Ueda City offers guided tours (private and group are available) in English.

Ueda English Guide Group

Wonderful guides for overseas visitors coming to Ueda City. English guides for Ueda City and its surroundings.
Other plans:
Shrine and temple tours, kimono rental, tea ceremony, Zen sitting meditation, soba noodle making, fruit picking, Buddhist vegetarian cooking, sake brewery tour, miso brewery tour, winery tour, day-trip bathing, Ueda gourmet tours, and more


Free Wi-Fi

Using the SSID:0000FLETS-PORTAL, you can have free Wi-Fi access up to 30 minutes at Tourist Information Center in Ueda Station and the Tourist Center across from Ueda Castle.

Tourist Information Center

Please take advantage of the facilities provided, such as toilets, a free rest room, and gift shop.

Ueda City Tourism Bureau


The second floor of the Tourism Center, in front of the castle. There is information regarding sightseeing, transportation, parking, etc. There is also a free rest area in the building.

Hours 8:30 - 18:00
Closed Open 7 days a week
Address 2-8-4 Ote
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Ueda Station Tourist Information Center


(Support in English available)

Exit the Ueda Station Shinkansen ticket gate and go straight to find it.

Hours 9:00 - 18:00
Closed From Dec 29th to Jan 3rd
Address 1-1887−3 Tenjin
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Yukimura Yume Kobo


Points of Interest in the Sanada Area

Enjoy guided sightseeing, handmade soba noodle and oyaki making lessons, and other hands-on activities (reservations required). Battery-assisted bicycles are also available for free rental.

Hours 8:30 - 17:15
Closed Around the New Year’s Day
Address 6090-1 Sanadamachi Osa
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Sugadaira Highlands International Resort Center


Offering information about the Sugadaira Highlands area, including sightseeing and accommodation.

Facilities include toilets, a rest area, and medical clinic.

Hours 8:15 - 17:15
Closed Open 7 days a week (but closed weekends in the off season)
Address 1223-1751 Sugadaira Kogen
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Takeshi Tourism Center


Eastern entrance to Utsukushigahara Highlands.

Restaurant/Shops selling local products. Facilities include a fishing pond, athletic field, and campground.

Hours 8:00 - 16:00
Closed Closed Mondays, and from the end of Nov to mid-Apr
Address 2384-65 Takeshikamihon'iri
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