The location of this hostel is convenient for sightseeing Amanohashidate, Kasamatsu Park, Nariai-ji Temple, Funaya (Boat House) and the Tango Peninsula ., Tango Area lies in the northern tip of Kyoto Prefecture and faces the Japan Sea. It has a variety of coasts, with a fault coast, an irregular coastline and long white beaches. Natural landscapes from Tango Peninsula to Mt. Oe are designated as parts of Sanin Coast National Park, Tango Amanohashidate & Mt. Oe Quasi-national Park, and Wakasa Bay Quasi-national Park. There are also famous spots such as Ineura Funaya-gun, designated as an Important Preservation District for Groups of Historic Buildings, Chirimen Kaido, which recreates the ancient town at the time when Tango Chirimen was at its peak, The area is also rich in fresh food, including exceptional Matusba crabs, well known by their nickname Taiza-gani Crabs, Kanburi, Tango-Torigai, Iwagaki Oysters and Tango Koshihikari Rice, making Tango highly praised for its cuisine. It is one of the best hot spring areas in the Kansai Area with more than 20 hot springs. Getting to the hostel: About 195km from Kansai International Airport.Take a JR train from Kansai International airport to Osaka station or Kyoto station. Take a Bus #5 7 9 8 from Amanohashidate station to MotoisekonoJinja-mae bus stop. then about 10 min walk from ‘MotoisekonoJinja-mae’ bus stop to Youth Hostel. It is about 100 mins from Kyoto city and about 110 mins from Osaka city by High way. 130km North West of Kyoto City Centre.140km north west of Osaka City Centre. About 2 hours from JR Kyoto Station or JR Osaka station to Amanohashidate station (Kitakinki tango tetsudo line).