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Quaint Japanese Street in Yufu

This was the first stop of our road trip around Kyushu we drove from Fukuoka Airport and used the... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
Lots of shops and food

We stayed at Tsukahara and drive down on Sunday morning . Parked at Lake Kinrin park-whole-day for... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2014
Pris W
Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 16 August 2018

Yunotsubo Road is the main shopping road for tourists in Yufuin. It's not far from the train station and bus terminal. You just walk straight out of the train station and jog slightly to the right onto a diagonal street once you cross a small...More

Thank Nelson P
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Get access easily from Yufuin station to this main street. There are a lot of things to see, to eat the local street food, and to shop the cute souvenirs and local snack.

1  Thank Japan_Discovery
Reviewed 1 January 2018

This was the first stop of our road trip around Kyushu we drove from Fukuoka Airport and used the telephone number of Kinrin Lake to navigate to the place There are many parking places around the lake (we parked at one which was 500yen for...More

1  Thank SingaporeMummy
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

There are LOTS of things to do here: 1. Shop If you like studio ghibli (eg spirited away), sanrio characters (eg hello kitty) and anime there are plenty of shops to keep you occupied. 2. Eat Plenty of food stalls along the way if you...More

Thank Rebekah L
Reviewed 22 June 2014

We stayed at Tsukahara and drive down on Sunday morning . Parked at Lake Kinrin park-whole-day for only 400yen . Lucky to chanced upon this car park, usual parking fee is 200yen per hour around this area. We spent almost whole day there , left...More

2  Thank Pris W
Reviewed 29 April 2014

Ok, it is touristy but it is admittedly a lovely quaint street! It brings excitement to the spa town. There is the cheesecake ice-cream (soooo good!) and the grilled wagyu beef yakitori. There are so many snacks along the way to entice you..... This beats...More

2  Thank MouMou
Reviewed 15 January 2014

This is an old lane lined with souvenir shops on both sides, selling all sorts of knick knacks and Japanese sweets. Ice cream (soft cream) seems to be popular with many shops selling this. Yufuin is also famous for its cake roll (very much like...More

1  Thank Karen C
Reviewed 10 September 2013

Yunotsubo Kaido is the shopping street in Yufuin and it is located about 10 minutes from Yufuin JR Station. The street is full of charming little shops and you can wander around the street for a day if you love shopping. There are restaurants, cafes...More

2  Thank orangemuffin
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