Sumata Gorge Area

Travel around hidden scenic beauty, Sumata Gorge

Sumata Gorge Onsen in Shizuoka Prefecture is often described as a hidden scenic beauty and is well-known as a “Japanese Serow” protected habitat. One of the main attractions for hikers is the Suspension Bridge of Dreams. It is listed the world's 10 suspension bridges you must cross before you die. Another attraction, the Sumatakyo Onsen is very popular especially among young women. Its smooth yet thick consistency spring water is believed to make their skin beautiful. To top things off, the Kawane area is also ranked as one of the two best places in Japan to command the beautiful starry sky. You may want to take the opportunity to enjoy a breathtaking starlit night!