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Mt. Rokko

Higashinada-ku, Kobe 657-0101, Hyogo Prefecture
+81 78-894-2071
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Private Day Trip to the Kobe Mountains, Gardens and Hot Springs from Osaka
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Higashinada-ku, Kobe 657-0101, Hyogo Prefecture

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One should allocate a full day to spend on this hill and beware it's Very chilly up there. We reached the train Station at Rokko after lunch and immediately got a town bus to the base station of Rokkosan. But we wasted too much time...More

Thank TripMember06152015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We bought package tickets to include the snow park. After the train car ride up the mountain we took the bus to the snow park where you can rent skis and sleds for the day and the have a separate area for snowman building. After...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 6 December 2017

When people talked about Kobe, many may relate to Kobe Beef however it's the priceless view you get up from Mount Rokko. It is not as touristy compared to other location hence if you want to escape from the buzz, this is the place to...More

Thank SotongKingTK
Reviewed 5 December 2017

We took the ropeway and the view up is full of beautiful fall colors. Unfortunately it was foggy up the mountain and we were not able to see anything. As it is not a cheap fare up, it would be good for them to inform...More

Thank sllim2015
Reviewed 28 November 2017

We took the cable car to see red leaves on mountains and the view is stunning. It is really nice to have a walk on top.

Thank TShiu123
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Go when it's not stormy. It was raining in the morning, but it cleared up in the afternoon. I was skeptical at first about the weather, and boy was I right. I went with 2 friends and we decided to go today despite the nasty...More

3  Thank Kiyomizu1118
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Mt. Rokko provides a breathtaking view with its three waterfalls, a reservoir and a well-maintained herb garden. Exploring its silent, secluded and picturesque interiors is a trekker’s delight. Two paths, barely 50 metres apart, lead to two very different destinations in Kobe. While the first...More

1  Thank ChinmayHota
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Great day tripper or you can stay a night or Two in Arima. Great overview of Kobe. I’m sure it’s awesome at night

Thank spxcfc
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is a good place to get away from the busy-ness of Kobe. Great views of the waterfront are had as you ride the cable car up the hill and then after you reach the final station. There are trails that lead through the forests...More

Thank thomoto
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

i visited: rokko international musical box museum: inside small concert and another different one in the inner garden 2nd floor, almost everything has explanations in english if you scan the bar code next to it, i learned a lot about different types of music boxes...More

Thank gaara k
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Khairul K
4 January 2018|
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Response from TShiu123 | Reviewed this property |
sorry, we didn't use the pass as we drove there by car
Lo E
8 November 2016|
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Response from 八千代 西 | Reviewed this property |
You should go to Umeda Station by Midosuji subway and go to Hankyu Umeda station Service Centre to buy one day pass including everything. First take a Hankyu train to Rokko station and a bus and a cable car to the top of... More
10 April 2016|
Response from Seet B | Reviewed this property |
The transport caters to visitors that go up to see the splendid nightview. Not to worry about it closing early. If you are worried just leave around 7-8pm.