Oita culture x nearby sightseeing
Artistic spots are like Oita Art Museum and OPAM.
Visiting spots are like Umitamago Aquarium and Mt. Takasaki with wild monkeys, etc.
An easily accessible location links you up with your desired destinations!
It’s close to Oita station, with great selections to fill up your stomach and night activities to enjoy.
- Approx. 11-min drive from out hotel
The famous spot of cherry blossoms
The Peace Citizen Park
A relaxing and refreshing park in the area, nice to visit throughout the year.
It’s especially famous for the scenic cherry blossoms in spring.
Art, culture, history
Oita Prefectural Art Museum
“A museum with encounters and stimulations in all five senses”
The horizontal gate in the south is 6-meter-high and it can be opened to connect the indoor and outdoor areas. It’s easy to reach.
Oita Art Museum
Oita Art Museum is inside Uenogaoka park, a park filled with green colors. The peaceful museum mixes well with the natural environment in harmony.
Horuto Hall OITA
An integrated facility in the south of Oita station for cultural exchange. Different events are being held in its plaza.
Oita Sports Park (Oita Bank Dome)
An integrated sports park facility for sports and recreation.
Yusuhara Hachimangu shrine
A magnificent shrine surrounded by cedar trees.
- Approx. 17-min drive from our hotel
Oita Marine Palace Aquarium
An amusement park filled with marine animals located along National Route No. 10 on the coastal side.
Sightseeing in Oita
Takasakiyama Natural Zoo
With wild monkeys living in the area for close observation. One of the top famous natural parks in Japan.
Oita Castle Ruin Park and the castle remains
Oita Castle was built in 1597. Now, the central area in which the Tenshu tower was located is now filled with water, and the historical spot is reopened as Oita Castle Ruin Park.
Foods in Oita
A butter-coated biscuit with Japanese white paste or paste raisin inside. A East-meet-West baked confection.
Yoshino chicken rice
“Yoshino chicken rice” is an old home food in the Yoshino area since the ancient times. Yoshino area is full of nature, and it’s in the middle south region of the prefecture.
Seafood in Oita
Oita is a prefecture by the sea and thus with delicious seafood. There are also a lot of great sushi bars.
Toriten, chicken tempura
Toriten is a local cuisine in Oita. The tempura (deep fries) of hot juicy chicken meat.
“Oita Bungo beef” is an Oita brand, with great balance of red meat and fat.
Dango soup is a local cuisine in Oita. You feel the warmth and feel like home.