There are many places to have a hands-on experience near Kobe, a stylish town!

Arima Onsen is a hot spring area less than 1 hour from Kobe and Osaka. Its streets are lined with longstanding ryokan, souvenir shops, temples and shrines, and you can enjoy the ambiance of a hot spring town here. There are several kinds of hot springs flowing. The reddish brown hot water is known as kinsen (golden spring) and the clear, colorless water is known as ginsen (silver spring).

TEL078-904-0708 (Arima Hot Springs Tourism Association)