Kobe Area

Kobe is considered one of Japan’s most attractive cities surrounded by mountains and sea, offering picturesque harbor views and western architecture. The most attractive element is that the city is its diverse cultures. There are old foreign embassies and residence area once occupied by foreign ambassadors, dating back to the 19 century. Unlike other Japanese cities, Kobe is unique as the western influence is present, giving the city a European feel.

Popular Locations

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    We recommend taking in the stunning view of Kobe offered by Port Tower or simply strolling around the areas surrounding the Port of Kobe.

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    The Old Foreign Settlement was established in the area when the Port of Kobe opened. The antique buildings still remains and gives you a special western atmosphere, contrasting with its surroundings.

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    Awaji Island

    This island has various types of beautiful natures and a well known bridge named Akashi Kaiyo Bridge surrounded by splendid ocean.