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Onsen Quang Hanh: What to Expect & Essential Tips

December 30, 2023 - 563 views

If you come to Quang Ninh to travel, in addition to famous places, you can also have exciting experiences at Yoko Onsen. Not just a mineral spring, Onsen Quang Hanh combines many resort services, and hot spring services are its essential highlights. Let's find out what to expect from the best getaway near Halong Bay.

With Japanese style, Onsen Quang Hanh is the leading destination in Vietnam with the advantage of terrain and mountain landscape available in the area. Without the blue sea, white sand, sunshine, or the green mountains, Onsen Quang Ninh will still promise to bring a lot of unique and new experiences to tourists.

In this guide, BestPrice Travel will give you a closer look at this Japanese-style luxury resort complex of Yoko Onsen. So, without further ado, let's get into the details.

Yoko Onsen - Japanese Wellness Experience in Vietnam

One of the things that makes this charming complex stand out is its sublime location with overlapping and majestic mountains surrounding it. Its unique location can give you a feeling of awe when admiring a picturesque natural setting.

In addition, the space at Onsen Yoko pulses with a nature-friendly feel through a system of grasslands and trees periodically planned around outdoor swimming pools, resorts, etc. Therefore, it will allow you to immerse yourself in a different relaxing atmosphere that you will never get in busy urban areas.

Besides, this Quang Ninh resort is also famous for its unique architecture, which is very "Japanese." It will quickly captivate you because of its charm in Japanese architecture design and rustic wood materials, adding to its full-of-charm look. 

This place will fully recreate the image of a hot spring that you often see in Japanese movies or anime. With an eye-catching outdoor swimming pool, unique hot springs, and impressive stone walls, we bet you'll have the most enjoyable experiences.

As a result, you will gain a more valuable understanding of Japan's culture, making you love this exciting and mysterious country even more.

Yoko Onsen - Japanese Wellness Experience in Vietnam

Yoko Osen Quang Hanh in Quang Ninh

Rejuvenate Services in Onsen Quang Hanh

Of course, a resort can only be famous if it comes with quality services, and Onsen Quang Hanh is no exception. So, what are the excellent relaxing services here?

Onsen Baths

Coming to this place, you will have wonderful therapeutic experiences, outdoors and indoors, through many fantastic onsen baths and pot baths available for both men and women.

  • Garden Bath

Leave the daily noise to enter the tranquil hot springs and immerse yourself in the garden bath of Yoko Onsen. You will get precious relaxation with Japanese-style Onsen. In particular, Yoko will also add to these baths with some seasonal fruits to make a more memorable experience for visitors.

Garden Bath at Yoko Onsen Quang Hanh

Guest enjoys under "waterfall" in garden

  • Pot Bath

A pot bath in the public zone will allow visitors to enjoy the Onsen in their own space. It will be a pleasant experience to regenerate new skin while admiring the captivating natural scenery.

Pot Bath at Yoko Onsen Quang Hanh

The peaceful atmosphere in the Pot Bath area

  • Rock Baths

The rock bath inspired by nature's wilderness will bring visitors freshness and tranquility. It is one of the perfect ways to melt away stress and fatigue.

Rock Baths at Yoko Onsen Quang Hanh

The pool equips therapeutic rocks

  • Whirlpools

You can expect hot water jets to help boost your blood circulation, massage your whole body, and relax tense muscles. Refresh your muscles, while your skin will be smooth and supple because of the action of air bubbles.

Moreover, the ultrasonic effect generated by the vortex bubbles can help support digestion, help promote the body's resistance and restore the function of the joints to enhance muscle flexibility.

Whirlpools at Yoko Onsen Quang Hanh

Whirlpools at Onsen Quang Hanh

  • Cave Bath

This Onsen's design was inspired by a cave, allowing it to have a mysterious feel and look. Taking Onsen in a cave will be an engaging experience that you won't get anywhere else but Yoko Onsen. 

Remember that the temperature inside the cave is always high, so you should be careful when getting in.

Cave Bath at Yoko Onsen Quang Hanh

A tourist takes a shower in the cave

  • Jacuzzi

The jacuzzi generates air bubbles with a vibration called the flutter effect. What's interesting is that they act as a massage. The flutter effect of skin flow should promote blood circulation and make the skin smoother.

  • Carbonated Bath

There is no denying that a hot spring with a high concentration of dissolved carbonic acid is considered a medically recognized bathing method. By immersing yourself in a long carbonated bath, you can expect to enhance blood circulation and improve your skin.

Carbonated Bath at Yoko Onsen Quang Hanh

Hot water makes smoke in a Carbonated bath

  • Water Bath

It would be great to get a refreshing feeling in the 14 ͦ C or 18 ͦ C cold soak after hot steaming. It is also typically combined with the salted rock to enhance the rejuvenating effect, making your skin smoother.

Water Bath at Yoko Onsen Quang Hanh

Traditional Japanese pool with cold water

  • Foot Bath

It is a healthy method that warms the body by immersing in water above the ankles. A foot bath will help to boost metabolism in your body and enhance blood circulation throughout your body too.

