Onsen: A Guide To The Onsens In Japan

Onsens are hot springs where you can bathe in hot water, it is an incredibly relaxing experience. Japan has thousands of onsens all over the country. There are indoor and outdoor baths, and they are often indicated on a map with this symbol ♨, or in Japanese with "ゆ” or ”湯”.

Onsen: A Guide To The Onsens In Japan

Jindaiji Temple And Its Surroundings: You'll Feel Like You've Been Thrown Back To The Edo Era!

Jindaiji temple, located in Chofu city (part of the Tokyo metropolitan area) is a popular tourist destination for many reasons. First, there is the beautiful temple and its surrounding edo-style townscape with tons of soba shops! Then there are the huge Jindai Botanical Gardens right next to it. And to top that off, you can even enjoy going to an onsen near the temple's premises!

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tabikamome

Onsen In The Mountains At Minakami Onsen In Gunma

Onsen fanatics in Japan will definitely suggest Gunma as a region to visit as it has so many beautiful and relaxing onsens! Can you imagine bathing in a hot and relaxing bath all the while having a stunning view on the mountains? It really doesn't get better than this! Here are the places to go, visit and stay.

Lili Wanderlust
Lili Wanderlust

A Wonderful Onsen Resort Area At Noboribetsu Onsen In Hokkaido

Hokkaido is a beautiful travel destination as much for its breathtaking scenery as for the delicious local cuisine. When in Hokkaido, you should definitely make the detour to one of the best onsen areas of the region. It'll be unforgettable! We suggest where to go, what to visit and where to stay.

Lili Wanderlust
Lili Wanderlust

Top 5 Best Onsen Spots In Hiroshima!

There are many beautiful onsens to visit around Hiroshima. Here is the list of the top 5 must-visit onsens in Hiroshima! Have a very relaxing holiday!

Lili Wanderlust
Lili Wanderlust

Wakayama Shirahama For A Weekend Getaway At The Beach And At The Onsen!

Judging by the picture, it might seem like a tropical vacation destination, but it is actually right in Wakayama! Wakayama Shirahama Onsen is an incredible beach and onsen resort right in the Kansai region. Here's more information on the area!

Lili Wanderlust
Lili Wanderlust

Arima Onsen In Kobe: A Relaxing And Refreshing Getaway

Here's how to spend the perfect weekend getaway at Arima Onsen (有馬温泉). Here's everything you need to know to spend a wonderful time in the area. Food, tourism, etc. we got you covered!

Lili Wanderlust
Lili Wanderlust

Spa World Osaka For A Relaxing Day In Osaka!

Spa World Osaka is the perfect family destination, as you can spend the day jumping from one fun activity to the next, and also take a lunch or dinner break there. There's everything, from onsen to saunas and hot stone relaxation areas, a hotel and even a dining area!

Lili Wanderlust
Lili Wanderlust

5 Places To Eat Amazing Seafood & Enjoy An Onsen In Atami City, Izu Penisula

Ready for fresh seafood and a relaxing onsen? Get down to Atami! The small city lies at the northeastern base of the Izu Peninsula, less than an hour west of Tokyo by shinkansen. Due to its close proximity to Tokyo it's very popular with tourists on weekends and international visitors alike! Check out these 5 smashing places for a hot onsen and delicious seafood!

Jonathan
Jonathan

Have You Ever Been to Snow Monkey Park in Nagano?

Is this a dream or what! Onsen and monkeys! What else can you possible ask for! In Nagano, you can take a trek in Snow Monkey Park, known in Japan as the Jikokudani Yaen Koen, and you will be surrounded by onsens and monkeys. I think this should be on your bucket list if it isn't already!

Lili Wanderlust
Lili Wanderlust