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Takinoyu, Osaki

4.5
#3 of 21 in Spas in Miyagi Prefecture
A single-story wooden house built on a slope, the Naruko Onsen public bath of Takinoyu provides the ultimate hot spring experience. Set in the midst of Kurikoma mountain range, this is the oldest and one of the leading hot spring shrines in the Tohoku area. Only a three-minute walk from Naruko Onsen station, this gender-separated establishment doesn't offer soap or shampoo, as its water has a natural sterilization effect. Soak in hot pools of various temperatures as the naturally heated water pours in from wooden pipes. The whitish, acidic-tasting water contains sulfur, giving your skin a great shine despite its strange appearance. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Osaki holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Takinoyu and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • September 21, 2017
    The small wooden house feels warm. Hot water is a high-quality milky white. Hot water over tickets and took a bath, but I half-way number one that. (So other even-numbered cards use. ) Was a good hot spring worth I still bother.
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  • September 12, 2017
    And hot nurume tub for two. Wash without SOAP as well as so no other would do better from the wash of other day-no-Yu, according.
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  • September 6, 2017
    7:30-21:00 up as operating 150 yen, while spring is pretty fine. Lukewarm and hot bath's two. Milky white acid. Grandma's reception and the car was parked in the space next to the building. No amenities. One-day bathing Office want to stop if haunts in naruko Onsen in the always.
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