Shirako Onsen in Shirako Area

Shirako Onsen - A Guide to the Hot Springs in Chiba, Japan

About Shirako Onsen

Shirako Onsen is a hot spring resort located in the Shirako area of Chiba, Japan. The hot springs are known for their milky white water, which is said to have healing properties for the skin. The area is also known for its fresh seafood, which can be enjoyed at the many local restaurants.

Getting to Shirako Onsen

Shirako Onsen is located approximately 90 minutes from Tokyo by train. Take the JR Sobu Line from Tokyo Station to Chiba Station, then transfer to the JR Sotobo Line and get off at Shirako Station. From there, it is a short bus ride to the hot spring resort.

Things to Do in Shirako Onsen

  • Relax in the hot springs
  • Enjoy fresh seafood at local restaurants
  • Visit the nearby Shirako Lighthouse for stunning ocean views
  • Take a walk along the beach

Where to Stay in Shirako Onsen

There are several hotels and ryokans (traditional Japanese inns) in Shirako Onsen. Some popular options include:

  • Shirako Hotel
  • Shirako New Beach Hotel
  • Shiosai no Yado Seikai
  • Shirako Grand Hotel