Nyuto onsen hot spring hopping pass “Yumeguricho”
You can explore our unique hot springs!
Yumeguricho is the best way to visit each of the hot springs in Nyuto Onsen, this pass includes trips to 7 onsen’s by the “Yumegurigo” Shuttle bus all bundled into one price. Only available for over-night guest at Nyuto onsen.
Lake Tazawa is the deepest lake in Japan and also one of the most transparent. The depth is 423.4 meters with a lakeside circumference of 20 kilometers. The lake is always a sight to behold no matter season, and there are plenty of outdoor activities to do there.
There’s a famous legend from Lake Tazawa of a beautiful woman that transformed into a dragon and still lives there to this day.
Kakunodate Samurai residences
A Bukeyashiki is a residence where samurai used to live. The difference between Kakunodate and other samurai residences in Japan is that people still live in these homes. Some residences are home to descendants of the samurai and their families. Many are protected as cultural properties, and some are open to the public. In spring, varieties of cherry blossoms, such as the weeping cherry blossoms, bloom and it is a beautiful area throughout the entire year with gorgeous greenery, mesmerizing autumn leaves, and a stunning snowy scenery.
Dakigaleikei Gorge is called the “Yabakei Gorge of the Tohoku region” and is famous for the beauty of the virgin forest on both sides of the river, waterfalls on the shore and its unique blue stream, as well as luscious greenery and autumnal leaves.
The promenade is well maintained, and you can leisurely look apron the strange rocks, rapids, and various sized waterfalls. The view from the “Shin-no-Iwa Bridge”, a suspension bridge that can be seen when you arrive at the valley, is also wonderful.