Category Guide

  • History
  • Culture & Facilities
  • Hot springs
  • Food & Specialty Products
  • Experience
  • Nature
  • Shopping
  • Accomodations

Welcome to Hyogo

Experience the sights, sounds, and tastes of Hyogo. Let us inspire you.

Hyogo What's New

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Awaji Flower Exhibition: the World of the Takarazuka Venue

May 2 - 5 2015 Himeji Castle Festival & Mapping Show
April to December 2015 Tajimawaru Premium Tour Bus
Kobe City offers Free Wi-Fi for non-Japanese Tourists
May 30 - 31 2015 Aioi Peron Festival
Tue May 5 Kushaku Wisteria Viewing
Sat May 2 – Mon May 4 Infiorata Kobe 2015
Date:Early to late April Izushi Sakura Festival
Mar 27 2015 Himeji Castle Reopened
Sat Mar 21 – Sun May 31 Awaji Flower Exhibition: the World of the Takarazuka Venue
Sat Mar 21 – Sun May 24 Special Art Exhibition; Takehiko Inoue Interprets Gaudi’s Universe

Model Courses - various courses in each area

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Himeji Excursion: Visit a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a Famous Film Location

Course visiting Shoshazanenkyouji, known for Himeji Castle (World Heritage Site) and as the filming location for the movie “The Last Samurai”

Cruise Around Kobe: Food, Fashion, and Love -Seaside Course-

A day trip in what many considers Japan's most fashionable city, Kobe.

Kinosaki Hot Springs: stroll around the hot spring town in yukata (Japanese cotton kimono) and geta (Japanese wooden sandals) & enjoy delicious seafood

Course dedicated to experience Kinosaki Onsen, the top hot spring town in Kansai region. Rent a car and enjoy the road trip!

San’in Coast & Hot Springs: Visit the potential location of the National Geopark

San'in Coast is currently being proposed to become one of the sites for International Network of Geoparks. Yumura Onsen was selected as a filming site for a Japanese TV drama because of its beauty.

Area Information

Hyogo Area Map
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