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Mount Rokko-san

Travel Guide - Mount Rokko-san

InformationInformation

Mt. Rokko-san, spreading behind Kobe city, is one of the most popular mountains in the Kinki (Kansai) region. The mountain offers a vantage point for a view down the mountain to a quite close-up view of the city.
There are several facilities at the top of the mountain, such as Rokko Alpine Botanical Garden, Rokko Garden Terrace, Rokko International Musical Box Museum, ski area, shops and restaurants. The panoramic night view from Rokko Garden Terrace is filled with dazzling lights shining like jwewls scattered through Osaka Bay. The night view has been dubbed the “Ten-million-dollar night view.”
In addition to numerous hiking trails, Mt. Rokko-san is accessible by buses, cable cars and ropeways. At Rokko-Sanjo Station on the Rokko Cable Line connecting the mountain and downtown Kobe, you can enjoy another great view from Tenran-dai observatory, which is famous for offering one of the best panoramic views of Kobe from the mountain.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • Open 24 hours

ClosedClosed

  • No closing days

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 18 minutes from JR Rokkomichi Station by the #16 bus and get off at the last stop. Transfer to Rokko Cable Line at Rokko Cable Shita Station and get off at Rokko Sanjo Station (10-minute ride).
  • 13 minutes from Rokko Station on the Hankyu Kobe Line by the #16 bus and get off at the last stop. Transfer to Rokko Cable Line at Rokko Cable Shita Station and get off at Rokko Sanjo Station (10-minute ride).
  • 15 minutes walk from Arima Onsen Station on the Kobe Electric Railway Arima Line. Take Rokko Arima Ropeway at Arima Onsen Station and get off at Rokko Sancho Station (12-minute ride).

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 1-32, Rokkosancho Ichigaya, Nada-ku Kobe-shi, Hyogo, 657-0101

TweetsTweets

Dariaダリア @Semenova_Daria - 2019-12-02
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Dariaダリア @Semenova_Daria - 2019-12-02
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Keavy Eunice Vicente @keavysoria - 2019-11-25
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Keavy Eunice Vicente @keavysoria - 2019-11-21
Fell in love with this place. Will visit it over and over 😍 @ Mount Rokko https://t.co/pFhHYSA69P
Kobe_City @kobecityPR - 2019-11-20
Kobe opens picturesque Mount Rokko to IT offices https://t.co/LJX4NHHEQg
Nikkei Asian Review @NAR - 2019-11-19
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Keavy Eunice Vicente @keavysoria - 2019-11-18
'It's almost impossible to watch a sunset and not dream.'
-Bern Williams @ Mount Rokko https://t.co/NZL4vln2t8
Ticket KD @ticketkd - 2019-11-18
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字幕活動 @subkatsu - 2019-11-18
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Rumia / 瑠美亜 @palrumia - 2019-11-15
we stayed a night in arima onsen then took the ropeway up mount rokko! https://t.co/RVP8hsdKhd
Magaceen @magaceen - 2019-11-12
New in MAGACEEN!

An austere and precise concrete cube as the home for a Japanese family by the Mount Rokko (Japan)… https://t.co/ktVTH2XbTD
Hyogo Japan Sightseeing Portal @projectkobe - 2019-11-08
Some beautiful weather this weekend to see some autumn leaves! 🍁 🍂 @mount_rokko has some gorgeous spots. Plus chec… https://t.co/FaKki7zn1Z
ATP Challenger Tour @ATPChallenger - 2019-11-06
What a view!! 🌄🚡

@LukeSaville18, @MattReid12345 & @Jay27798 take in the scenery high above Kobe 🇯🇵 on Mount Rokko. https://t.co/MARm9gdU1J
Keavy Eunice Vicente @keavysoria - 2019-11-06
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Keavy Eunice Vicente @keavysoria - 2019-11-06
Tree hugger 🌴🤗

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softinhard @softinhard1 - 2019-10-31
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WHISKY.MY @WHISKYMYS - 2019-10-25
KOSHINO HATSUUME Uonuma Club Tanrei Junmai Sake

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re-how.net @rehownet2 - 2019-10-24
Rokko Sanko’s Art Lightscape in Rokko Winter Version-Ending Winter-Starts on December 1st (Sun)! -Light up for a li… https://t.co/HIdcXgSo1u
Joanne R. Raquel @joanneraquel - 2019-10-23
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KIKO @kikomajuhara - 2019-10-23
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KIKO @kikomajuhara - 2019-10-23
@paurkjinyoung if I used to drink water Santory brand. Water is taken from areas that produce clean and delicious w… https://t.co/OxvdGY5jxu
Maneauleau @maneauleau - 2019-10-23
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Maneauleau @maneauleau - 2019-10-23
@pikuri_ yeah mount Rokko will be nice with the autumn colours
SUNG GOKONG @kikomajuhara - 2019-10-23
@paurkjinyoung if I used to drink water Santory brand. Water is taken from areas that produce clean and delicious w… https://t.co/OxvdGY5jxu
Tara A. Devlin 🎃 Kowabana @taraadevlin - 2019-10-23
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Joanne R. Raquel @joanneraquel - 2019-10-22
Such an awesome, very very cold place!!! #Rokko #Kobe #rokkomeetsart2019 @ Mount Rokko https://t.co/nD7oqiKi7f
Celine10/18CVLTE11/01NaNa Iro9,12 F.E.U.24Fireball @releine - 2019-10-18
Chapel of the wind, Mt. ROKKO mount Rokko https://t.co/TVZTrWbC4g
Celine1022SSTP1101NaNaIro 9,12 F.E.U.24FireballFes @releine - 2019-10-18
Chapel of the wind, Mt. ROKKO mount Rokko https://t.co/TVZTrWbC4g
Celine11/01NaNa Iro 11/9,12 F.E.U.11/24FireballFes @releine - 2019-10-18
Chapel of the wind, Mt. ROKKO mount Rokko https://t.co/TVZTrWbC4g
Hyogo Japan Sightseeing Portal @projectkobe - 2019-10-16
Rokkosan Country House is part if the Rokko Meets Art festival and is a great spot for the family to enjoy a day on… https://t.co/pBWzbX5PpV

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