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Mt. Rokko, Kobe

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The peak of Mt. Rokko sits proudly over the city of Kobe, looking down from an elevation of 931 m (3,054 ft). Year-round leisure activities draw tourists to the mountain's slopes, while an observation deck offers panoramic views of the city skyline, particularly enchanting at sunset. For a quirky indoor alternative, Rokko International Musical Box Museum boasts an eclectic mix of automatic musical instruments from across the centuries. Tasty cuisine with sky-high scenery awaits at the area's modern complex of restaurants and gift shops. Use our Kobe online road trip planner to arrange your visit to Mt. Rokko and other attractions in Kobe.
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  • We drove here by Coach (40 of us) as a pis stop location en-route from Osaka to Kobe City. A remarkably scenic drive it was too. Highly commended, but a steep and winding road compels one to take...  more »
  • Visiting my daughter went up Mt Rocco via tram lots of steep steps to get there. Once at the top we visited the music box museum and made our own music boxes, we could choose our songs from a list...  more »
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  • One of the 3 best night views of Japan. You can see the Osaka bay from there.
  • A great hick and the view on top is amazing !

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