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Address: 559-1 Tetsuwa, Beppu 874-0045, Oita Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 977-66-1577
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Description: These eight boiling pools resulting from volcanic activity have varying...
These eight boiling pools resulting from volcanic activity have varying characteristics: one is blood-red in color due to its red clay deposits, another has the largest geyser in Japan, and still another is used for breeding crocodiles.
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There are 8 Hells you can visit for 2,100JPY. You will receive a booklet of tickets for all 8 sites. It is quite expensive though so if you are on a budget or time limit, I... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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Columbia, South Carolina
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35 reviews 35 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

There are 8 Hells you can visit for 2,100JPY. You will receive a booklet of tickets for all 8 sites. It is quite expensive though so if you are on a budget or time limit, I recommend only going to a few. These are the ones I recommend in order: 1. Chinoike Jigoku (7) This one, along with (8) is... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Owing to time constraint, we can just visit the biggest one in blue colour. Before we go there, everyone said it is not worthwhile to visit the Beppu Hell. However, after we visited the blue one, I must say something different. You can use the ticket as a post card. The scene besides the blue hell is well set up... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

My favorites are the sea hell, mud hell, and cooking hell. You don't need to buy the whole package unless you're a diehard! The blood hell is really cool too, but a pain to get to unless you have a car. Or the time to wait for the buses. It's very easy to get to the cluster of them via... More 

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Pattani City, Thailand
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3 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Only the first three hells is interesting. So you need not to buy total 8 hells tickets. You can go there bus bus or u can ask how to go there at Information centre at Beppu station. From there you can take bus No.21 to go to Beppu Sand bath.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

I enjoyed the scenery with cherry blossoms and smoke coming out from the hells.... Would have liked to try the steam kitchen myself if I had more time. Enjoyed a nice quiet foot bath right up the top of the hill.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Definitely worth a visit. Bought a day bus bus from the tourist office and hopped on the bus from the station. We only went to 2. Started off at the sea hell. Bring a little towel to dry your feet if you decide to soak them. Also bought the steamed eggs which were a hit. We then decided to take... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Worth a look, we drove a car and we covered 6/8 of the Hells in a morning. I enjoyed the tornado hell the most but we had to wait 20 mins there.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

The whole idea of visiting Beppu is to go visit the Hells! The dramatic difference in colours of hot springs immediately side by side, the sounds created by the hot springs, etc. make you gaze at them in awe. Nature never ceases to surprise. Don't miss the hot spring steamed corn and buns and especially the soy sauce creme caramel... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015 via mobile

The Hells is a must see in Beppu but honestly did not meet the description we'd seen in guidebooks. The different springs are fascinating to see. Each has its own character, a few are tranquil and attractive, a few are very touristy and tacky. Six of them are within a few minutes walk of each other so they make for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015 via mobile

Nice place to visit because different hot springs have different colors such as white, blue, red, pink...and you also be able to see different animals and plants. Hot springs pudding was delicious that you must try when you visit the hells.

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