What to Expect
Hot spring inns and souvenir shops lined up mainly in the Yunotsubokaido (700m) extending from Yufuin station to Kinrinko Lake.
There are lots of hot spring accommodations in Yufuin Onsen, and many hot spring inns can be available for just bathing without staying. so If you like hot spring, I would definitely like you to enjoy the hot spring.
It is abundant with transparent hot springs which are believed to have therapeutic effects on neuralgia, muscle ache, and rheumatism.
Many accommodations have large bathtab (500 to 1,000 yen) and some small bathtabs for family (2,000 yen).
Kimono rental is available from 4,000 yen.
You can meet real owl and also take photos at the Owl wood in the Yufuin Floral Village.
Classic Motor Museum has more than 70 cars of Japanese and overseas.
There is a house of the early Showa era (about 100 years ago) in the Forest of Literature.
Novelist Dazai Osamu lived in the house. If you want to go, it takes 10 minutes by taxi.
There are many nice restaurants and cafes.