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Kobe Destination Guide

Discover Kobe in Japan!

Kobe in the region of Hyōgo with it's 1,528,478 habitants is a place located in Japan - some 264 mi (or 424 km) West of Edo, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Kobe in Japan

Local time in Kobe is now 11:26 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tokyo" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Tokushima, Takamatsu, Shizuoka, Shimo-tanigami, Osaka or Yu ying. When in this area, you might want to check out as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

22°C / 72 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 62 °F
Night Temperature 8°C / 47 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 58%
Air Pressure 1011.8 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 88% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 2nd of May 2017
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 19°C (67 °F)
Night: 8°C (47 °F)
Wednesday, 3rd of May 2017
Sky is clear, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 18°C (65 °F)
Night: 16°C (61 °F)
Thursday, 4th of May 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 18°C (65 °F)
Night: 18°C (64 °F)

Videos

My trip to Kobe Japan Part 1

03:35 min ( May 08, 2010 by Ghanem AL Romaithi)
Views: 1,425 - Rating: 5/5

In this trip, Hisham and I "Ghanem AL Romaithi" "AKA BinKaddas" Cameraman, shot his trip with my Canon EOS 5D Mark II. The quality is great. I am still experimenting with it. The lenses used where "Ca...

2010 - KOBE Luminarie A Happy Night Scen...

02:24 min ( December 01, 2010 by vegefish)
Views: 2,141 - Rating: 5/5

2010 "Kobe Luminarie" is a winter illumination entertainment of Kobe(=city of Japan). In 1995, January 17th, 5:47AM, Kobe encountered big damage due to the large earthquake. And a lot of lives were l...


10001108F('11/02)-1{Kobe Subway1000@Sann...

00:44 min ( February 27, 2011 by pikarail)
Views: 1,432 - Rating: 5/5

F Kobe-City Subway; Kobe Municipal Transportation Bureau Seishin-Yamate Line Sannomiya Station Kobe City Hyogo Pref. Japan pikarail.sakura.ne.jp No.3027

Real Life Japan 3: The Kobe Marathon in ...

08:14 min ( November 23, 2011 by Ryan Boundless)
Views: 2,772 - Rating: 4.8913/5

I enjoyed my morning by cheering on the marathon runners in the 2011 Kobe Marathon. We couldn't have asked for more perfect weather. What was really cool was to see all the locals coming out of their ...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Kobe during the next days.

06
May
2017

City Boy Lounge

Beginning: 10:00 pm (22:00).
More on eventful.com.

07
May
2017

20years OF Rush Hour IN Kobe

Beginning: 04:00 pm (16:00).
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13
May
2017

Ketsumeishi

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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14
May
2017

Ketsumeishi

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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17
May
2017

IJK: International Jewellery Kobe

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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IJK

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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20
May
2017

Kobe Vs FC Tokyo

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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28
May
2017

Kobe Vs C-Osaka

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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09
Jun
2017

Fantasy On Ice

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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10
Jun
2017

KREVA

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Interesting facts about this location

Hyōgo Prefecture

Hyōgo Prefecture is a prefecture of Japan located in the Kansai region on Honshu island. The capital is Kobe. The prefecture's name was previously alternately spelled as Hiogo.

More reading: Hyōgo Prefecture homepage
Located at 34.69, 135.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Hyogo Prefecture, Kansai region, Prefectures of Japan

Kobe Port Tower

, a hyperboloid structure, is a 108 m high lattice tower in the port city of Kobe, Japan. Kobe Port Tower has an observation deck at a height of 90.28 metres. The red steel Port Tower offers a spectacular sight of the bay area and the surrounding area. The construction of the Kobe Port Tower was completed in 1963 and bears a resemblance to the Sydney Tower in Australia. The unusual design with scaffolding cover at the top is liked by tourists all over the world.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.69, 135.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Kobe, High-tech architecture, Hyperboloid structures, Lattice shell structures, Modernist architecture in Japan, Observation towers in Japan, Towers completed in 1963, Visitor attractions in Kobe

Ikuta Shrine

Ikuta Shrine is a Shinto shrine in the Chūō Ward of Kobe, Japan, and is possibly among the oldest shrines in the country. According to Nihon Shoki, it was founded by the Empress Jingū at the beginning of the 3rd century AD to enshrine the kami Wakahirume, and was used as the base for a festival welcoming warriors back from the latest attempt to invade Korea.

More reading: Ikuta Shrine homepage
Located at 34.69, 135.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:3rd-century establishments, Buildings and structures in Kobe, Shinto shrines in Hyōgo Prefecture, Visitor attractions in Kobe

Kōbe Station

Kōbe Station is a railway station located in Chūō-ku, Kobe, Japan. Although Kobe Station is the namesake of its city and the closest station to Kobe City Hall, the commercial center of Kobe is closer to Sannomiya Station. The station is technically the end of the Tōkaidō Main Line and the start of the Sanyō Main Line.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.69, 135.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Sanyō Main Line, Tōkaidō Main Line

Sannomiya Station

Sannomiya Station is located in the heart of Kobe, Japan. This station is the main railway terminal of Kobe.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.69, 135.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Hankyu Railway Kobe Line, Hanshin Electric Railway Main Line, Railway stations in Hyogo Prefecture, Stations of Kobe Municipal Subway

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