About Goshogake Hot Spring
Gosokaku Onsen is located in Towada Hachimantai National Park, which spans Aomori, Iwate, and Akita prefectures in northeastern Japan, at an altitude of more than 1,000 meters above sea level. It is said that two beautiful women once made a promise of an afterlife for a man and jumped off a cliff here, giving rise to Gosokaku Onsen.
Houshang Hang Hot Spring is a sulfur spring, which is very effective in treating gastrointestinal diseases, neuralgia, arthralgia and rheumatoid diseases, so the folk proverb “Houshang Hang rides a horse and walks back” has been passed down since ancient times. In the Goseng Hang hot spring inn, there is a “box steam bath” where only the head peeks out of a wooden box, a “volcano bath” where you can soak to make your skin beautiful, a “mud bath” where you can wrap your whole body like a wet cloth to achieve a beautiful effect on your skin, and a “hot bath” where your whole body is heated.
The “nerve pain water” that heats up the whole body, the “sauna” that uses natural steam, the “massage water” that has a superior massage effect, and the “dew-pool”. “There are seven types of hot springs with different facilities and therapeutic effects, and visitors can choose from them according to their own characteristics and preferences when they arrive at a hot spring hotel.
How to get there
44 minutes by bus from Hachimantai Station
Bathing in a day spa.
It is a theme park of hot springs.
You can take mud baths, steam baths, and other unusual hot springs.
Since it is a hot spring resort, there were many local grandfathers there.
I went there around 1:00 p.m. on a national holiday, and it was crowded.
The parking lot was almost full.
I am glad I went.