Kobe is one of the largest ports town in Japan, along with Yokohama. Kobe has been an important trade city since Japan's opening of the port in 1868, after the end of Japan's isolation from foreign countries for over 200 years. The city is sheltered by Rokko mountain. Therefore, this ocean view from the mountain is very famous activity for Japanese people.You can enjoy highlight spots in Kobe with our local guide in 1 day.
First, we will meet you at JR Kobe station (*We can also start form Kobe port), then take you to the Harborland area (You can enjoy shopping here) and let you enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Kobe port area. After that, you can choose one from these 3 activities. ---------------------------[Option.1] Kobe bay cruising (Fee: 1,100 yen / adult)[Option.2] Kawasaki World -Lots of hands-on experiences and a great place to take children (Fee: 600 yen / adult)[Option.3] Kobe port Tower -Landmark of Kobe. You can see the great views (Fee: 700 yen / adult)*If you want to choose 2 or 3, please let us know. We can customize your itinerary.*We will spend 1 hour (approx.) at each spot. -------------------------------------Then, we will head to Motomachi area to have a Lunch. Why don’t you eat a Kobe steak? Of course you can choose Ramen, Tonkatsu, too. Our guide can take you to the good restaurant based on your request.After enjoying the delicious lunch, we will move to Nunobiki Herb gardens located on the Rokko mountain [or] How about Nada Sake brewery area? You can choose the place depend on your preference. *If you choose Nunobiki herb gardens, we will ride the rope way and to see the great view from the mountain. (Fee: 1,400 yen / adult & transportation fee)(http://www.japan-ryokan.net/kobeherb/en/index1.html)*If you choose the Nada district where is one one the 3 biggest Sake brewery area in Japan since 14th century, you can learn how to make sake and enjoy sake tasting. (Fee: no charge. only transportation fee)Kobe is not so popular touristic city compare with Kyoto and Osaka. But actually Kobe is one of the popular spot for Japanese tourist because of their beautiful ocean, mountain, food and people.If you want to enjoy the local port town and delicious food, why don't you explore the Kobe town?