Recommended Tourist Routes

Beppu Jigoku Meguri and nearby recommended tours
Duration: approx. 3 hrs.
Access to Beppu
From Hakata Station
Train (express): approx. 2 hrs 10 min.
From Fukuoka Airport
Highway Bus: approx. 2 hrs.
Access to main tourist destinations
From Beppu Station
City BusJR
START !!
Beppu Station
City Bus Approx. 25 min.

1Beppu Jigoku Meguri (Hell Tour)

A tour through the eight onsen hells spewing out hot fumes and boiling water.

  • Bus stop: Beppu Station → Kannawa
  • Duration: approx. 2 hrs.
Walking Approx. 5 min.

2Jigoku-Mushi Kobo Kannawa

A tour through the eight onsen hells spewing out hot fumes and boiling water.

  • Duration: approx. 1 to 1 & 1/2 hr.

Choose from Course A or Course B or Course C for your route after lunch.

Course A

To your favorite Beppu Hatto.
START !!
Kannawa Bus Stop
City Bus Approx. 15 min.

3Myoban, Yu no Sato

  • Bus stop: Kannawa → Jizoyu Mae
  • Duration: approx. 1 to 1 & 1.5 hr.
Or

4Beppu kaihin Suna-yu (Beach Sand Bath)

  • Bus stop: Kannawa → Rokushoen Beppukaihin Sunayu Mae
  • Duration: approx. 1 to 1 & 1.5 hr.
Or

5Takegawara Onsen

  • Bus stop: Kannawa → Kitahama Bus Center
  • Duration: 15 min for observation alone
  • Bath: 1 hr
To Beppu Station

Course B

START !!
Kannawa Bus Stop
City Bus Approx. 30 min.

6Oita Marine Palace Aquarium "Umitamago"

  • Bus stop: Kannawa → transfer at Beppu Kotsu Center → Takasakiyama
  • Duration: approx. 1 to 1 & 1.5 hr.
Or

7Takasakiyama Natural Zoological Garden

  • Bus stop: Kannawa → transfer at Beppu Kotsu Center → Takasakiyama
  • Duration: approx. 45 min.
To Beppu Station

Course C

START !!
Kannawa Bus Stop
City Bus Approx. 30 min.

8Kyushu Natural Zoological Park-African Safari

  • Bus stop: Kannawa → Safari
  • Duration: 2hrs
To Beppu Station