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Trip to Gourmet and Shopping in Kobe

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This course is for those who wants to focus on Gourmet and Shopping in Kobe. Kobe is known as a fashionable city and there are many brand shops and an outlet mall. Enjoy the taste of Japanese High-Grade Beef, Kobe Beef for lunch. Also you can visit Nada Gogo, a place famous for Japanese Sake, and see the process of Sake brewing. Find your favorite Sake! At night, relax at Japanese oldest Onsen "Arima Onsen".

Day 1

JR Shin-Kobe Station

10 minutes

Kitano Meister Garden

15 minutes

Former Foreign Settlement

5 minutes

(Lunch) Kobe Beef

30 minutes

Maiko Marine Promenade, Akashi Kaikyo Bridge

20 minutes

Marine Pia Kobe

1 hour 20 minutes

Accommodations Arima Onsen

Day 2

Arima Onsen

1 hour

Kobe Meriken Park Harborland

30 minutes

Nada Gogo Sake Brewery

25 minutes

The Museum of Hanshin Koshien Stadium

30 minutes

JR Osaka Station

Day 1

START

JR Shin-Kobe Station

10 minutes

Kitano Meister Garden

Kitano Kobo no Machi (Kitano Meister Garden) is located in the Kitano area in Kobe. In a building that was once a primary school, there are sweets shops, bakeries and other assorted shops. Various 'Kobe Brands' such as sweets, pearls, leather, Sake, Kobe beef and other items are here. Also many craft workshops are available, such as traditional Japanese candle-making. You can walk to the Ijinkan (historic Western residence) quarter, the Former Foreign Settlement and Kobe Chinatown from here.

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15 minutes

Former Foreign Settlement

Former Foreign Settlement in Kobe is where foreigners resided when Kobe Port opened in 1868. There are many Western-style buildings remained here that are constructed out of brick and stone. Currently this place is known as influential fashion district in Kobe. There are many well-known brand shops, clothing stores, and sweets shops. If you want to enjoy shopping in Kobe, please visit here.

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5 minutes

(Lunch) Kobe Beef

The most recommended food is Kobe Beef, one of the highest grade beef in Japan. You can taste the rich sweet fat melt in your mouth. There are many restaurants in the town of Kobe that offer delicious Kobe Beef. Enjoy the world's finest taste.

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30 minutes

Maiko Marine Promenade, Akashi Kaikyo Bridge

Akashi Kaikyo Bridge is the world's longest suspension bridge of 3,911m in total length, which links Awaji Island to Kobe. Maiko Marine Promenade is an observation facility bulit inside of Akashi Kaikyo Bridge. There is a glass flooring that you can see through the ships come and go, and also an observation camera system which makes you feel like you’re on top of the bridge’s 300-meter-high main tower. You can enjoy various scenary of Akashi Channel.

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20 minutes

Marine Pia Kobe

Mitsui Outlet Park Marine Pia Kobe is an outlet mall close by the Akashi Kaikyo Bridge, great place to shop for great place to shop for Japanese and overseas brand goods. The buildings are styled as a port town somewhere in the south Europe. The complex includes plenty of restaurants, so this is a fun spot for lunch or dinner too.

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1 hour 20 minutes

Accommodations Arima Onsen

Arima Onsen is one of the oldest and most famous It takes only 30 minutes by car from Osaka and Kobe, and less than 1 hour from Kyoto. The hot springs here are called 'Gold Springs', rich in iron, and has a color of reddish brown. It is recommended to walk through the souvenir shops and restaurants in the resort. Also you can enjoy delicious local dishes at Japanese Ryokan (inn).

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GOAL

Day 2

START

Arima Onsen

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1 hour

Kobe Meriken Park Harborland

Kobe Harbor Land and Meriken Park, located at Kobe’s port, is a signature destination of Kobe. Kobe Port Tower, which is a Kobe landmark, provides an unbroken view of the Kobe cityscape. Another fun pastime is taking a pleasure boat ride. At this location, visitors can get their fill of Kobe sightseeing, including gourmet cuisine and shopping.

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30 minutes

Nada Gogo Sake Brewery

Nada Gogo is dotted with famous Japanese Sake breweries. You can also enjoy Sake breweries townscape here. There are museums about Sake brewing too in the area. You can see the process of Sake brewing and the display of material used for Sake making, as well as Sake tasting. Find your favorite Japanese Sake!

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25 minutes

The Museum of Hanshin Koshien Stadium

Hanshin Koshien Stadium in Nishinomiya City is the home stadium for Hanshin Tigers, a professional baseball team in Japan. The stadium was selected as a filming location for Taiwanese movie 'Kano 1931'. Also the National High School Baseball Championship is held in Spring and Autumn. There is a museum under the outfield stands where more than 80 years of history of Hanshin Koshien Stadium is displayed.

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30 minutes

JR Osaka Station

GOAL

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