Located in Nakanojo city of Gunma Prefecture, Shima has a long history as one of the oldest and most popular onsen towns in Japan.
With its history stretching back to over 1200 years ago, there are as many as over 40 hot spring sources and it is believed that the water has tremendous medicinal qualities which can aid in curing over 40,000 types of diseases.
Shima, Central Honshu Mountains, Japan
Surrounded by forests and bubbling hot springs, Shima Tamura is a traditional Japanese ryokan hotel, located in one of Japan’s most picturesque onsen towns in the rural, mountain landscape of Gunma Prefecture.
Tokyo, Kyoto, Hiroshima & Hakone
Japan is one of the most fascinating destinations in Asia and this classic itinerary is perfect for those wanting to experience the delightful diversity of the country, with stops at the main highlights of Tokyo, Kyoto, Hiroshima and Hakone.