Shibu Onsen


Shibu Onsen, located in Nagano Prefecture in the Honshu mainland of Japan, is a hot spring resort that has a history as long as 1,300 years. Cobblestone lanes are surrounded by traditional wooden ryokan (Japanese inns), which makes this quaint old town attractive to many visitors. You will feel the atmosphere of a Japanese onsen village while strolling on these streets in your yukata (light cotton kimono).

Experience content One of the pleasures in Shibu Onsen is visiting its nine public baths. Try these public baths with different sources and medical effects. You can walk from Shibu Onsen to Jigokudani Yaen-koen (Monkey Park) where you can see wild monkeys bathing in hot springs.
Wi-fi Wi-Fi is free for guest use at all the ryokan and some shops in the hot springs town.
Traffic access Nagano Station -> Yudanaka Station: about 50 minutes by Nagano Electric Railway Limited Express
Get off at "Shibu Onsen Iriguchi" or "Shibu Onsen Wago-bashi Teiryujo" bus stop.
Contact address Shibu; Yudanaka, Yamanouchi Town
Official website