Shirahama Onsen Hot Spring Resort, Wakayama
Shirahama Onsen Hot Spring, one of Japan’s three major hot springs, known as a hot spring spot for a long time. It was also introduced to Manyoshu (Collection of Ten Thousand Leaves) and Nihon Shoki (Chronicles of Japan), the venerable hot springs where the Emperor of the times visited toji (hot spring cure) from all the capital city. This is also one of the geosites of “Nanki Kumano Geopark” certified in Japan Geopark in 2014. There, you can taste the grace of the eternal earth on your whole body while immersing in a hot spring. Currently it is a representative resort of Kansai area, many hotels, inns, etc. are lined up.
Leisure facilities and Shirarahama beach are popular Shirahama Onsen Hot Spring Resort, but there are many hot springs from the past. In addition to the representative “Sakinoyu Hot Spring” and “Muronoyu Hot Spring”, various kinds of hot springs such as “Shirarayu Hot Spring” watching Shirarahama beach and Outdoor bath “Shirasuna” entering in swimwear at Shirarahama beach.
Among them, Sakinoyu Hot Spring is the only remaining historical hot spring in “Seven Hot Springs of Yuzaki”, an open-air bath where the majestic Pacific Ocean is close up. After enjoying plenty of open-air bath, the hot spring egg selling nearby is also one of enjoyment.
Muronoyu Hot Spring draws hot water from two kinds of sources, Mabuyu and Miyukiyu, and it is a hot spring where you can enjoy two kinds of hot water at one time. Please try and enjoy the historic name hot water.
Shirarayu Hot Spring is a hot spring in front of Shirarahama beach, famous for its beach. While immersing in the bathtub, you can enjoy the luxurious view of the contrast of the white sandy Shirarahama beach visible from the window and the blue sea and the blue sky. This is a hot spring filled with sea bathers in summer.
In addition to Panda’s popular popular Adventure World, there are also many scenic spots such as Engetsutou Island and Sandanbeki. There is also a hot spring to heal the tired body, and a free footbath to feel free to enjoy. You can enjoy the tropical resort there.
|Name:||Shirahama Onsen Hot Spring Resort|
|Address:||“Sakinoyu Hot Spring”
Shirahamacho 1688 Nishimurogun, Wakayama 649-2211 Japan
|Access:||“Sakinoyu Hot Spring”
JR Kisei-honsen “Shirahama-eki Station” (15 minutes by car)
|Tel:||(+81) 739-43-5511 (Shirahama Tourism Association)|
|Price/Charge:||Please refer the official web page|