Ashinomaki Onsen

Ashinomaki Onsen

This hot spring resort town is well-known for its beautiful vallies, and the high quality of the abundant hot water that gushes from the town's natural hot springs. Ashinomaki Onsen is a convenient place to stay overnight for those visiting sightseeing spots such as Ouchi-juku, To-no-hetsuri, and Aizu-Wakamatsu City, as the town is located in between these key places. After enjoying a full day of sightseeing in Aizu, visitors can relax and lose track of time while bathing in a hot spring bath at a resort hotel or quaint ryokan.

Venue Details

Venue Details
Website http://www.aizu-ashinomaki.jp/en
Contact

Ashinomaki Onsen Tourism Association

(+81) 242-92-2336

Best Season All Year
Access Details
Access 1122 Ashinomaki, Oto-machi, Aizuwakamatsu City, Fukushima Prefecture View directions
Getting there

By Car: 30 min drive from the Aizuwakamatsu I.C. exit off the Ban-etsu Expressway.

By Train: Closest station is Ashinomaki-Onsen Station (Aizu Railway Line).

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Ookawaso is located in the Ashinomaki Onsen resort nestled along the beautiful valley of Okawa River. As you step into this inn, you will be welcomed by a live performance on the shamisen, a traditional Japanese stringed instrument. Attentive service is provided by female attendants (called nakai...

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Ashinomaki-Onsen Station

A station located near Ashinomaki Onsen. A cat named Basu from Ashinomaki Onsen was appointed Honorary Stationmaster in April 2008. The current stationmaster cat is called Love. Souvenirs such as key chains featuring the stationmaster cats are sold inside the station.

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Among the simple color palette of Ouchi-juku, Honke Kanouya will draw your eyes with their brightly-colored collection of goods. Lining the store front is a wide assortment of items like vegetable-shaped beanbags to ornaments to decorations to fabric accessories. All these crafts are handmade. Th...

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