LOOK: These Secret Hot Springs in Japan Have the Best Views

Take some time off your busy schedules.

Japan is quite famous for having a lot of onsens
 and hot spring resorts. Tourists and locals alike flock to these relaxing spots to get rid of fatigue and simply de-stress.

In the Gifu area, we found two secret hot springs, located deep in the mountains, which only a few locals know about. Check them out below!

Shinmei Onsen Yumoto Sugishima

Shinmei Onsen Yumoto Sugishima
is a modern-looking hotel remodeled from a 150-year-old Japanese mansion. Visitors on a day trip can also enjoy the open-air natural hot spring and private hot spring in the hotel.

The long-established hotel has a nostalgic vibe.

The interiors of the place make for great photos!

The hotel’s entrance and lobby possess a unique atmosphere that stays true to being a “secret hot spring.” Their calm and quiet ambiance makes it the perfect place to relax and unwind. 

Shinmei Onsen Yumoto Sugishima is located at 4838 Itadori, Seki City, Gifu and is open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. You may contact them at +81-581-57-2532.

Nigorigo Onsen Asahi-so

The private open-air bath is right beside a snow-laden landscape.

Nigorigo Onsen Asahi-so has a 100 percent natural open-air bath and a private open-air bath near nature. The resort offers two different kinds of hot springs, namely the Nigorigo Hot Spring and the Local Hot Spring, located 200 meters below the Earth’s surface.

Nigorigo Onsen Asahi-so is located at 2383 Nigorigo Onsen, Ochiai, Osaka-cho, Gero City, Gifu and is open from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. You may contact them at +81-576-62-3528.

Provided by Tokai Walker™, Japan Walker™, and Walkerplus™ (30 March 2019)

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