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Yufuin Area, Yufu

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Historic Walking Area Onsen Resort
Beneath the shadow of Mount Yufu sits Yufuin Area, a whimsical hot spring resort filled with cafes, boutiques, and museums. The main appeal of the district lies in its public bathhouses, though there are plenty of other attractions to keep you occupied here. You can explore quaint, winding streets, known for their galleries and artisan coffee shops, or indulge in a spot of retail therapy before heading to the springs for a refreshing soak. At the end of the area's main thoroughfare, Lake Kinrinko sits in scenic beauty, flanked by more shops and cafes, and a small shrine located at the its southern end. To visit Yufuin Area and other attractions in Yufu, use our Yufu itinerary builder.
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  • Best dessert area ever. Full of dessert shops such as B-speak, Milch and coffee shops. Everyone have to come here for once and eat them all!!!  more »
  • I honestly don't understand the buzz about Yufuin. It's fine if you are headed to an onsen but the town itself is nothing but a collection of trinket shops and food vendors. We had stayed at a ryokan ...  more »
  • I love Japan and i falling with this town Very cute and interesting town, we arrived to there in the late afternoon that good for us because not many tourists and we really enjoyed walking around with...  more »