Discover Hyogo

Art & Culture | Dining | Events | Nightlife | Sports and the Outdoors

Lots of excitement is waiting for you in Hyogo! Hyogo faces both the Sea of Japan to the north and the Pacific Ocean to the south. This great location provides visitors the opportunity for adventures in the arts, nature, cuisine, sports, and more.

The highly-developed city area is bursting with events and dining, and Osaka Bay and Mt. Rokko provide beautiful mountain and ocean views. Just a short train trip away brings you to an abundant natural environment where you can explore a totally new side of Japan.

Whether urban or rural, you’ll be surprised and delighted by ancient traditions coexisting with modern innovation in Hyogo, the Heart of Japan.