so if you are staying closer (in Kobe), that's even better.
9AM- Noon | HIMEJI CASTLE
Soak in some of Japan's finest feudal architecture at Himeji Castle.
It's one of the original 12 castles in Japan that is still standing.
Castle Official website.
1:30PM- 2PM | EATING KOBE BEEF
No trip to Kobe is complete without eating Kobe Beef.
We feasted at Mouriya's (full-review) for lunch and highly recommend
a visit (try to make a reservation).
2:30 PM-5 PM (or 5:30p depending on the time of the year) | KOBE ANIMAL KINGDOM
Get some Animal therapy at the Kobe Animal Kingdom to feed and interact with many different types of animals from Capybaras, Kangaroos, Alpacas, and more.