Shin-Kōbe Cable Car
The Shin-Kōbe Cable Car leaves from a building near Shin-Kōbe station and ascends to a mountain ridge 400m above the city. The views...
Accessible by a path that leaves from behind Shin-Kōbe Station (walk out the ground-floor exit, take a left and walk through the...
Dedicated to academic pursuits, the lovely little shrine holds pride of place overlooking the Kitano district, with views all the way...
Jazz Live & Restaurant Sone
Said to be the birthplace of Japanese jazz, this famous Kitano club is still one of the best places in the city to see live music. Check...
Lonely Planet review
An elegant spot to try Kōbe beef, you'll find Wakkoqu on the 3rd floor of the Oriental Avenue shopping centre at the base of the Crowne Plaza Kōbe hotel (just outside the elevator bank on the south side). The name 'Wakkoqu' is written in English on the menu displayed outside (and the menu is partially translated into English).