Aburaya in Yuhara hot spring village of Okayama Prefecture, has been used as a model for the ryokan that appeared in "Spirited Away". Aburaya is a ryokan with a history of more than 300 years. The current head of the family is the 15th generation!
It is called "Aburaya" because it was offering oil of Andon to travelers. The ryokan "Aburaya" appears in the animation "Spirited Away" under the same name.
Yuhara hot spring is located in the countryside of Okayama. You will enjoy without a Seichi pilgrimage.
It takes 2 hours and 30 minutes by bus from JR Okayama Station.