Beppu is one of Japan’s leading hot spring resorts and is home to “”Beppu Hatto”” – a collective of 8 renowned onsen locations with unique components for each in the city. Beppu Jigoku Meguri (Hell Tour) – This tour takes you through 7 unique, and rather odd, natural hot spring locations including stunning cobalt blue “”Umi Jigoku”” (Sea Hell) and boiling reddish “”Chinoike Jigoku”” (Blood Pnd Hell).
Carved on the side of rocky cliff is this cluster of over 60 figures of Buddha. Said to have been formed about 1,00 years ago between Heian and Kamakura era, this National Treasure site continues to be the symbolic spiritual protector for the locals.
Try wearing a Kimono- Town of Kitsuki with nostalgic slopes and old-time townscape is an old castle town filled with a tranquil castle town ambience. Available here are unique programs for experiencing tea ceremonies, traditional Japanese calligraphy writing, and walking tours in kimono.