NHK Japanology Mini
Introduction to Japanese Onsen Hot Springs
The Akebono Natural Hot Springs Onsen features pristine water from the famous Tsukioka Onsen. The waters are believed to have various therapeutic properties for health and beauty.
It may be intimidating for first timers to try an onsen hot spring bath, but don’t worry, just follow a few rules and you should be have an enjoyable and relaxing experience.
Tips on how to enjoy a Japanese Onsen Hot Spring Bath in a Hotel or Ryokan
Great video introduction on how to enjoy a Japanese Style Hot Spring Bath
Great infographic showing how to enjoy the onsen hot spring and some info on how and why it’s good for you!