Things To Do In oita

Special Things To Do to travel in oita Prefecture that Japanese travelers and locals recommend.


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 Gigoku (Spring Water) Tour

The Colorful Sources Of Hot Spring

Oita is a representative hot spring prefecture. And in Beppu town, you can enjoy visiting the sources (called hell in Japanese) and the sceneries cannot seen except in hot spring town. The colorful hells, and greenhouse that uses the geothermal heat, there are many places to see.

Beppu Hatto

Like An Amusement Park! A Hot Spring Town Of The Largest Number Of Sources In The World

Beppu Hachi-yu is a general term for eight hot spring areas in Beppu. There are uncountable hot springs here in the town giving off the steam and it's like an amusement park! Moreover there are ten kinds of water qualities so you can enjoy different kinds of hot springs.

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.


Mt. Yufu-dake The Sacred Seen From Yufuin. It Gets Warm And Canola Flowers Blooms To Tell The Coming Of Spring

Mt.Yufu-dake is a symbol of Yufuin. From now to early spring, it'll be nice to view it from a bank along Oita River flowing in the center of the town. The scenery of cherry blossoms that begin to bloom after canola flowers is famous as a location of TV dramas. You can enjoy the early spring in Kyushu Region.

Futago-ji Temple

Fall Foliage Spot With 1300 Years History

Because it's a temple built 1300 years ago, you can feel peace in your heart and relaxed. It's also a spiritual power spot.

Fukiji Temple

A National Treasure 'Fukiji Temple Hall' With Autumn Colors

It's well known also as a spiritual power spot in Oita Prefecture. When you enter the gate, go up the stairs, and stand in front of Fukiji Daidou (Temple Hall), you will be wrapped with the mysterious atmosphere of 1300 years history.



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