Okuhida-Onsengo ＞ News & Topics
May 01 ,2019 at 12:01 AM
June 26th of every year is designated "open-air spa day", on which certain of the abundant open-air baths within the Okuhida-Onsengo are made open to free use. This famous event is one reason why Okuhida-Onsengo is renowned as the "Kingdom of Open-air spa". By visiting the various specified open-air baths and collecting stamps at each, you can receive an original souvenir present (One day only) .
Himuro Soba Festival will be held this year as well. Soba (buckwheat) harvested in the Shin-hirayu Onsen area of Okuhida-Onsengo is left to mature for 3 months in an icehouse for Shin-hirayu’s famous “Taruma Water” during the winter.Treat yourself to some truly Japanese soba noodles.
Parking map around Shinhotaka-Onsen is released. Climbers entering the Northern Japan Alps from Shinhotaka and customers using Shinhotaka Ropeway should refer to this map and park the car in the designated place.