Atsushio Onsen

Atsushio Onsen

Atsushio Onsen – which means ‘Hot Salt Onsen’ – gets its name because of the high salt content and hot temperature of its source water (70 degrees). For generations, this onsen has been hailed by local people as having healing properties.

Also known as ‘Kodomo Takara no Yu’ (‘The Sanctity of Children Onsen’), Atsushio Onsen is home to a Buddhist statue dedicated to the act of raising children. Here you often see mothers paying their respects to deities after their wishes have been realized.

Venue Details

Venue Details
Website http://www.atsushio-spa.com/language/english/
Contact

Atsushio Onsen Ryokan Kyodo Kumiai

(+81) 241-36-3138

Best Season All Year
Access Details
Access Atsushio, Atsushio Kanomachi, Kitakata City, Fukushima Prefecture View directions
Getting there

By Car: 45 min by car from the Aizuwakamatsu I.C. exit off the Ban-etsu Expressway
By Train: 15 min taxi ride (or 30 min bus ride) from Kitakata Station (JR Ban-etsu West Line)

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