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Umi Jigoku

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559-1 Kannawa, Beppu 874-0045, Oita Prefecture
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All reviews souvenir shop foot bath lots of photo opportunities hot springs japanese garden blue pool tropical plants green house eggs boiled boiling water interesting place worth a visit your feet lotus pond the main attraction steam coming pudding
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Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

My wife and I went to this five star jigoku and spent an hour there touring the fantastic garden with lotus pond, temple and Sakura garden. There is an exhibition in the adjacent 2 storeyed building which showed the history of this famous Jigoku. It...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank raymondgwee
Reviewed February 10, 2019

Umi Jigoku (sea hell) is the most spacious out of the seven hells and also has the biggest gift shop. The turquoise pool is the main attraction in the grounds but there are few other clear water pools in the spacious grounds.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank thelonious22
Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

We visited 7 Jigoku. Here Umi Jigoku is not only Hot Spring. There is beautiful Japanese Garden. Visitors can see Plume Blossom on Feb. Here is one of beauty Jigoku.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Hiroaosta
Reviewed January 24, 2019

The place itself was marvellous, with many different types of hot springs scattered around the area. I personally liked the Umi Jigoku ground best, as they had the best sceneries, and there was a foot bath area nearby. The only downside was that the day...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lindysterling65
Reviewed January 20, 2019 via mobile

Sea of Hells, the real power of nature and tranquility: steam, sulphur smell, bloody color & super calm. The little museum have all great people visiting photos while briefing the hustorical development. To complete your tour, make sure to enjoy very hit foot spa or...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SammyHM
Reviewed January 7, 2019

The weather was cold but I enjoy the scenery because of the maple leaves and ginkgo trees. Each season has different scenery.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sisca_Zinu
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

This Jigoku has a garden like landscape inside & outside, besides the usual steams flowing ponds. The steams from the ponds seems quite strong as well. Also this Jigoku seems to be the only one here with a souvenir shop ( a big one too)....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Travelove58
Reviewed December 23, 2018

A place where the egg can be boiled in the pond with the steam coming out and water seems like sea water

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jaineshshah
Reviewed December 14, 2018

Umi Jigoku is quite well developed, with a quaint Japanese lake garden near the entrance and a small greenhouse with tropical plants just off the main path. There is a cafe and shop right next to the pool, where one can have snacks and a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank garetjax72
Reviewed November 7, 2018

The highlight of this place is a giant hot spring where you cannot go in and take a bath. You can tell it's really hot so don't try it. However, there are some smaller hot spring towards the left where you can bath your feet....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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We visited after our lunch. If u got time its worth for a quick visit!
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