Beppu Benten Pond
See the wonder of this pond's turquoise blue, and have a taste of the famous waters.
55,000 tons of water of a termperature 14 degrees are released daily from this wellspring within the grounds of Itsukushima Shrine. The spring water is rich in calcium from limestone, and is only moderately hard. Beppu Benten is one of Japan's selected 100 Famous Springs.
|Access from Otani Sanso||Approx. 20 minutes by car|
|Address||Beppu, Shuho-cho, Mine City, Yamaguchi Prefecture 754-0603|
|Price/s||1 fishing rod (includes bait): 300 yen
Rainbow trout: 1,700 yen/kg
*1 rainbow trout is about 250g=approx. 400 yen
|Business/Opening Hours||Trout Fishing: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.|
|Website||Mine City, Yamaguchi Prefecture Akiyoshi-dai Quasi-National Park Sightseeing Information: "Beppu Benten Pond of the 100 Famous Springs"別ウィンドウ|