Top Things To Do In oita

We have great places in Oita Prefecture that were posted by travelers and the locals who have actually traveled there. Oita is famous for Onsen hot springs, and located east of Kyusyu Region. To begin with Beppu and Yufuin as the great hot spring towns, Matama Coast with beautiful sunset view, and Harajiri Falls admired as Eastern Niagara, are all things to do here.

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13 Top Things To Do In oita [1-10]

Harajiri Falls

Eastern Niagara Falls! 120 Meters Wide Huge Waterfall

Harajiri waterfall is wide and locates in the mountains. The force changes as the water amount of the day, and if you stand above the fall, you can enjoy seeing the water falling down.

Yufugawa Gorge

A Rock Cliff Rearing Above You! A Gorge Also Goes By The Name Of The Oriental Tyrol

At Yufugawa Gorge, you can also enjoy the real activities such as canyoning, but even going down steps for only 5minutes from the parking, you can easily find the beautiful scenes of gorge.

Kokonoe 'Yume' Suspension Bridge

The Highest In Japan! A Scenic Suspension Bridge

Kokonoe 'Yume' Suspension Bridge is the highest one in Japan as a bridge for foot passenger only. The primeval forest of Naruko-gawa Valley spreads under 173m drop, you can enjoy the beautiful scenery and the fear at the same time.

Usa Jingu

Dazzling Lively Greens! A Precinct With Rich Nature

In Oita, Usa Jingu Shrine is a main shrine of Hachiman shrines all over Japan. There're many places to see in the precinct, and worthy of special mention is, very lively greens you can see here and there.

Lake Kinrin-ko

Lake Kinrin-ko In Fairly Cold Early Morning. Fantastic Morning Mist Of Yufuin In Winter

Hot spring and clear water well up from the bottom of Lake Kinrin-ko. In the morning of cold day in winter, fantastic mist form up because of the deference in temperatures of those. It's the special scenery that we can see only when some conditions are satisfied, such as a big difference in temperatures between day and night, and a sunny day with no winds.

Beppu Jigoku (Onsen Source) Tour

Things Of Onsen Prefecture! The Colorful Hot Spring Sources

Oita is a representative onsen prefecture in Japan. And in Beppu, you can enjoy visiting the hot spring sources, called Jigoku (hell) in Japanese. The colorful Jigoku, and greenhouse that uses the geothermal heat, there are many places to see.

Beppu Hatto

Amusement Park Of Onsen With The Largest Number Of Hot Spring Source

Beppu Hatto means eight hot spring areas in Beppu. There are uncountable onsen here in the town giving off the steam, and it's like an amusement park of onsen! What's more, there are ten kinds of spring qualities, so you can enjoy different kinds of onsen.

Yaba-kei Gorge

One Of The New Three Scenic Scenery In Japan! Strongly Standing Huge Stones

Yaba-kei Gorge is a popular tourist attraction in Oita and one of the Three Curious Spots and also the New Scenic Spots in Japan. Looking up the huge stones standing by the road, you can feel the strong power of the stones like falling down.

Matama Coast

Oita's Only One Sunset Selected As The Most Beautiful 100 Sunsets In Japan! The Scenery Woven By A Tidal Flats And The Setting Sun

Matama Seashore is a famous spot for viewing sunset and selected as 100 most beautiful sunsets in Japan that is only one in Oita. The sunset is reflected in the tidal flats spreading the shoreline. You can enjoy seeing the mysterious sunset scenery.

Shin Yabakei Gorge

Ink Painting World! Snow Covered Monochromatic Rocks

Hitome Hakkei of Shin Yabakei Gorge is a place you can see various shapes of rock in one sight. Its autumn colors are well known, but in winter, you can enjoy the monochromatic scenery like ink painting! On cold days, you may find icicle or something especially in winter.


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