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.
6 hells are located within walking distance of each other in this area.
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 shaving Head Hell, large and small bubble of hot gray mud that boiling up here
look like the shaven head of monks.
White Pound Hell, the colorless water that naturally spouts from the ground mysteriously
turn creamy white.
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.
It takes about 5 minutes by car or bus from Kannawa district to this Shibaseki district.
|Address||Kannawa, Beppu-city, Oita-prefecture|
15 minutes by a vehicle from JR Beppu Station
20 minutes by a vehicle from Yufuin-city
100 minutes by a vehicle from Aso-city
160 minutes by a vehicle from Kumamoto-city
120 minutes by a vehicle from Fukuoka-city
100 minutes by a vehicle from Kitakyushu-city
|Open hours||8:00 to 17:00|
JPY 400 for one attraction visit
JPY 2,000 for Hell tour Pass, 7 attractions can be visited
|Days closed||No closing days|