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Takarazuka is the town where you will find Takedao Hot Spring which is a secluded in a small mountain valley just north of the main part of town. This area is so mountainous that Takedao Station is mostly a tunnel inside a mountain. There is some nice hiking in the area and is a great chance to just relax in the mountain. This is definitely off the beaten track Japan.
Takarazuka is famous all around Japan for its Revue; performed by all-female troupes, in contrast to traditional Kabuki which as an all-male cast.