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Oze Hinoemata Onsen

Oze Hinoemata Onsen has hot springs fed to every household, as well as facilities run by the village for day visits. Aruza Oze no Sato, Hiuchi no Yu, Koma no Yu are all names of hot spring establishments in the area.

Hinoemata area is also famous for Kabuki, a form of traditional performing art in Japan. Traditional Kabuki performances with a rich history dating from the Edo period are still performed to this day on Hinoemata's kabuki stage, which is over 250 years old. There are three performances per year (May 12, August 18, and the first Saturday of September)



Explore historical and cultural treasures such as the kabuki stage, the "Hashiba-no-banba" statue, "itakura" wooden storehouses, "six jizo" statues, and the Hinoemata Folk Village by foot. A trip to Hinoemata area Yamodo Cuisine: a characteristic cuisine including sliced 100% buckwheat noodles, and "Hatto" soba and rice cakes.

Visitors can also enjoy the nature of Hinoemata Mini Oze Park, with walks and fishing, a park which comes to life with bright colours throughout the year as various flowers come to bloom.

Oze is at the gateway to Oze National Park, and is ideal as a base for hiking in the Oze marshes, and for climbing mountains such as Hiuchigatake, Aizu Komagatake, Teishakuzen, and Tashiroyama.

Information

Location
887-1 Shimonohara, Hinoemata, Minami-Aizu, Fukushima Pref. 967-0525
Contact
Oze Hinoemata Onsen Tourism Association
TEL: +81-241-75-2432 (no foreign language support)/ FAX: +81-241-75-2336
E-mail:info@oze-info.jp
Website
http://www.oze-info.jp/
Hours
08:30 ~ 18:00 (winter, until 17:00)
Closing Days
None
Parking
Available
Entrance Fee
Visitor center free of charge. Hinoemata Folk Village, Adults \200/Children (elementary and junior high school students) \100

Hinoemata Kabuki Stage, and the nearby museum are free to enter.
Pets
Not allowed
Access
By car: 2 hours from Nishinasuno-Shiobara IC on the Tohoku Expressway
By train: 70 min bus ride from Aizukogen-Ozeguchi on the Aizu Line and Aizu Kinugawa Line

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