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Kumagaya

Kumagaya is northern area of Saitama Prefecture. It is known as the hottest place in summer in Japan. This area had been developed as the post towns on Nakasendo road during Edo period. Today, there are many historical sites including Kangiin Temple. Also, This area has many Kofun. Sakitama Kofun is the largest Kofun group in Kanto region.

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Area Distribution : Saitama

Sightseeing Guide: Kumagaya

Kumagaya is northern area of Saitama Prefecture. It is known as the hottest place in summer in Japan. This area had been developed as the post towns on Nakasendo road during Edo period. Today, there are many historical sites including Kangiin Temple. Also, This area has many Kofun. Sakitama Kofun is the largest Kofun group in Kanto region.