Yufuin travel guide
Yufuin is a beautiful and tranquil Onsen resort located in the Yufuin Basin spreads
out at the foot of Mount Yufu.
Many tourist visit here through the year for enjoying nature and Onsen.
Where to explore
Main street in Yufuin located at the foot of mount Yufu. The avenue
is started near JR Yufuin Station and connected to Kinrinko lake.
Through Yunotsubo Avenue, it takes about 30 minutes on foot from
JR Yufuin Station to Kinrinko lake. There are 70 shops, gift shop,
galleries, curiosity item shops as well as cafes.
One of landmark in Yufuin. Hot water gushes from the bottom of the
lake, and hot steam rises from its surface on a cold day. The lake
is located at the end of the town’s main walking route, about a
kilometer and a half from the Yufuin station.
The old public outdoor bath with a thatched roof beside Kinrinko lake
in Yufuin. The bathing here is mixed, as baths often were before the
arrival, during the Meiji period ( 1869 – 1912).
|Yufu-city Yufuin office : 3738-1 Kawakami, Yufuin-cho, Yufu-city, Oita-prefecture
20 minutes by a vehicle from Beppu-city
80 minutes by a vehicle from Aso-city
130 minutes by a vehicle from Kumamoto-city
100 minutes by a vehicle from Fukuoka-city
100 minutes by a vehicle from Kitakyushu-city
|33,000 Population density 105