The relay route, the municipalities where the torch relay will travel through and their order, the celebration site and other information provided above (especially the order of the municipalities the torch relay will visit) are subject to change.