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This Shiga location boasts a population of about 300,000 people.
It is about 220 miles west of Tokyo, the national capital. It's also 3 miles west of Moriyama.
Want to find the best place to enjoy some fine weather? Spend the afternoon outdoors at the Kyu Chikurinin Garden. Alternatively, savour the fresh air and flip through the newspaper at Ojigaoka Park.
Skim some stones, listen to the birdsong and have a picnic at Lake Biwa.
Want to spend some time among nature? Hiratopia is waiting.
If you like to learn new things when you go on vacation, set aside some time to explore the Zeze Ware Museum and Otsu Festival Hikiyama Exhibition Pavilion, two of the better cultural attractions. Walk the halls at your own pace as you admire the collections, or just savour some downtime in one of the quiet nooks and crannies.
The science museums here have vast amounts of artifacts. Soak up the incredible world of science with a trip to the Otsu City Science Museum or Astronomical Observation Centre.
Go and see what you make of the works at the Otsu Painting Museum and the Shiga Kenritsu Kindai Bijutsukan. Sometimes art isn't for everyone, but at the very least it'll give you something to talk about!
Make your way through the peaceful corridors and get a glimpse of the artifacts and exhibits displayed at the Otsu City Museum of History.
Some believe that you can never know what makes a place tick until you know its past. Thankfully, Otsu has carefully preserved the Biwako Canal Memorial Hall, one of the region's most significant historic attractions.
Nagarebashi will be of interest to those who enjoy civil engineering.
Whether you consider yourself a spiritual person or not, you're sure enjoy an afternoon at the Enryakuji Temple and the Anyo-ji Temple. If you'd be interested to check out a couple more religious sites, check for guided tours at the Ishiyamadera Temple and Hiyoshi Taisha.
Roadside Station Biwako Ohashi Kome Plaza is a vibrant local retail zone, full of fashion, giftware and places to grab a snack.
To experience the more creative side of things, reserve seats at the Biwako Hall, one of the most popular performing art venues in the area. After the show, head off to one of the close-by eateries and sample the regional cuisine.
When the mercury starts to drop, you'll see the locals heading up for a day of skiing and snowboarding action at Biwako Valley Ski Resort.
You'll find 20 different Otsu accommodation options by checking out Expedia's comprehensive travel database.
Located in the heart of Otsu, this hotel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Lake Biwa and within 9 miles (15 km) of Kiyomizu Temple and Heian Shrine. Sanjusangendo Temple and Gion Corner are also within 9 miles (15 km).
Situated in Otsu, this hotel is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Lake Biwa and within 9 miles (15 km) of Kiyomizu Temple and Heian Shrine. Sanjusangendo Temple and Daigoji Temple are also within 9 miles (15 km).
Situated in Otsu, this ryokan is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Lake Biwa and within 9 miles (15 km) of Kanda Shrine and Mount Hiei. Aeon Mall Kusatsu and Biwako Valley Ski Resort are also within 12 miles (20 km).
Situated on a lake, this spa hotel is within 12 mi (20 km) of Heian Shrine, Miho Museum and Sanjusangendo Temple. Kiyomizu Temple and Gion Corner are also within 16 mi (25 km).
Situated in Otsu, this hotel is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Lake Biwa and within 6 miles (10 km) of Daigoji Temple and Murin-an. Kiyomizu Temple and Nijo Castle are also within 9 miles (15 km).
Situated on the Strip, this ryokan is within 3 mi (5 km) of Kyu Chikurinin Garden, Hiyoshi Taisha and Izu Shrine. Enryakuji Temple and Biwako Valley Ski Resort are also within 12 mi (20 km).
Situated in Otsu, this hotel is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Lake Biwa and within 6 miles (10 km) of Daigoji Temple and Murin-an. Kiyomizu Temple and Nijo Castle are also within 9 miles (15 km).
Located in the heart of Otsu, this hotel is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Lake Biwa and within 9 miles (15 km) of Kanda Shrine and Mount Hiei. Heian Shrine and Aeon Mall Kusatsu are also within 12 miles (20 km).