Tatsumaki Jigoku (Tornado Hell)

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Cheapo Article: Journeying the Eight Hells of Beppu
Area: Oita
Address: 778 Noda, Beppu-shi, Ōita-ken [map]

Tatsumaki Jigoku is one of Beppu’s “7 Hells”. It is located right next door to Chinoike Jigoku so is easy to knock off – especially if you doing all 7 hells.

Tatsumaki Jigoku is a geyser that spouts water at a temperature of 101 degrees celsius every 20 to 40 minutes.

Entrance to Tatsumaki Jigoku is 400yen for adults or you can enter with the 7 hells concession ticket available for 2,000yen.

Parking is available at the neighboring Chinoike Jigoku.

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