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Kobe

Photo Spots in Kobe

Meriken Park

Address:5-6 Hatobacho, Chuo Ward, Kobe, Hyōgo Prefecture 650-0042

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The “BE KOBE” monument built on a corner of Meriken Wharf is now surging in popularity as an instagrammable spot.

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Photo Spots in Kobe

Rokko-Shidare Observatory

Address:Gosukeyama-1877 Rokkōsanchō, Nada-ku, Kōbe-shi, Hyōgo-ken 657-0101, Japan

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This signature spot in Rokko Garden Terrace is renowned for its lightscape. There is a distinctive theme for each of the four seasons, and you can enjoy various colors and seasonal lightings. The place was enveloped by fog that day, which helped me capture this mystical moment.

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Photo Spots in Kobe

Mt. Maya Kikuseidai

Address:2-2 Mayasanchō, Nada-ku, Kōbe-shi, Hyōgo-ken 657-0105, Japan

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This top sightseeing spot offers a perfect panoramic view of Kobe whose nightscape is acknowledged as one of Japan’s top three night views. From here, you can enjoy a thorough view of Kobe as well as the urban area of Osaka. You can also capture light trails of airplanes taking off from Kobe Airport lying straight ahead.

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Nunobiki Waterfalls

Address:Nunobikiyūenchi-45 Fukiaichō, Chūō-ku, Kōbe-shi, Hyōgo-ken 651-0058, Japan

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This hidden oasis exists in the Yamanote area of a metropolis Kobe. Only a few kilometers away from downtown Kobe, you'll find a place surrounded by gentle voices of nature with no disturbing noise. In portrait mode, you'll see it’s a two-tiered waterfall.

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RWC2019 Venue Information

Kobe Misaki Stadium

Location:1-2-2 Misaki-cho, Hyogo-ku, Kobe
Capacity: 41410

> Kobe Misaki Stadium official website