Oku-Nikko 3 – Yumoto Onsen

Climbing above the Yudaki Waterfalls, you come to Yunoko Lake and Yumoto Onsen (hotsprings). Hotsprings here actually date back 1200 years, founded in 788AD by a priest named Shoto:

 Yunoko 5  Yunoko 2

The lake is popular for fishing and there is a nice walk which takes you around most of the circumference of the lake:

Yunoko 4

Yunoko 3

Yunoko 1

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3 thoughts on “Oku-Nikko 3 – Yumoto Onsen

  1. It must be so comfortable to bathe in hot water whereas the air is fresh and cool. The blue water surfaces in your photos are so beautiful.

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