Yunomine Onsen and Four Other Awesome Wakayama Onsens
1. Tsuboyu Onsen (Yunomine Onsen):
Yunomine onsen, a main stop of the Kumano Kodo pilgrimage
the "sage bath", all to myself!!
egg cooking station just downstream from Tsuboya onsen
What other hostel offers your own private hot spring?
2. Wataze (Watarase):
the only UNESCO hot spring in the world, all to yourself for 30 minutes!
Yunomine Toko-ji Temple sits above the hot spring river at Yunomine onsen
Suspension bridge to Watarase hot spring, a 1-hour walk from Yunomine onsen
3. Senninburo, Kawayu Hot Spring:
4. J-Hoppers Kumano Yunomine:
5. Bokido Bath, Hotel Urashima, Katsuura:
my own private wooden hot spring tub right on the coast
Hey, I'm Nick!
I first left home with a backpack in 2001, and I've been living in Taiwan for the last 10 years. I am especially drawn to religious centers, spiritual sights, and natural attractions.
I started this website to share the things I learn on the road and to inspire YOU to travel MORE!
Five Awesome Wakayama Onsens
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