Hot in Yanaizu

Hot in Yanaizu

Yanaizu Town is best known as the birthplace of the legend of the lucky red cow Akabeko, but it is also known for its famous manju (sweet steamed buns). Hot in Yanaizu is a center with a bit of everything; it sells local products, has sightseeing information, rest areas, and an eatery. They even have an "experience area".

It goes without saying that, at Hot in Yanaizu, you can paint your own Akabeko, but you can also make manju with the help of the facilities' kind staff (Read more here). Hot in Yanaizu have staff that can speak English, but please make sure to contact them in advance, as you might not be able to do the experience without placing a booking.

Please take your time & enjoy the slow pace of Japanese countryside life in Yanaizu Town.

Venue Details

Venue Details
Websitehttp://www.okuaizu.net/spot/985/(Japanese)
Best SeasonAll Year
Related infoOpening Hours
Shops: Apr. to Nov.: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM / Dec. to Mar.: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Restaurant: 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Foot Bath: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Closed on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month.
Access Details
Access151-1 Yanaizu Shimodaira, Yanaizu Town, Konuma-gun, Fukushima Pref. 969-7201
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Getting there

By Train: 20 min walk from JR Aizu-Yanaizu Station.

By Car: 30 min drive from central Aizu-Wakamatsu City via the Aizu-Bange I.C. exit off the Ban-etsu Expressway.

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