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Sightseeing Spots: Nyuto Area

Tsurunoyu Hot Springs

Tsurunoyu Hot SpringsA hot spring with the oldest history in Nyuto Hot Springs village, being the private spa of the lord of Akita in the Edo period. Even now, there remains a thatched-roof row house, which was the honjin, the guard house for the escort samurais.

A little way back from the honjin, there is the Annex Yama-no-Yado, a magariya-style inn built using local timber.

Spring quality: Sodium bicarbonated, common salt, hydrogen sulfide spring, etc.
Effects: Neuralgic pain, rheumatism, skin diseases, gastrointestinal illness, urinary diseases

LocationSendatsuzawa, Tazawa, Tazawako

Contact InfoTsurunoyu Hot Springs: 0187-46-2139/Yama-no-Yado: 0187-46-2100

Traffic accessRegular bus from JR Tazawako Station (For Nyuto hot spring)
Akita Airport Liner (Kakunodate/Tazawako/Tamagawa Hot Springs Course)