Kawarayu Onsen is a small hot spring town with some impressive natural wonders.Visit Yanba Dam, Agatsuma Gorge or hike up all the way to the top of Mount Iwabitsu. For those looking for some time in the outdoors, Kawarayu onsen is a perfect choice.
The easiest way around Kawarayu Onsen is on foot, since the major sights and attractions are within walking distance from each other. Though, some sights are located a bit further ahead, where a car or bus might be necessary. If you decide to rent a car, it is advised to do so from the nearest airport in the vicinity. You can use our car rental widget in the FAQ menu below.
Travelers who come by train should get off at Kawarayu-Onsen station. From there, it is a between 30 and 40 minutes walking to most sights within the area.
The nearest and most convenient airport is Haneda Airport in Tokyo.
by car: approximately 3 hours and 30 minutes
We recommend staying here for about one day.