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This is an activity for enjoying Wakura quietly at night. Temples and bridges are lit up, allowing visitors to enjoy the romantic atmosphere of the hot spring resort. Stroll around in “yukatas (informal kimonos)” for a special night out.

Togetsukyo Bridge

Togetsukyo Bridge spanning across an inlet is enveloped in the nostalgic light of street lamps at night. It is a popular spot for the placid waters, which reflect the cityscape, and its retro-looking design reminiscent of the Taisho period.

Togetsukyo Bridge

Seirin-ji Temple

The steps leading up to the front gate are lit up beautifully. The single road leading up to the steps too, are lit up by orange street lamps, giving the area a nostalgic atmosphere. Visitors are invited to enjoy a leisurely stroll in the area.

Seirin-ji Temple

The Foot Baths of Soyu

Soyu is a public bath in Wakura Onsen where the beautiful night lights are a must-see. Soak your feet in the foot bath near the entrance and enjoy a romantic moment.

The Foot Baths of Soyu

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