Kobe: a town with a foreign-like feeling that developed while receiving influences from cultures of various other countries after the opening of Kobe port in 1868.
The downtown of Kobe, at 20-30 minutes by train from central Osaka, is a charming town that radiates high-sense trends in terms of fashion and gourmet, also boasting beautiful natural environment, with Mt. Rokko at its north abounding of green and the sea at its south.Moreover, its night view, which is lauded as one of the best three in Japan, charms travelers at night. There are plenty of areas not to be missed within short distance, such as Arima Onsen, Awaji Island, which is the largest island of the Seto Inland Sea, or Universal Studios Japan (R).Hotel Okura Kobe introduces to you our recommended touristic spots.
Kobe town offers you a lot of touristic spots that can be visited round within a short period of time, as touristic spots concentrate within its central area.We introduce our recommended courses, which allow you to enjoy Waterfront Kobe, where a foreign-like feeling stands next to Japanese culture.
Kobe’s Night View is lauded as one of the best three night views of Japan.
Kobe’s night view, beautiful as a jewelry box, can be viewed from a plenty of view spots, beginning with the view from the mountains to the gorgeously colored night view from the bay side.
Nankin-machi, overflowing with crowds; the former foreign settlement and Kitano that lets you feel its history; Kobe Harborland, which makes you feel Kobe the port town.We introduce to you charming touristic spots of Kobe that can be enjoy by a walk around.