Foot Bath at Yoko Onsen Quang Hanh

Dipper, a wooden clog, and a pot for guest

Saunas

This complex also has a variety of saunas available that allow guests to improve circulation, relax muscles, and stimulate endorphin release.

  • Rock Sauna

This bathing method refers to warming up natural ore by applying heat which delivers a thermal effect by lying on top of it.

Rock Sauna at Yoko Onsen Quang Hanh

Guests relish hot temperatures

  • Stadium Sauna

It will provide a pleasant sweating effect in a stadium-style seating design. So it will improve the suppleness of your skin.

Stadium Sauna at Yoko Onsen Quang Hanh

A guest enjoys the sauna room with stadium-style

  • Cold Sauna

This room will gently cool down your hot body. The rock bath's warming effect will bring an excellent stimulus to your skin, increasing the beauty effect.

Cold Sauna at Yoko Onsen Quang Hanh

Guests practice meditation in a cold sauna

  • Loyly

It is an authentic Finnish sauna method. The water would be splashed onto hot stones to make steam, increasing your body's temperature and promoting healthy sweating.

Loyly at Yoko Onsen Quang Hanh

Loyly pool at Onsen Quang Hanh

Spa Services

Nurture yourself with many treatment rooms where you can get traditional Japanese treatments like Sei-Tai Massage, Shiatsu Massage, and signature facials. You also don't want to miss oil massage, foot massages, Thai massage, and various other services in the spa's expansive public area. 

  • Shiatsu Massage

Shiatsu is one of the oriental therapeutic massage methods that have been popular in Japan for a long time. This method refers to massaging using the fingers.

Shiatsu Massage at Yoko Onsen Quang Hanh

Staff does Shiatsu massage for woman

  • Foot Massage

This massage therapy originated in China and has been popular in Japan for a long time. It will reduce fatigue by focussing on a specific part of the foot sole pressed firmly, and the corresponding body part will relax accordingly.

You may also inquire about what Halong Spa & Massage has to offer.

Health Benefits of Yoko Onsen Bath

More than just relaxing while soaking in hot mineral springs, it is also an excellent natural therapy for health, especially for those working hard and the elderly.

  • Boost the body’s resistance

These unique Onsen baths will significantly improve your health, various saunas, and dedicated massage services. Thanks to that, you will be all set to face the difficulties and hardships ahead.

  • Find balance from the chaos of daily life

After hard working days and constantly facing pressure, there is nothing better than soaking in mineral water to relax and admire the beautiful natural landscape. The exhilarating moments at Onsen Quang Hanh will help you calm your mind and restore work-life balance after a few-day retreat.

  • Prevent mental and physical health problems

You can also promote your body's resistance and the function of the joints to enhance muscle flexibility. Also, this therapy is really good for your skin and prevents joints, nerve pains, and wounds problems.

  • Stimulate blood circulation to regenerate skin beauty

When you experience a dip in the mineral water in Onsen Quang Hanh, you can expect your blood circulation to be enhanced, your whole body massaged, and tense muscles to relax. Moreover, your muscles will refresh, while your skin will be smooth and supple, thanks to the action of air bubbles.

Benefits at Yoko Onsen Quang Hanh

A tourist relaxes with a Pot Bath

Essential Tips for the Best Yoko Onsen Experience

Here are some tips that you should stick to for the best mineral bathing experience at Onsen Quang Ninh.

  • Before getting on the onsen bath, you will need to wash your hair and take a shower. All shower rooms have stools, gel, shampoo, and conditioner.
  • It is essential to use the restroom before entering the onsen bath. Also, if traveling with your children, ensure that your little one uses this restroom before getting on the onsen. That way, your experience will not be interrupted.
  • Remember that the onsen water can be scalding, so being prudent when entering is necessary. 
  • Let's start by using the warm water in the separate tank to rinse your chest and abdomen. It makes a lot of sense medically.
  • Soak and relax in the hot waters to gain healing properties from them.
  • If you want to take advantage of the sauna after onsen, you must wipe down your body first. 
  • We recommend trying various cold and hot saunas to gain the entire experience. Generally, take a hot sauna before going to the cold one.
  • Don't bring a towel into the water. Instead, you can put it on the side of the bath and ensure it cannot touch the bath water.
  • Ensure your hair does not touch the water for hygienic reasons while bathing.
  • You should not allow water to rise above your shoulder level. Otherwise, it will pressure your heart and lungs, putting you in danger.
  • If you have cardiovascular disease or high blood pressure, you should be careful during using onsen.
  • The length of time you soak in the bath will depend on the temperature of the water. If the water temperature is around 43°C to 45°C, the recommended time is 5 to 10 minutes at a time. If the temperature is below 40°C, 20 to 30 minutes is ideal.

Yoko Onsen is promised to make Quang Ninh a leading wellness resort destination in the region and the world. It also contributes to eliminating seasonal tourism weaknesses that have hindered local development for many years.

A picture is worth a thousand words. So, let's contact BestPrice Travel now to get a trip to Onsen Quang Hanh at an affordable price. 

Thanh Dat

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