- Must-Visit Attractions Accessible from Oita Airport -
A Majestic Land with Charming Temples and Nature
From Oita Airport, you can go to various spots overflowing with charm including temples, hot springs and other places with natural beauty.
Kunisaki Peninsula Stone Buddha Tour
The Kunisaki Peninsula is dotted with temples of a group called the "Rokugo Manzan." Unique stone Buddhas such as the "Kawanaka Fudo" and "Kumano Magaibutsu" are must-sees.
Kunisaki Peninsula Long Trail
It is a mountain trail where "Rokugo Manzan" monks walk during their training, there you can walk while experiencing the nature and history.
Showa Era Town
Bungotakada city of Kunisaki Peninsula has a retro shopping district with a 1960s atmosphere. It's popular as the location where "Miracles of the Namiya General Store" was filmed. The "Showa Roman Kura" museum is also known as a location used for filming. In the shopping area, you can take an eating tour of ice pops and croquettes and ride retro touring buses.
Hot Springs Resort "Yufuin"
An area rich in nature where you can relax in a hot spring while admiring Mount Yufu. You can leisurely tour around the countryside on horseback.
Beppu Onsen, Hells of Beppu "Ippen Shonin's Hot Spring"
Beppu is one of Japan's best hot spring towns. Today, the multi-colored springs of the Hells of Beppu are a major tourist destination, but once upon a time they were feared as a hellish landscape attracting evil and death. It is said that the monk Ippen Shonin calmed the boiling water of the hot spring using his Shinto and Buddhist faith.
"Doors to explore 'NIPPON'", a special program that showcases scenes hand-picked from NHK's "SHIN NIHON FUDOKI", a show that conveys the beautiful scenery and profound culture of Japan, is screened on five TV monitors installed in the departure area of Haneda Airport. Do enjoy the video before you leave Haneda Airport.