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Kobe Map, Japan

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Kobe Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Kobe with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Kobe useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Kobe!

Kobe Sightseeing

One of Japan’s largest cities, and probably the most important port in the country, Kobe has been a gateway for Western Civilization almost since its founding in 1889. The city was among the first to be opened for foreign trade, which accounts for its international flavour: European style buildings, a Chinatown and even Jewish synagogues come together with traditional Japanese elements to form a fascinating city.... read more

Kobe Travel Guide

Kobe is located on the island of Hinshu in the Kansia region. Kobe is well known for its port that opens the avenue for international and domestic trade. Kobe is divided into two distinct geographical locations, the mountains and the coastline. With the urban population now well over one million, there are roughly 6,000 people in every square kilometer. Kobe is striving to become one of the first green cities in Japan.... read more

Kobe History

Although modern Kobe was founded in the late 19th century, the port has existed since the Joumon Period, or the Japanese Prehistory. Archaeologists have found several artifacts which prove that people had already settled in the area by the 4th century BC. In 201 AD, Empress Jingu founded Ikuta Shrine, one of the oldest shrines in all of Japan, and Kobe’s most important historic site. During the early Japanese Middle... read more

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