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Seasonal highlight Summer

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In the north, in the Sea of Japan, the south, Summer of Hyogo facing the Seto Inland Sea, the Pacific can enjoy sea bathing in each place. In San'in Kaigan Geopark which the sea having high transparency spreads through, we can enjoy sea kayaking and Shightseeing Boat. The Seto Inland Sea to see from fine-view facility of Akashi Kaikyo Bridge and superb view of Naruto whirlpools are recommended. In addition, including Tamba Sasayama Dekansho Festival registered with inheritance of Japan, summer festival is held in each place. Fireworks go up by festival and color night sky of Summer.

Akashi Kaikyo Bridge/Maiko Marine Promenade (Kobe, Hanshin)

Akashi Kaikyo Bridge is 3,911m in total length to link Awajishima to Kobe, the world's longest suspension bridge. Maiko Marine Promenade is fine-view facility using a part of the Akashi Kaikyo Bridge. We can enjoy scenery of various Akashi Channel including "fine-view camera system" which floor fitted with glass which can look at coming and going ship from Hashigami and feeling that rose to the main tower of 300m can taste.

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Nanko Sunflower Field (Harima)

Summer feature to color Sayo Town. In Nanko Sunflower Field, approximately 700,000 sunflowers are in full glory in the whole south light district around approximately 1,500,000, sunflower Festival meeting place. Over from the middle of July to the end, we hold "sunflower Festival" every year. Sale of special product, farm products is carried out. In Nanko-himawari-kan in neighborhood, we sell sunflower oil, dressing.

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Takeno Coast and Nekozaki Peninsula (Tajima)

Takeno Coast chosen as "88 selections of beaches of Japan" "Japanese Nagisa 100 selections" is the beautiful shore where sandy beach of beach with white sands and a green pine grove and the blue sea open. Summer is full of swimmers and can enjoy marine sports and camping. In the the northernmost Nekozaki Peninsula of Hyogo, promenade is maintained and can walk to lighthouse of the tip. Panorama of the Sea of Japan opens from lighthouse.

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Tamba Sasayama Dekansho Festival (tamba)

Dance of Dekansho-bushi born under Sasayama Castle in the Edo era is famous as festival of folk song in the whole country. It is enrolled in inheritance of Japan and can sense traditional Bon festival dance of Japan bodily. People of distant place make ream each from the start, too, and we make ring of many layers in total, and the city dances in Dekansho-bushi at night. Fireworks are launched, too and light up night of midsummer vividly.

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Naruto whirlpools (Awaji)

Onaruto bridge of 1,629m in total length to link Shikoku to Awajishima and view of the world's largest whirling current for 30m in diameter to change expression for an instant in instant are highlights of sightseeing in Awaji at force perfect score. We raise roaring sound, and it is daring, and there is whirling current observation ship to go sight-seeing in around cruising ship and approx. 1hr. whirling current running into one of flow to swirl, Kanrin Maru and can enjoy view from ship.

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