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Otsu

With a great range of scenic and historic attractions, you will find plenty to see and do in Otsu.

This area of Shiga boasts a population of approximately 300,000 people.

It lies 3 miles west of Moriyama and about 220 miles west of Tokyo, the national capital.

Outdoor adventurers should be sure to check out Hiratopia.

Broaden your horizons by stepping into the Shiga Kenritsu Kindai Bijutsukan. Wander the halls, browse the various exhibits and be sure to ask about any upcoming special events.

If you get a charge out of seeing scientific artifacts and displays, Astronomical Observation Center ought to be your number-one stop.

Take some time to watch the water flowing underneath Nagarebashi. This age-old structure has played an important role in connecting the city.

The area's spiritual side is evidenced at the Enryakuji Temple and the Anyo-ji Temple. Izu Shrine and Kanda Shrine are also recommended sacred sites.

Roadside Station Biwako Ohashi Kome Plaza is a busy retail zone, filled with interesting fashion, accessories and fresh food venues.

You'll find some acclaimed live performance venues here. Among the finest is the Biwako Hall. Head off well before showtime and enjoy a few drinks with friends at one of the nearby restaurants or bars.

Snowboarders and skiers will have loads of fun at Biwako Valley Ski Resort. Rise early, explore the winding trails and take in the impressive vistas of the surrounding landscape from the summit.


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Lake Biwa Otsu Prince Hotel

Lake Biwa Otsu Prince Hotel

4-7-7 Nionohama, Otsu
4.2
of 5, from 716 reviews
3.5 out of 5.0

Situated in Otsu, this hotel is 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Aeon Mall Kusatsu and within 6 miles (10 km) of Lake Biwa and Shiga Kenritsu Kindai Bijutsukan. Kiyomizu Temple and Heian Shrine are also within 9 miles (15 km).

£75
Royal Oak Hotel Spa & Gardens

Royal Oak Hotel Spa & Gardens

23-1 Kayanoura, Otsu
4.3
of 5, from 115 reviews
4.0 out of 5.0

Situated on a lake, this spa hotel is 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from Aeon Mall Kusatsu and 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Shiga Kenritsu Kindai Bijutsukan. Kiyomizu Temple and Heian Shrine are also within 12 miles (20 km).

£186
Yumotokan

Yumotokan

2-30-7 Noka, Otsu
4.5
of 5, from 214 reviews
3.5 out of 5.0

Situated in Otsu, this hotel is within 9 miles (15 km) of Kanda Shrine, Lake Biwa and Aeon Mall Kusatsu. Biwako Valley Ski Resort and Mount Hiei are also within 12 miles (20 km).

£48
Seta Urban Hotel

Seta Urban Hotel

1-16-1 Ogaya, Otsu
3.7
of 5, from 76 reviews
3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Otsu, this hotel is 1.3 mi (2.2 km) from Aeon Mall Kusatsu and 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Shiga Kenritsu Kindai Bijutsukan. Kiyomizu Temple and Heian Shrine are also within 12 miles (20 km).

£115
Biwako Ryokusuitei

Biwako Ryokusuitei

6-1-6 Ogoto, Otsu
4.1
of 5, from 93 reviews
3.5 out of 5.0

Situated on the Strip, this ryokan is within 3 mi (5 km) of Kyu Chikurinin Garden, Hiyoshi Taisha and Izu Shrine. Biwako Valley Ski Resort and Enryakuji Temple are also within 12 mi (20 km).

£187
Satoyu Mukashibanashi Yuzanso Ryokan

Satoyu Mukashibanashi Yuzanso Ryokan

1-9-28 Ogoto, Otsu
4.4
of 5, from 123 reviews
3.5 out of 5.0

Situated on a lake, this ryokan is 3.9 mi (6.2 km) from Kanda Shrine and within 12 miles (20 km) of Lake Biwa and Mount Hiei. Aeon Mall Kusatsu and Biwako Valley Ski Resort are also within 12 miles (20 km).

Calendar Hotel

Calendar Hotel

Kasuga-cho 1-3, Otsu
4.2
of 5, from 33 reviews
2.5 out of 5.0

Situated in Otsu, this hotel is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Lake Biwa and within 9 miles (15 km) of Kiyomizu Temple and Nijo Castle. Heian Shrine and Sanjusangendo Temple are also within 9 miles (15 km).

£46
Toyoko Inn Kyoto Biwako Otsu

Toyoko Inn Kyoto Biwako Otsu

2-1-28 Nagara, Otsu
4.2
of 5, from 5 reviews
3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Otsu, this hotel is 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from Lake Biwa and within 6 miles (10 km) of Daigoji Temple and Kyoto Municipal Zoo. Kiyomizu Temple and Nijo Castle are also within 9 miles (15 km).

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