Join Haruka Styles and local tour guides as they explore Oita’s unique experiences, activities, culture, accommodation, food, and history.
New videos every Saturday!View Videos
From a unique take on fried chicken, to traditional comfort foods, to food cooked in hell! Oita has an abundance of locally cultivated produce and local dishes to make any visit truly special. 'Kabosu', the locally harvested citrus fruit with a distinct fragrance is the perfect accompaniment to a multitude of dishes and drinks, read on for more info.Learn More
With lakes, waterfalls and stunning mountain treks, Oita has a number of options for anyone wishing to get away from city life and to truly get back in touch with nature. The vast Aso Kuju National Park and Kunisaki offer a range of trekking options that reward each participant with stunning views across the entire prefecture. If you're looking for some inspiration for your next nature break, please read on.Learn More
Tradition & Heritage
One great thing about Oita is that you can enjoy and learn about the history and culture of the prefecture through fun activities. The Kunisaki Peninsula, which offers many popular hiking trails, is home to many small temples and shrines, including the mysterious Futago-ji. A walking tour of Beppu's seven Hells is an absolute must, as are seeing the stunning stone buddha carvings that are all over 1,000 years old!Learn More
Arts & Culture
Oita has a rich history of arts and culture which is still very much evident to this day. With a number of highly respected museums and exhibitions all over the prefecture and traditional practices still very much observed in fields such as pottery and bamboo weaving, we are sure that you will find something here to awaken your creative flair.Learn More
There are numerous ways to relax in Oita prefecture, but since it is synonymous with hot spring (onsen) culture, we would like to show you some of the different ways you can have a great onsen experience, please read on for more information.Learn More
Explore Oita Japan YouTube Channel
Enjoy nature and outdoor activities in Bungoono City.
I'd like to show you the nature experiences that are possible in Bungoono city!Watch Now
Let's go to the home of Hello Kitty, Hiji Town!
This time, I would like to introduce an amusement park for the first time!Watch Now
Travel back in time to Bungotakada's Showa Town!
Check out all of the photogenic spots this place has to offer!Watch Now
Follow us for sights, news and competitions.
If you would like to keep up with the latest Oita information, be sure to follow our Instagram and Facebook accounts!
Each account is regularly updated and aims to show all of our followers exactly what makes Oita Prefecture such a special place.
If you would like your photo featured on our Instagram page, simply tag it with @tourismoita to let us know!tourism oita Instagram
tourism oita Facebook