Ikuta shrine is an old shrine located in central Kobe, which has over 1800 years history. This shrine is said to bring romance. The name of the city “Kobe” is originated from "Kambe", the house protects the deity of Ikuta.
The appealing point of the Kobe Municipal Arboretum is its enormous kinds of plants. You would see about 1200 species of plants here
"Sorakuen" is the only one traditional Japanese style garden in Kobe. The grounds are full of nature, a big cycad wood, large and old camphor trees, pond and streams. You can enjoy peaceful and quiet atmosphere.
You can make a booking to The Sumo Tour in Kobe, which will be held on 21st October (TEL: 078-822-5700).