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Oita Prefectural Art Museum

Located about 30 minutes away from Beppu in downtown Oita, the Oita Prefectutral Art Museum (aka OPAM) is a definite must if visiting this area. Ranked within the top 10 things to do in Beppu, visitors can experience some gorgeous art as well as the gorgeous building designed by well known Japanese designer Ban Shigeru.

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Ebisuyu Onsen

A tattoo friendly hot spring in Oita, Japan with gorgeous mountain views and skin healing hot spring water.

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Fuki Temple

Fuki temple is a historical temple originally built for prayers by the chief priest at Usa Jingu Shrine (a Japan national treasure) in 718. Fukiji Odo is one of

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Usa Shrine

Usa Shrine was founded around 8th century, also well known for second ancestral temple after Ise shrine. Usa shrine is the head shrine of thousands of shrines

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Ohara Teahouse

A gorgeous restaurant engulfed in a mysterious looking bamboo forest. As you enter, you are surrounded by a picturesque forest, perfect for a picture. There is

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Oita Bank Dome

The Oita Bank Dome was originally built in 2002 for the football world cup by famous designer, Kisho Kurokawa. Due to the high-end architecture and largest retr

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Sanwa Shurui Co., Ltd.

Founded in 1958, Sanwa Shurui Co., Ltd specializes in high quality fermented and distilled beverages with their most notable being the iichiko branded barley sh

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Maruhara

Located in Hita City, Maruhara soy sauce company is most famous for their unique ayu fish sauce. Their sauce has no additives creating their speciality in a inn

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Kiki's Bakery

This bakery was created after the image of the bakery from the Ghibli movie "Kiki's Delivery Service". The bakery offers fresh butter croissants and other handm

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Yufuin Floral Village

Modeled after Cotswold in England, this small village is both visually pleasing and entertaining. Yufuin Floral Village features many shops and restaurants and

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Yufuin Choju Hatayu No Tsuboten

With health in mind, this store aims to create products that are beneficial for the body. The store offers packaged goods that can be taken home as well as hot

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Snoopy Tea House (Yufuin)

This cafe and toy store specializes in Peanuts-themed foods and goods. Snoopy is a very iconic character in Japan and has inspired many of the dishes and drinks

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Yunotsubo Kaido Road

Yunotsubo Kaido Road, located at the foot of Mount Yufu, is a shopping street with little stores selling souvenirs and local products.

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Beppu Beach Sand Bath Municipal Hot Springs

Visitors to this beachfront "sand bath" are each covered with copious amounts of hot sand. Opening hours vary according to the season.

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Shiraike Jigoku

Shiraike Jigoku is a hot spring located in the famous hot spring resort of Beppu.

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Lake Kinrin

Lake Kinrin, also known as Kinrin-ko, has both cold and hot water springing from the bottom.

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Showa no Yumemachi 3 Chome-kan

Showa no Yumemachi 3 Chome-kan is a museum modeled after a classroom, candy store, clothing store and house of the Showa period.

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Bungo Takada Showa no Machi

Showa no Machi is a shopping street with retro shops reminiscent of the Showa period.