Artículos for the theme Onsen, Hot Springs and Public Baths in Tokyo


Little known and frequented by tourists, the onsen Jakotsu-Yu is nevertheless popular with the regulars come to relax after a long day of work.

Jakotsu-Yu Onsen

A neighborhood onsen that was founded in the Edo period (1603-1868), the Jakotsu-Yu (蛇 骨湯) in Asakusa has kept its simplicity and its clientele. Have a nice dip.

It was around the Asakusa temple in Tokyo's Asakusa Kannon is Onsen.

Asakusa Kannon Onsen

Asakusa Kannon Onsen, a discreet place of ablution, near Sensoji, has preserved the atmosphere of the Japanese public establishments of the postwar period.

Utsukushi no yu

Practical and modern, Utsukushi no yu sento is also an up-market gym located a few meters from Takaido Station.

Hidden in the Ginza district, the onsen Komparu is a set of bathroom quite affordable.

Komparu-yu Onsen

A small bathhouse in the Ginza district, Komparu-yu offers an honest, relaxing experience.