Hyogo Prefecture | Travel Information

Hyogo Prefecture is located in Kansai, along the Osaka bay. There is roughly 5.6 Million people who call Hyogo prefecture their home. Probably the most famous thing to come out of Hyogo, is the world-renowned ‘Kobe Beef’ which is considered to be one of the finest cuts of beef in the world! It isn’t cheap, but it’s worth the price. The capital city of this prefecture, is Kobe, which contains 1/5 of the prefectures population.


Destinations in Hyogo Prefecture


Kobe, Japan is arguably one of the most romantic cities in all of Japan. Fine Dining, beautiful sights, and luxurious lifestyles, it's not hard to see why!

Himeji Castle

Himeji Castle is a prime example of Japanese Architecture, culture, and history. The castle is located near the heart of Himeji city, Hyogo – a very short walk away from Himeji station.

Kobe Port Tower

The Kobe Port Tower stands at the edge of Kobe Port with a 360° view of the city and Osaka Bay. Its a perfect spot to go sightseeing with that special someone!

Akashi-Kaikyo Bridge

Akashi Kaikyo bridge is the world’s longest suspension bridge, located just outside of Kobe city. It spans nearly 4km across the Akashi straight, connecting mainland Japan, to the small island of Awaji.

Accommodation in Kobe

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