"Relax in a Hot Spring" Course
The "Bihada No Yu" hot springs in Saga are known to be good for your skin! The two hot springs, Yureshino Onsen and Takeo Onsen, are very close to each other and can be visited on the same day. Take a step away from your busy, working life and refresh your tired body in the hot spring.
Takeo Hot Springs
Takeo Onsen known for its soft texture of water is a historic hot spring town and it is even mentioned in "Hizen Fudoki," a chorography written 1,300 years ago. The vermillion-lacquered Romon Tower Gate standing at the entrance of the hot springs is a must-see.
It is said that The 28th lord of Takeo Clan, Shigeyoshi Nabeshima, created this garden spending about 3 years in order to complete his cottage. 2,000 of cherry trees and 200,000 of azalea in spring and colorful autumn leaves in fall create the stunning scenery with a cliff of Mt. Mifuneyama in the background, that reminds you of landscape painting.
Yushuku Hiroba (Public Foot Bath & Foot Steam Bath)
At Yushuku Hiroba, foot bath and foot steam bath are available. The mist of hot spring water gives you a different way to enjoy skin-beautify effect of Ureshino Onsen.
Ureshino Hot Springs
Ureshino Hot Spring has a history of 1,300 years. There are many traditional Japanese inns and you can enjoy the distinctive atmosphere and feel the history of the onsen town. It is also known as one of Japan’s three major hot springs for beautiful skin.