Beppu (別府) is one of Japan's most famous hot spring resorts, producing more hot spring water than any other resort in the country.

Beppu offers an unmatched range of baths to be enjoyed, including ordinary hot water baths, mud baths, sand baths and steam baths. In addition, the Hells of Beppu are several spectacular hot springs for viewing rather than bathing.

Top attractions in Beppu

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Food and Drink

Steam Cooking

Cooking food with natural hot spring steam.
3.9 / 5
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Volcano

Jigoku (Hells)

Hot springs for viewing rather than bathing.
3.6 / 5
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Viewpoint/Tower

Mount Tsurumi

Mountain with ropeway overlooking the city.
3.4 / 5
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Zoo/Wildlife

Umitamago Aquarium

Attractive aquarium next to the monkey park.
3.3 / 5
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Side Trips from Beppu
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Yufuin

Rural yet trendy hot spring town near Beppu.
4.1 / 5
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Usuki

Town known for its unique stone Buddhas.
3.6 / 5
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Access and Orientation

Hotels around Beppu

Recommended Hotels
Beppu Kamenoi Hotel
Convenient business hotel a short walk from Beppu Station.
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Suginoi Hotel
Large hotel complex towering over the city with an outstanding rooftop onsen.
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Page last updated: May 8, 2017