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Yufu— 1 night
Discover widely renowned onsens on a tour of Yufu, a tranquil town overlooked by a two-peaked mountain.Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Yufuin Area. Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Kinrin, soak in some Japanese tradition at Yufuin Area, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at African Safari, witness a stunning natural landmark at Kamado Jigoku, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Hells of Beppu, and finally get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Oita Marine Palace Aquarium Umitamago. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt. Yufu, find something for the whole family at Centleisure Kiijima Highlands Park, then get to know the resident critters at Takasakiyama Nature Zoo, and finally make a trip to Uchinari Rice Terraces.
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If you are flying in from Malaysia, the closest major airports are Fukuoka Airport, Kagoshima Airport and Hiroshima Airport. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in December, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Yufu
Beppu, Oita, African Safari
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