Beppu— 4 nights
Tue, Mar 9 - Sat, Mar 13
The resort town of Beppu puts the geothermal nature of the region to good use.Venture out of the city with trips to Yufu (Mt. Yufu, Yufuin Basin, &more), Shimonoseki (Shimonoseki Former British Consulate & Karato market) and Kokonoe Yume Otsurihashi Bridge (in Kokonoe-machi). There's much more to do: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, witness a stunning natural landmark at Umi Jigoku, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Takasakiyama Nature Zoo, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Takachiho Shrine.
To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Beppu route maker tool.
If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiports are Fukuoka Airport, Kagoshima Airport and Hiroshima Airport. In March, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 7°C.
Things to do in Beppu
Yufu, Takachiho-cho, Oita, Shimonoseki, Kitakyushu
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