YMIT Arena is a gymnasium located in Kusatsu City, Shiga Prefecture.
It is the arena where the B League's Shiga Lakestars sometimes play their games.
Getting to the Stadium
If you are driving, please check the event organizer's website for parking. During normal times, there is a parking lot at the park.
If you are going to watch the event by train based at JR Kyoto Station
JR Kyoto Station to JR Kusatsu Station
About 20 minutes
If you are coming from a distant place such as the Kanto region, you will probably use the Shinkansen. Therefore, you may want to use Kyoto Station as a base to watch the game, or head for Kusatsu from Kyoto Station.
The JR Biwako Line connects Kyoto Station to Kusatsu Station.
About the Stadium
Location: 3-3-27, Nomura, Kusatsu City, Shiga 525-0027, Japan
Travel Tips & Information
Here is the basic information about Shiga as a reference for planning your trip.
Otsu is only a 10-minute train ride away from Kyoto, making it an easy city to reach using Kyoto as a base. Therefore, Otsu and Kyoto are a combination of cities where you can enjoy sightseeing and watching games as a set without difficulty.
The following is a guide to transportation in Otsu, Kusatsu, and Moriyama.
Otsu Station is near Lake Biwa, and there are several high-class hotels near Lake Biwa.
However, the number of hotels as a whole is not that large, so you may want to compare it to Kyoto.
The most popular sightseeing spots around Otsu Station are Miidera Temple and Lake Biwa.
The following is a list of sightseeing spots in the Otsu, Kusatsu, and Moriyama areas.
When it comes to Shiga Prefecture, "Omi beef" becomes famous.
It is said to be one of the three most famous Japanese cattle along with Matsuzaka beef and Kobe beef.
You should definitely try it in your hometown.
Funa-zushi (funa-zushi) is also well known as a local dish of Shiga.
There is a tourist information center at Otsu Station, so I recommend that you check there to see where you can eat it.