This hot spring resort, located 10km inland of Beppu, spreads over a river basin surrounded by mountains.
The resort boasts Japan's third largest water volume, and not only 150 of its ryokan inns but also ordinary residences use hot spring waters.
The skyline is marked by the twin peaked Mount Yufu (1583m), and the town is fringed with Lake Kinrinko and sprawling rice fields.
The inns are dotted out in the nature-rich environment, and most of them allow day trippers to indulge in outdoor baths, restaurants and cafes.
The main street is lined with trendy boutiques, art galleries and small museums, attracting amblers.
It recommend to rent a bike or take a rickshaw to see around the town.
Purposehot springs,sightseeing,let's hang out!
Airport/Sta.Yufuin sta. (about 1.3km) Google Transit