Ibusuki (指 宿）
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It is best known for its steaming sand baths along the beach, where bathers in a yukata, or Japanese bathrobe get buried in the sand up to their neck. The sand heated by steam containing marine minerals is scientifically proven to have therapeutic effects on neuralgia, rheumatism, back pain and other ailments.
|The natural sand steam hot spring while looking at the beautiful scene of the Kinko-wan bay is the highest experience.|
Situated in the Ibusuki volcanic region of southern near Ibusuki. It rises 924 meters above sea level. Also known as ‘Fuji of Satsuma’.
The last eruption occurred in the year 885.
Location of Ibusuki