Various parks and gardens, and pork dishes satisfy visitors. Through the city flows the magnificent Tone-gawa River, while the Fudo-Otaki Falls roar in the suburbs.
Maebashi City is the seat of the Gunma prefectural government, only an hour away from Tokyo by train. Through the city runs the Tone-gawa River, the largest river in Japan. There are many parks such as Shikishima-koen Park known for its rose garden and Gunma Flower Park wide range of flowers throughout the year. A spectacular spot in spring is “Akagi Nanmen Senbon-Zakura” (a thousand cherry blossom trees on the southern slope of Mt. Akagi-yama), a two-kilometer stretch with beautiful cherry blossom trees.