Tomioka Silk Mill Tour, Japan

About Tomioka Silk Mill:- Tomioka Silk Mill is the Japan’s Oldest Silk Mill and is modern as well as the best silk reeling factory which got established in 1872 by the Government. With the modernization of Japan to make it as par the European countries along with the Japanese silk industry to sustain the growth of Japan’s economy during that era. The Tomoika silk mill offers the high quality silk which is raw and the finished product is sold. The Tomioka Silk mill got privatized as it was running in loss and now it produces good amount of silk which has been also added as cultural site into world heritage list.

How can reach:- Tomioka Silk Mill is located in Tomioka city of the Gunma Prefecture in Japan country which is just 130.3 KM far from Tokyo capital city.

Takasaki Station is the nearest main railway station where are available express and bullet trains to other cities of the Japan country which is just 18.7 KM far from Silk mill.

"Narita International Airport" is just 205 KM distance where tourists can get international flights to foreign countries direct.

Nearest Major Airport:- "Narita International Airport" is the largest airport of the Japan where are available international flights to the mostly countries direct which is just 205 KM distance from Tomioka silk mill.

Nearest Railway Station:- Takasaki Station - Joetsu Shinkansen, Hokuriku Shinkansen, Takasaki Line, Hachiko Line, Agatsuma Line (18.7 KM distance). It is a big railway station where are available bullet and super fast trains to other cities of the Japan country.

Bus Services:- Buses are available from "Narita International Airport" (205 KM) to Tomioka city tour.

Taxi Services:- Taxis are available from "Narita International Airport" (205 KM) to Tomioka city tour.

Established Year:- 1872

UNESCO World Heritage site:- from 2014

Location:- Tomioka City, Japan (Central).

Tourist Attractions:- Inside Tomioka Silk Mill, Inspector's House, Infirmary, Chimney, Dormitory, Silk-reeling Mill.

Things to Do:- Walking, visit modern style silk mill, Nukisaki Shrine, Gunma Safari Park and Tomioka Museum of Natural History.

Tomioka Weather Temperature

Months Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Average Low (℃) -11.8 -9.0 -7.8 -3.1 0.3 6.0 11.9 13.6 8.4 0.6 -3.5 -7.4
Average High (℃) 8.4 8.9 12.1 18.0 22.4 25.4 28.9 30.1 25.9 20.7 15.8 11.0

Accommodations in Takasaki City:- cocogrand Hotel, Route Inn Takasakiekinishiguchi Hotel, Hotel Grandview, kanponoyado Hotel, Isobe Suzume Hotel, sakuemon Hotel, Toyoko INN Takasaki Station West , Toyoko INN, APA HOTEL, Sankotakasaki Hotel, Takasaki Washington Hotel Plaza, Central Hotel Takasaki, Hotel Takasaki, Hotel New Akagi, Takasaki Ekimae Plaza Hotel, Dormy Inn Takasaki, Park Inn Takasaki.

Distances from Tomioka:-

Tokyo City : 130.3 KM

Yokohama City : 168.8 KM

Osaka City : 476.0 KM

Nagoya City : 301.3 KM

Sapporo City : 1,149.2 KM

Kyoto City : 425.5 KM

Fukuoka City : 1060.0 KM