Breathtaking view of mountain and sea (Photo: Sherilyn Siy)

Beppu Tower

A 360 degree view of the volcanic city

Sherilyn Siy   - 1 min read

Completed in 1957, Beppu Tower is 100 meters tall. For ¥200, you can visit the observation deck on the 7th floor (55 meters) and enjoy a 360 degree view of Beppu City. If you love things old, you will appreciate its vintage feel. Red checked tables and matching padded chairs, black and white photos, and commemorative coin machines that look straight out of the 1980s send visitors back in time. Beppu Tower is a member of All-Japan Towers Association.

Sherilyn Siy

Sherilyn Siy @sherilyn.siy

For Sherilyn Siy, Asia is home. Born in Hong Kong, Sherilyn spent time in the Philippines, China, and now lives in Japan. She speaks English, Filipino, Chinese (or putonghua), and Hokkien, her family's local dialect. Running is one of her favorite ways to explore Japan. She proudly finished the 2...