Yamagata is unique within Japan, for all 35 cities, towns and villages contain a hot spring. It can be considered the "hot spring capitol" of Japan. Hot spring districts throughout the prefecture each have their own special characteristics. For nature lovers, there are hot springs with beautiful views of mountains, valleys, the Sea of Japan. There are many different types of hot springs such as large modern facilities, and also hot springs with special healing powers that have provided relief to those with illnesses such as cancer. We are confident that you will find the perfect hot spring in Yamagata.
With any of our tours, East Japan Tourism can take you to any hot spring that you desire.