Shin-onsen is a town in the northern area of Hyogo Prefecture that lies adjacent to Tottori Prefecture and is surrounded by mountains, hot springs, and the ocean. About 46.3% of Shin-onsen is designated as a nature park, which includes a 1000meter tall mountain made up of the San'in Kaigan Geopark, Hy?nosen-Ushiroyama-Nagisan Quasi-National Park, and the Tajima Sangaku Prefectural Park.


Shin-onsen List of Yearly Events
Cherry Blossom Season For 2 weeks between the end of March and mid April (the trees bloom at different times every year)
Hamasaka Port Hotaru Ika (firefly squid) Festival First Sunday in April
Baikamo flower season Between the end of May to the end of July (the flowers may be washed away depending on the river's current and water levels.)
Shoubu Tug of War First Sunday in June
National Hide and Seek Tournament Third Sunday in June
Kawasuso Festival and Fireworks Mid July
Yumura Fire Festival August 24th
Tajima Cattle Festival End of September
Ueyama Highlands Fall Colors Around October
Hamasaka Port Crab Festival End of November