Yufuin Osen is another popular hot spring resort area in Japan located in Oita Prefecture, Japan. The area is filled with beautiful natural surroundings as well as museums, boutique shops and cafes perfect for a day trip in Kyushu. The hotels and traditional ryokans at Yufuin are spread out around town with the main streets crowded with varies shops, museums and cafes for travelers to enjoy after a nice refreshing osen bath. Yufuin is surrounded by mountains with rivers and ponds, which provides a scenic view for guests, especially for those participating in the popular day tour bus guides at this location. The Kinrin Lake with the waters around 21 degrees Celsius even during winter along with a surrounding that reflects to different seasons of Japan. Seasonal flowers during spring, autumn leaves in the fall, vibrant life during summer and of course, snow in the winter. Traditional Rickshaws operated by locals also provide a simple way of sightseeing among tourists. The rural town offers a look at the farm houses and rice paddy fields that contribute to part of the area at Yufuin. Many of the ryokans have outdoor hot spring areas for guests to enjoy the natural surrounding while relaxing in the osen.
Kyushu | Oita | Yufuin
A popular hot spring resort town filled with entertainment and traditional ryokans with an amazing scenic view of mountains surrounding the area located in Oita Prefecture, Japan