CITY GUIDE: Kobe City (神戸市)


Known for its delicacy Kobe beef, Kobe (神戸) is one of the ten largest cities of Japan and the capital of Hyogo prefecture. The port city of Kobe sits between the towering Rokko mountain range and the admirable Osaka Bay.

Enjoy the blue waters while you shop for goods and savor your taste buds in one of the liveliest spots, Kobe Harborland. This district overlooks a beautiful waterfront and offers more than just view with its shopping complexes Mosaic, Canal Garden and the exciting park with a Ferris Wheel.

For a contemporary art lover, Hyogo Prefecture Museum is heaven of earth showcasing works of artists from Japan and all over the world. However, coming to this cosmopolitan means one guaranteed trip to the famous Arima Onsen, a hot spring resort that falls within the perimeters of Kobe.

Indulge yourself in the comfort of Japan’s oldest hot spring resort and make your trip worthwhile.






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General Information: Want to know more about Kobe?! Click here to find out.

Transportation: Here is what you need to know about commute solutions in Kobe.