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Mt. Rokko, Kobe
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The peak of Mt. Rokko sits proudly over the city of Kobe, looking down from an elevation of 931 m (3,054 ft). Year-round leisure activities draw tourists to the mountain's slopes, while an observation deck offers panoramic views of the city skyline, particularly enchanting at sunset. For a quirky indoor alternative, Rokko International Musical Box Museum boasts an eclectic mix of automatic musical instruments from across the centuries. Tasty cuisine with sky-high scenery awaits at the area's modern complex of restaurants and gift shops. For Mt. Rokko and beyond, use our Kobe tourist route planner to get the most from your Kobe vacation.
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  • Beautiful mountain hiking to the top. Stop occasionally to the beautiful view of Kobe.
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  • The view from Mount Rokko on a good day gives a full impression on Kobe. The mountain top is marked by a huge souvenir shop and cafeteria. But also by a real impressive highlight, an architectural art...  more »
  • Mt. Rokko is beside its port the symbol of Kobe. There are a farm, a botanic garden, a sky slope and more in this areas, and it is a favorite destination for the local people for excursion. The easies...  more »