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Unzen (雲 仙)

 

Unzen is a beautiful mountain and Onsen resort, and was 
the first area to be designated as a National Park in Japan.
Whether you are taking in the stunning  panoramic views  
from top one of the many peaks including Nita-toge Pass 
or looking up these volcanic mountains or Fugen, you will 
marvel at the spectacular scenery.
As each season brings a vivid change to the appearance 
the face of Unzen you may wish to return again and again 
to enjoy the full range of rich variations.

 

Where to visit

 

Unzen Onsen

Unzen Onsen is located in the Unzen National Park, 
at the southwest part of Mt. Fugen
with an altitude of 700m.
It is started receiving foreign tourists around the year 1900 
when Kaempfer and Siebold introduced the city to Europe 
and China.  
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Nita-toge Pass 

At any time of the year the natural scenery of Nita-toge Pass 
in Unzen is magnificent. Azaleas, green leaves, brilliant 
autumnal tints of maples and silver frost represent each 
season of the year. The ropeway take you slowly from Nita 
Pass to Mt. Myoken at a highest of 1300 meters,
from the 
observation point of Mt. Myoken.  more

 

Unzen Jigoku

Jigoku, means Hell, is the number one attraction of Unzen 
with a peculiar smell of sulfur emitted from the springs, 
and with white smoke rising from the ground over a wide area.
This is a striking reminder that Unzen Volcano is still very 
much alive.  more


 

Mount Fugen 

In the part of Unzen Amakusa National Park and erupted for 
the first time in 200 years in November 1990, through a new 
opening in the mountain’s flank . Mt.Fugen is a beautifully
shaped peak in the Unzen Mountains, and now climber can 
see the Heisei Shinzan ( lava dome ) close at hand. more


 

What to do

Unzen Golf Course

you can also enjoy golf at the Unzen Golf Course surrounded 
under the deep blue sky and surrounded by beautiful scenery.
This is Japan’s first public golf course opened in 1913.


 

The Japan’s longest Foot bath

Called “ Hot foot 105” is the Japan’s longest foot bath in 
Obama Onsen Resort, located at the mountain foot of 
Unzen in Shimabara peninsula. The length of foot bath is 
105m which is same number of the hot spring source 
temperature of 105 degree Celsius.

 

 - Blog, Kyushu travel guide