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Mt. Rokko, Kobe

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Mountain Nature / Park
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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  • the Mount Rokko viewing plattform is at an elevation of almost 1000m a cooling place in summer. on clear days all of Osaka bay, including Oska city, east part of Kobe, the artificial Islands Port and ...  more »
  • We went up very late around 8pm on weekday, and there were no more buses service already. Paid 1000 yen for round trip cable car ride and it's worth the view. Last cable car leaves at 9:10pm. There's ...  more »
  • Good day out and not to many tourists. Took the tram up to the top and then on the cable car to Arimia Onsen. The views are just stunning, well worth a visit  more »