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Jigokudani (Valley of Hell) Review

A volcanic crater in a bow-shape valley, Jigokudani has hundreds of multicolor geysers pulsing like the heartbeat of Earth itself. Not to worry, though; the walkways to photo ops have handrails and are very safe. It's a short walk from all Noboribetsu hotels and well worth a look. There's no admission fee or formal open hours. Prepare to explain to your kids that the strong smell came from the earth, not you.

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  • Address: Noboribetsu Onsen, Noboribetsu, 059-0551
  • Cost: Free
  • Hours: Open 24 hrs
  • Location: Noboribetsu Onsen
Updated: 09-20-2013

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