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River Oyunuma Natural Footbath

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Address: Noboribetsu Onsencho, Noboribetsu 059-0551, Hokkaido
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+81 143-84-3311

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冬天來到, 很漂亮。從地獄谷走來大約半小時。坐下來,浸浸腳,欣賞美麗的雪景。謝謝大自然創造這麼漂亮的溫泉河流。 Only half an hour walk from Jigokudani, you will discover this beautiful foot onsen.

Reviewed 4 days ago
Hong Kong, China
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Hong Kong, China
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

冬天來到, 很漂亮。從地獄谷走來大約半小時。坐下來,浸浸腳,欣賞美麗的雪景。謝謝大自然創造這麼漂亮的溫泉河流。 Only half an hour walk from Jigokudani, you will discover this beautiful foot onsen.

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Singapore, null, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We parked nearby and easily located the foot spa along a trail. We decided to hike a bit further to the TOP which led us to the road, and another crater with a big lake. It was a nice picture opportunity, especially when the sun was shining! We returned down the trail again and spent about 30 mins in the... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017

It's a nice hike in the winter, still accessible in snow, and very pretty. When I went the water was just over ankle height so it really is only a footbath, but welcome nonetheless. There are foam sitting pads so you can negotiate taking your boots off and sitting down at the river without getting the rest of you chilled.

2 Thank PV-Traveler-11
Kuala Lipis, Malaysia
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121 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

This attraction is more suitable during other seasons than winter... we were freezing cold when we came to this attraction (it was snowing then)... but then the warmth when you soaked the feet in was a pleasant experience

3 Thank BL_Leo
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Went here in late December. This is a little further walk from oyunuma lake (about 10 minutes). You can still dip your feet in the footbath as it feels very luke-warm. Mats are provided for you to sit so you do not wet your bottom. This place makes a great photo. Worth the trip, I would do it again in... More 

2 Thank kimX1893SZ
Paris, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We ended our tour at oyunuma river footbath, and it was perfect to rest our feets. The water temperature isn't too hot, cushions are provided. Don't forget a towel for your feet afterwards!

3 Thank tamakod
Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

It's a 1km walk from the entry into Hell Valley but allow plenty of extra time in winter as the paths are hilly and slippery. Alternatively you can drive in and park close by but there's still a bit of a walk. Foam pads are provided for you to sit on.

1 Thank flapflap
Singapore, Singapore
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

You must definitely visit this place in winter if you are in Jikgodani Noboribetsu. Walking amongst the untouched frozen landscape along the river is breathtaking. We had a leisurely walk in the early morning and no one was in sight. We had the whole wilderness to ourselves. The river, the frozen trees & the steam from the geysers. It was... More 

2 Thank freespiritG
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We would highly recommend this as part of any visit to Noboribetsu Onsen. We hiked the surrounding areas and the river area was the best of the scenery. Bathing one's feet in the warm water is an added bonus!

1 Thank Angry_Scampi
Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016

It's just so nice to sit down and soak you feet in warm running water after a long walk. A must if you visit Noboribetsu.

2 Thank PangCharasai

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