This hot spring area was famously awarded two stars in the Michelin Green Guide Japon. Said to be the birthplace of public bath touring, visitors can purchase a one-day, unlimited use public bath ticket which provides access to the Seven Hot Springs of Kinosaki (seven public bathhouses). Available at all of the public bathhouses, the ticket is a stunning deal which visitors are recommended to take advantage of. There are also hot spring foot bath and drinking facilities in the area, making it easy for those traveling through the area to stop by and ease the fatigue of their journey. An abundant variety of events are held in the area throughout the year, including a spring hot spring festival, Kinosaki Natsu Monogatari Summer Festival), the Autumn Danjiri Matsuri, and wintertime Crab Kingdom Kinosaki event, and no matter what season you come, you’re sure to have mountains of fun.
- Hyogo Toyooka-shi Kinosakicho Yushima [map]
Information Sources: NAVITIME JAPAN
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Nearby Tourist Attractions
Hyogo prefecture stretches from the north coast to the south coast on the western end of the popular Kansai region, encompassing verdant mountains, urban beaches, and fantastic historical sights. The prefecture’s main attractions lie along the south coast at Kobe, the prefectural capital, a pretty harbor city best known for its production of the renowned Kobe beef, and Himeji, the home of Himeji Castle, one of the country’s most beautifully preserved feudal castles, perched magically atop a hill.