The Hyogo Heritage Route

From Kinosaki on the Japan Sea to Shikama-tsu Port and
Ieshima Island in the Seto Inland Sea,
the Hyogo Heritage Route offers a dazzling trip
through the Romantic history of people and history weaved together by time.

The Hyogo Heritage Route introduces travelers to the culture and history cultivated by the area’s many residents over the years.
Along the Route, travelers will also get the chance to meet the people that still call this area home.
Discover tales that reach back into the depths of time to shine brightly with passion and ever-lasting luster.
Explore the area’s charming history while experiencing the wisdom of those who came before us and the groundwork that would give rise to modern day Hyogo.
Whatever the season, the Hyogo Heritage Route offers beautiful views and breathtaking scenery.

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Sightseeing Highlights

From out-of-the-way places to popular destinations, the Hyogo Heritage Route offers a wide variety of sightseeing spots.
We offer a variety of detailed information—from business hours and transportation to barrier-free information and foreign language support—so feel free to come and find your next destination as soon as possible.

Refresh Park Ichikawa

Refresh Park Ichikawa

Ichikawa | Visit / experience

Masuiyama Zuigan-ji Temple (Site Associated with Kanbei Kuroda)

Masuiyama Zuigan-ji Temple (Site Associated with Kanbei Kuroda)

Himeji | Shrines / Temples

Kongojo-ji Temple

Kongojo-ji Temple

Fukusaki | Shrines / Temples

Yabu-jinja Shrine

Yabu-jinja Shrine

Yabu | Shrines / Temples

Homemade Deer Salsiccia and Mushroom Pizza — Gin no Bashamichi Special

Homemade Deer Salsiccia and Mushroom Pizza — Gin no Bashamichi Special

| Gourmet

Fukumoto Jinya Site

Fukumoto Jinya Site

Kamikawa | Castle

Fig Candy, Fig Salted Candies, and Persimmon Candies

Fig Candy, Fig Salted Candies, and Persimmon Candies

| Gourmet

Banshu Romantic Confectionery

Banshu Romantic Confectionery

| Gourmet

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Photo Library

In the photo library, visitors can find photos of sightseeing spots along the Hyogo Heritage Route taken by local amateur photographers.
Enjoy photos of the numerous delightful scenes just waiting to be discovered.

神子畑選鉱場跡

by MAEHATA

銀山湖日の出

by 中桐晴巳

懐かしのラッピングバス

by Y・M

燃える港

by 米澤貞雄

桜回廊

by 明野敏行

亀山御坊本徳寺

by tacker

Travelers’Reviews

Here we introduce numerous reviews and photos from actual travelers from both within Japan and from overseas who have stopped by some of the many sightseeing spots along the Hyogo Heritage Route.

市川町コース
林芳米(台湾)

私は銀の馬車道の市川編の甘地駅を選びました。大変遠かったですが、ちょっとだけ田舎へいくのは本当に充実しました。 とりあえず、写真をお送りします。( ...

姫路市北部コース
ビンジノ(韓国)

「感想」 大阪は人も多く大変複雑な都市ですが、姫路北部はとても静かな場所で行ってみると気分転換にもなり、楽しかったです。 「気付いたこと」 友達と一 ...

朝来市生野コース
ヘイデン(ニュージーランド)

1.  志村喬生家跡 志村喬生という黒澤明の映画などに出た俳優が生まれた場所らしいです。 大正時代の家を復原しているそうですが、家の中にポスターがたくさ ...

姫路市北部コース
黄志勲(韓国)

①溝口廃寺跡 急の坂があって行くのに大変でしたが登ってからの景色は良かったです。でも周り何もなくてハァミマとかあったら良かったと思いました。 ②中津橋 ...

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