Tateshina Onsen

Cool Breeze Scents the Onsen Resort on Plateau

Introduction of Hot Springs (Onsen)

At the foot of Mt. Tateshina lies a hot spring resort. Tateshina Onsen, Takinoyu, and Shinyu along Takinoyu River make up Tateshina Onsenkyo.

Tateshina Onsen has been cherished as a health resort. Visitors rejuvenate themselves in the breeze on the plateau, the sunlight dancing through the trees, birds’ songs, and the river’s murmuring, while sinking in the blessed hot spring.

Cherry blossoms popping in the last snow, alpine plants praising summer’s arrival, mountains dyed with red leaves, frosted trees sparking on the snow – the beautiful nature welcomes you in any season here.

Effects and characteristics of Hot Springs

Different springs offer a variety of qualities. Many are simple springs, while Tateshina Mimuro Onsen has the only high-temperature acidic spring in Nagano Prefecture, which is good for skin diseases, atopic eczema, gastrointestinal diseases, and chronic women’s diseases.

The warlord, Shingen’s secret retreat, 400-year-old Shinyu Onsen has a simple spring effective for cuts and scratches.

Takinoyu Onsen Motoyu has a hydrogen carbonate chloride spring. It’s clear and known as beauty water, effective for arthritis, sore muscles, joint pain, etc.
  • Spring Qualities

    Standard hot-spring Acidic hot-spring
  • Efficacy

    Autonomic instability Depression Insomnia Atopic dermatitis Psoriasis vulgaris Epidermoid pyoga


Access by public transportation.

About 30 min by bus from Chino Station

Access by car

About 30 min by car from Suwa Interchange

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