Sightseeing spots in the area

Please see below for the information on recommended sightseeing spots in the area.

Universal Studios Japan

Meriken Park

Kitano Ijinkan



The Museum of Hanshin Koshien Stadium

Port Island

Kobe Bay Cruise

Mitsui Outlet Park Marine Pia Kobe

Kyocera Dome Osaka

Osaka Castle Park

The Museum of Hanshin Koshien Stadium “The Museum of Hanshin Koshien Stadium” was opened in the Hanshin Koshien Stadium in March 2010. You can learn a lot about high school baseball, Hanshin Koshien Stadium, and HANSHIN Tigers. They provide various tours as well.
Universal Studios Japan® There are various areas with many faces filled with thrills—it is a different world. It is a theme park full of world-class entertainments, where people of all ages can enjoy exciting rides based on Hollywood blockbuster movies and performances of popular characters.
Hakushika Memorial Sake Brewery Museum Nadagogo, home to sake. A sake museum where you can enjoy the culture of sake.
“Sekijuan”, operated by Ozeki
“Sakagura Dori Rengakan”, operated by Nihonsakari
“Hakutaka Rokusuien”, operated by Hakutaka
Kitano Ijinkan A famous tourist spot where there are many exotic Western-style houses as if stuck in a time warp.
Rokkosan Rokkosan, a mountain known for the “ten million-dollar night view”. This is where the “Kobe Golf Club”, which is the first golf course in Japan, is located. There are numerous other tourist sites as well.
Hyogo Performing Arts Center Provides 600 performances annually including orchestra, opera, ballet, and plays.
Nishinomiya Gardens One of the largest shopping malls in western Japan, where there are over 260 shops.
Meriken Park Opened in 1987. An oceanfront park representing Kobe, which was made in commemoration of the 120th anniversary of the opening of Kobe Port.
Harborland A town newly born in 1992 in the waterfront area on the eastern side of JR Kobe Station. A bay area representing Kobe.
Port Island The first artificial island of Kobe which you can go to from JR Sannomiya Station using Port Liner, the new transportation system.
Kobe Bay Cruise You will be fully fascinated by the Kobe Port with a cruise on a luxury ship. The ship goes on a route in the Osaka Bay, and there are many highlights in the course, including the broad view of the Akashi Kaikyo Bridge, Kobe Airport Terminal, and Port Island.
Mitsui Outlet Park Marine Pia Kobe Located at a perfect site with a close view of the Akashi Kaikyo Bridge, you can enjoy shopping as well as international food and outdoor events.
Kyocera Dome Osaka The ballpark for the exclusive use of Orix Buffaloes. The first multi-dome in the world with a maximum capacity of 48,000 people.
Osaka Castle Park Developed in 1924 at the ruins of the Castle of Osaka. With its lush greenery, the park is a historic symbol of Osaka.
Dotonbori A major downtown in Osaka famous for its bright and colorful neon.
Takarazuka Grand Theater A dream stage unforgettable for the rest of your life.
Kidzania Koshien Unique facilities where you can enjoy both “learning” and “experiencing”.