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Otsu

Known for Culture, Lakes and Temples

Discover the relaxing city of Otsu—lake views, hot springs, and top sights from Biwako Valley Ski Resort to Lake Biwa.

How do you get to Otsu?

Discover the relaxing city of Otsu—lake views, hot springs, and top sights from Biwako Valley Ski Resort to Lake Biwa.

Things to do in Otsu

Enjoy a stop at Enryakuji Temple, a landmark worth seeing in Otsu. Check out the temples and top-notch restaurants in this walkable area.

Enjoy a stop at Ishiyamadera Temple, a landmark worth seeing in Otsu. Amble within picturesque gardens or visit the shops in this culturally-rich area.

Commune with nature and explore the great outdoors at Lake Biwa Canal during your travels in Otsu. Wander the lakeside or discover the hot springs in this relaxing area.