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Kyushu Travel Guide

Oita-prefcture travel guide


Oita-prefecture is on the north-eastern section of Kyushu

It is bordered by Miyazaki-prefecture to the south, and Fukuoka-prefecture and

Kumamoto-prefecture to the west.


The prefecture is a representative Onsen Resort area in Japan, total boasting

hot spring sources and hot spring flowing volume are both Japan’s largest.

Most recommended Onsen Resorts are Beppu and Yufuin.



 Where to Explore



Onsen Resort where the largest hot spring yield in Japan

The popular hot spring town nestle at the foot of volcanosMt. 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.



A beautiful and tranquil Onsen Resort

Yufuin is located about 15 km west of Beppu and is spreading in the Yufu basin

at the mountain foot of Yufu.

Onsen Resort life can be enjoyed at the beautiful and tranquil place harmonized with

nature in the basin of mountain hill area.




Nature-blessed region at Ono River basin, the northern part is surrounded by

Aso & Kuju Mountains.

Okubungo consists of Takada, Kuju, Kusu,Kokonoe, Bungo-ono and Ogata.




Usa and Ajimu

Located at the base of  Kunisaki peninsula and spreading around Usa Shrine.

Since ancient time the Kunisaki peninsula has been home of Kyushu’s prominent Usa Shrine,

influencing the surrounding hills and valleys with Buddhist culture. Although this is a Shinto shrine,

it has long been holy ground to both Shinto and Buddhist activities, and the Kunisaki Mountains 

and valleys were often chosen by monks as practice ground for meditation.




Kunisaki peninsula

Rural area centered on mount Futago, pilgrimage, trekking, onsen, local cuisines can

be enjoyed.  Kunisaki peninsula began to develop 1,300 years ago as a sacred religious ground influenced by  mountain and nature worship, Buddhism, and

Usa shrine rising in the region.



Nakatsu & Yabakei

A small city on the north coast of Oita-prefecture, just east of its border with Fukuoka-prefecture.

During the Edo Period of Japanese history, Nakatsu was a mid-sized domain, and the

town itself has recently expanded to include outlying towns and districts and now comprises

almost 500 square kilometers with a population of almost 85,000.



 Featured tours


・ Yufuin & Beppu Onsen 2 days tour

 Usa & Kunisaki one-day tour 




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