Hot Springs

Foot Baths

Hot SpringsKinosaki Onsen

Kinosaki Onsen is home to multiple free foot baths dotted around town.

Tantan Hot Spring

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Tantan Hot Spring is located in the farming village of Tanto southeast of Kinosaki Onsen. Indoor and outdoor baths are available for use along with a resting room, sauna, and cafe. The hot springs are located near the Spring of ……

Blue Ridge Hot Spring

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Aside from the restaurant at Blue Ridge, visitors are also welcome to soak in the hot springs. Enjoy the starry sky above you at night in the outdoor bath or the fresh mountain air during the day. The indoor spa has a large open p……

Kitamaekan

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Kitamaekan is a building situated right next to Takeno Beach housing a variety of attractions. The building receives its name from the Kita Mae ships that were active from the Edo period to the Meiji era, setting sail from Hokkaid……

Rent-a-car from Kinosaki (Small Car)

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Enhance your trip with a rental car.

Rent-a-car from Kinosaki (Compact Car)

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Enhance your trip with a rental car.

Onsenji Temple Hot Spring Therapy Origins Tour

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On this tour, learn about the ancient bathing rituals, Onsenji Temple's history, the founder of Kinosaki Onsen, and more!

Yumura Onsen

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Immerse yourself in the hot spring while enjoying an egg boiled in the same water. The Arayu hot spring is located in the middle of a steaming onsen town. The temperature of the spring source gets as hot as 98℃ and it naturally c……

Silk Onsen “Yamabiko”

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Located out in tranquil countryside of Tanto, southeast of Kinosaki Onsen, and surrounded by beautiful and lush nature. Geothermal heated hot spring waters come up through ancient granite located 1,100m underground and have a rich……

Kono-Yu

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Kono-yu is the bath that will bring you happiness in your marriage and longevity. This is the oldest hot spring in Kinosaki. It is said that it was discovered when a villager found an oriental stork healing its wounds in the water……

Mandara-Yu

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Mandara means the enlightened mind, and is named so because the waters of Mandara were supposedly brought forth after a holy priest, Dochi, prayed continually for a thousand days. There are two small ceramic baths located outside.……

Goshono-Yu

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Goshono-yu, also known as the "Water of Beauty," brings luck in love and protection against fires. Goshono-yu was built in the likeness of Kyoto’s Imperial Palace. The foyer and lounge area are decorated with beautifully painted s……

Ichino-Yu

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Ichino-Yu's architecture resembles that of a kabuki theater and is a popular bathhouse landmark. This bathhouse features a cave made of natural boulders and soft ambient lighting, perfect for those wanting a calm and relaxing soak……

Yanagi-Yu

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Yanagi-yu, the smallest of Kinosaki's seven bathhouses is said to ensure fertility and safe childbirth for women. Yanagi is Japanese for weeping willow, and gets its name from the willow-lined street that runs in front of the Yana……

Jizo-Yu

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Jizo-yu is a local favorite with many families from the neighborhood still preferring to use this retro style bathhouse to relax before turning in for the night. The design of the building was inspired by a Japanese lantern, and ……

Satono-Yu

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Located directly next to the station, this onsen features a beautiful panoramic view from its outdoor bath located on the third floor observation deck. Step into the sauna where aromatic herbs fill the air. Relax in the beautifull……

Kannabe Onsen Yutorogi

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A hot spring located in the Kannabe Highlands