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Beppu

 

Beppu is a popular hot spring town nestle at the foot of volcanos, Mt. Yufu and Mt. Tsurumi.

Boasting more than 2,800 hot spring sources and flowing rate of nearly 137,000 kiloliters per
day, Beppu is considered a paradise of hot springs famous for high therapeutic effects.
The town is divided into eight major hot spring areas collectively called “Beppu Hatto”, 
which offer beautiful scenery and various type of water of different qualities.

 


 

Welcome to Beppu 

 

 Beppu bay & Mount Takasaki

  Beppu bay

 Kannawa Onsen 

   Myoban Onsen 

   Kankaiji Onsen

  Foot bath

 


 

Hell Tour

The most famous sights are Jigoku Meguri or (Burning Hell)  tour.  
A collection of hot springs where the water bubbles forth from underground, often

with unusual result.

 

   Umi jigoku

 

     Umi jigoku

 

  Oniishi bozu jigoku

 

  Yama jigoku

 

     Kamado jigoku

 

    Oniyama jigoku

  Chinoike jigoku

   Tatsumaki jigoku

 

   Shiraike jigoku

 


 

Takasaki mountain animal park

 

About 1700 wild Japanese monkey are living in the park.

The monkeys are fed regularly by park wardens in order to keep them on the mountain and

prevent conflicts with farmers and residents in the neighborhood.

 

 

 
 

 

​               Location of Beppu


 

Hell tour

 

Beppu’s most hyped attraction 

Hell (Jigoku Meguri ) tour that is a collection of hot spring where the water bubbles forth from 
underground, often with unusual result.  

Seven of the hells are located in the Kannawa district where over 4 km northwest of Beppu station, 

and two in the more remote Shibaseki district.

 


Kannawa district

6 hells are located within walking distance of each other in this area.

 

Umi Jigoku

Sea Hell, it resemble of sea, this 200 metre deep, cobalt blue pond of boiling water

emerge 1200 years ago after a volcano explosion


 

Oniishi Bozu Jigoku 

Oniishi shaving Head Hell, large and small bubble of hot gray mud that boiling

up here look like the shaven head of monks.


 

Shiraike Jigoku 

White Pound Hell, the colorless water that naturally spouts from the ground mysteriously

turn creamy white


 

Yama Jigoku

Mountain Hell, a gust steam clear to reveal prancing lion, Bathing hippos and curious chimpanzees.
Taking its name from the mountain mud formed over years.


 

Kamado Jigoku 

Oven Hell, a bright demon standing on an enormous cooking pots is the mascot of the site,
temptingly divided into six unique, pots of murky, budding thumping boiling water.


 

Oniyama Jigoku

Devil’s Mountain Hell, the force of the steam produced at this Spring can pull one and a half
train cars.  This hellish site is the happy home of a variety of crocodile and alligator who slither
down breeding water into the warm.


 

Shibaseki district

It takes about 5 minutes by car or bus from Kannawa district to this Shibaseki district.

 

Chi-no-ike Jigoku 

Blood Pull Hell, the clay is steaming hot point that the steam is red. Japan’s oldest natural
Jigoku as written about in the Bungo Topography described as Akayusena reddish hot spring.  


 

Tatsumaki Jigoku

Water spout Hell, a geyser, is a natural monument designated by Beppu city.
The Geyser means a hot spring spouting out boiling water and steam in interval.

 

 

 

Takasaki mountain animal park

 

Takasaki mountain animal park

 

An altitude of 625m located in the boundary line of Oita-city and Beppu-city is known as

a habitat of the wild Japanese monkey.

 

The park was opened in 1953, in which about 1700 wild Japanese monkey are living.

 

The monkeys are fed regularly by park wardens in order to keep them on the mountain and

prevent conflicts with farmers and residents in the neighborhood.

 

 


 

Featured tours related to Beppu

11 days Kyushu tour

8 days Northern Kyushu tour

6 days Central Kyushu tour

6 days North-East Kyushu tour

 


 

 

Beppu Tower

 

Beppu Tower is the landmark in Beppu-city.


There are discount shops on the 1st floor, there is a view lounge

on the 16th floor and there is an observatory which can overlook

Beppu-city on the 17th floor.

Hyotan Onsen

 

Hyotan Onsen is a public bath where you can enjoy various type of bathes and is located in Kannawa district in Beppu.

The waters of this Onsen contain sodium chloride which is effective for neuralgia and women’s diseases.


 

There are Outdoor bathes, Hyotan bath, Waterfall bath, Steam bath and Sand bath.
You can also enjoy meals at the restaurant; local specialty cuisine Dangojiru, or food steamed with the steam from hot spring.

 

Foot bath in Beppu

 
Have you tried Foot bath before? 
 
Foot bath is called Ashiyu in Japanese and is a public bath in which people can bath their feet.
Ashiyu in Beppu set up at Kannawa Onsen near the Hell tour spot.
You can easily enjoy it without having to remove all your clothing, only the feet and leg up to the
knee are immersed. 
 

The Foot bath can still warm the entire body because of the large veins that run through the leg.