RECOMMENDED SHORE EXCURSION SIGHTSEEING PLANS
Kobe is also home to numerous attractive sightseeing spots.
These spots include venerable shrines, temples where you can experience Zazen meditation, and facilities where you can learn about disaster preparedness and Kobe’s recovery after the earthquake. There is also a treasure trove of gourmet delicacies to savor, such as world-famous Kobe Beef and sake brewed in Kobe’s Nada district, which produces 30% of all the sake available in Japan.
Furthermore, Kobe is also referred to as “Pearl City”, as it is one of the world’s largest pearl markets, where pearls from all around the world can be found.
Learn about the Earthquake and Recovery
A Historical Walk through the City of Canals
|Area:||Hyogo no Tsu|
Kobe Romance Spots
|Area:||Sannomiya, Kitano, Waterfront|
Experience Japanese Architecture
Tour a Wide Variety of Religious Architecture
The Hometown of Japanese Sake
Onsen, Japanese Hot Springs
|Category:||Hot Spring Baths|
Pearl City Kobe
Places Overlooking Kobe
|Area:||Mt. Rokko, Mt. Maya|
Shopping in Kobe’s Old Town
|Area:||Suidosuji, Higashiyama Shopping Street|
Shopping in Kobe
|Area:||Sannomiya, Motomachi, Mosaic|