This article was published on
23rd March, 2021
JR EAST PASS (Tohoku area) gives you a free Shinkansen ride for 5 consecutive days.
You can travel around the Tohoku area with this PASS.
Here is a recommended route for you to enjoy your whole day.
Pick your routes and make your own 5days trip around the Tohoku area.
This is the plan to travel around Ginzan Onsen by bus and walk, and Traditional Crafts Experience!
Oishida Station is the starting point of our trip.
There are around four buses to go to Ginzan Onsen scheduled per day. Check the timetable and enjoy the Onsen and magnificent view fully.
In case you stay at Ginzan Onsen, many Ryokan hotels offer free shuttle service between Oishida Station.
* JR EAST PASS (Tohoku area) cannot be used for buses that are mentioned in this route
* JR EAST PASS (Tohoku area) can be used for Shinkansen and local lines to go to Oishida Station
↓ Hanagasa Bus bound for Ginzan Onsen (85 min)
Ginzan Onsen bus stop
↓ Walk (5 min)
Senshin Kyo (Senshin Gorge)
Takimikan, Izu no Hana
You will find yourself lounging in the jazzy atmosphere inside while watching the nostalgic townscape of Ginzan Onsen. Furthermore, you can treat yourself to not only great Soba noodles but also delicious Sake and sweets.
Izu Kokeshi Kobo
You can try Kokeshi painting, as well as purchasing products.
Ginzan Onsen is a quite popular destination for foreign tourists. You would fully admire the traditional atmosphere of the town while you take a walk around town.
Notes: Access information to Oishida Station from Tokyo Station
↓ Yamagata Shinkansen Tsubasa, 3 hrs 20 min
Tags : Onsen, Yamagata