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.

Asakura-jo Castle Ruins

Asakura-jo Castle Ruins

Yabu | Castle

Old Mouchet House

Old Mouchet House

Koseki-michi | Historical

Ieshima Shimatabi

Ieshima Shimatabi

Ieshima | Visit / experience

Nakamura and Awaga-cho Historical Quarter

Nakamura and Awaga-cho Historical Quarter

Kamikawa | Nature/Park

Gin no Bashamichi Strap, Bell, and Bolo Tie

Gin no Bashamichi Strap, Bell, and Bolo Tie

| Souvenir

Green Echo Kasagata

Green Echo Kasagata

Kamikawa | Visit / experience

Ikuno Silver Mine Historical Site

Ikuno Silver Mine Historical Site

Asago | Historical

Hiromine-jinja Shrine

Hiromine-jinja Shrine

Himeji | Shrines / Temples

TAITORUDESU

TAITORUDESU

Himeji | Walking / Cycling

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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.

冬の使者

by 中野鼓次郎

亀山御坊本徳寺

by tacker

シンメトリーの秋

by 米澤貞雄

晩秋の七種池

by か~くん

播磨灘のダルマ

by H・A

高原に蛍と星の競演

by 都倉重忠

海を飾る

by 木村千昭

紫陽花咲く頃

by 川廣 勉

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.

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 ...

福崎町コース
黄 毓蘋(中国)

①イチョウの木(町天然記念物)—–在路邊很難特別發現。 ②旧福崎警察署—–已於9、10年前左右拆除,現為超市停車場。 ③駒ケ岩— ...

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 ...

姫路市南部コース
高 西(中国)

1,手柄山温室植物園 2,水族館 3,中央卸市場 4,夜啼地蔵 5,馬車道看板「銀の馬車道」 早听说姬路城是日本第一城、也是日本第一个世界文化遗产,这座城市的故 ...

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