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Dorogawa Hot Spring Resort / Tenkawa-mura Village, Nara Pref.

 
Dorogawa Hot Spring Resort is situated in the Yoshino Kumano National Park at 820 meters above sea level, and the maximum temperature is about 26 degrees C even in summer.
The townscape that takes visitors back to the good old Showa period (1926-1989) is lined with traditional Japanese style inns known as ryokan and souvenir shops creating a unique atmosphere. It is said that the hot spring is good for nerve pain, sore muscles, and joint pain etc. Dorogawa Onsen Center is recommended for a day trippers.
The area has a nature trail and popular among hikers who like to appreciate the beauty of the season such as tender green of spring, cool breeze in summer, colored leaves in autumn and snow in winter.
 
Access:
Kintetsu Ltd. Express to Shimoichikuchi Sta. from Abenobashi Sta. (near JR/Subway Tennoji Station), and take Nara Kotsu Bus to Dorogawa Onsen (about 2 hours in total from Osaka)
 
 
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