Yamaga Onsen is the perfect destination for hot spring enthusiasts, boasting over a dozen establishments to choose from. In addition to the world-renowned springs, be sure to visit the Kumamoto Prefectural Ancient Burial Mound Museum and the Omiya Shrine while you're in the area. Yamaga Onsen provides a delightful blend of relaxation and cultural exploration.
The easiest way to get around in Yamaga Onsen is by car, but most major sights and attractions are accessible by a combination of trains and busses. Though, travelers will have to rely on single tickets or a prepaid card, since no special train or bus passes are provided within this area.
If you decide to rent a car, it is advised to do so from one of the bigger cities in the vicinity. You can check-out our listings for car rentals nearby, in the FAQ menu below.
We recommend staying here between half a day and one day.