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.

Gin no Bashamichi Strap, Bell, and Bolo Tie

Gin no Bashamichi Strap, Bell, and Bolo Tie

| Souvenir

Shinobu Hashimoto Memorial Hall

Shinobu Hashimoto Memorial Hall

Ichikawa | Museum / Cultural facilities

El Village Okawachi

El Village Okawachi

Kamikawa | Museum / Cultural facilities

Ginbasha Tofu (Silken and Firm) and Gin no Bashamichi Fried Tofu

Ginbasha Tofu (Silken and Firm) and Gin no Bashamichi Fried Tofu

| Gourmet

Akenobe Silver Mine Exploration Tunnel

Akenobe Silver Mine Exploration Tunnel

Koseki-michi | Historical

Nakamura and Awaga-cho Historical Quarter

Nakamura and Awaga-cho Historical Quarter

Kamikawa | Nature/Park

Gin no Bashamichi Cake Roll

Gin no Bashamichi Cake Roll

| Souvenir

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

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

Himeji | Shrines / Temples

Shoshazan Engyo-ji Temple

Shoshazan Engyo-ji Temple

Himeji | Shrines / Temples

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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.

ナイトアドベンチャー

by O・T

湖畔

by 尾﨑 寿

秋の水音

by 木村千昭

春爛漫

by 木村千昭

水音と共に

by 木村千昭

秋彩

by 木村千昭

銀の馬車道4号

by 川廣 勉

色競う

by 木村千昭

星降る目がね橋

by 米澤貞雄

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.

朝来市生野コース
胡智偉(台湾)

①但馬口通り 日本語:昔の旧但馬国の街道のようですが、現在一般の道路と変わらない、残りはただ一里塚というものです。この道で唯一のスーパーがあるらしい ...

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 ...

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 ...

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