Mifuneyama, Rakuen Park, Japan
TeamLab teamed up with the Mifuneyama Rakuen Hotel Rakan Bath to offer an ancient hot spring and forest setting in the mountains with a contemporary art exhibition called, "A Forest Where Gods Live". Follow Sho Ikushima and guest as they experience the unique installation and relax.
Disclaimer: This video contains nudity
"The Rakan Bath, the winner of the SAUNACHELIN 2019, 2020 & 2021 Grand Prix, at Mifuneyama Rakuen Hotel have been completely renovated (both men's and women's). The men's bath now has a meditation sauna where guests can enjoy löyly (pouring hot water on sauna stones to produce steam, uses natural water from Mt. Mifune and roasted tea from Ureshino, Saga). The men's bath also has a cold water bath with hot spring water cooled to 16 degrees Celcius, and a large open-air bath/bathing space surrounded by the nature of Mt. Mifune.
The women's bath is also now equipped with a meditation sauna, allowing guests to enjoy löyly (uses natural water from Mt. Mifune) and Kugel (aroma balls that produce a scent when on top a sauna stove). It also has a cold water bath with hot spring water cooled to 17 degrees Celcius, a steam sauna, a cafe (has homemade pudding, detox water, etc.), and an open-air bath/bathing space surrounded by the nature of Mt. Mifune."
For more information, visit ~ https://www.mifuneyamarakuen.jp/en/
Producer: Sho Ikushima
Editor: Alex Albers
Assistant Camera / Sound Recordists: Ice Elloso; Ryan Gilchrist
Cast Sho Ikushima