Best Things To Do in Himeji, Japan

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  1. # 1 of 98 Things To Do in Himeji | Added 394 times in trip plans
    Himeji Castle

    Tags: Castle, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: 68 Honmachi, Himeji, Hyogo Prefecture 670-0012, Japan

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Located in the Southern part of Hyogo is the beautiful city of Himeji with its spectacular buildings and breathtaking natural beauty. It is also the second largest city in Hyogo with cultural influenc...Read more

  2. # 2 of 98 Things To Do in Himeji | Added 115 times in trip plans
    Shoshazan Engyoji

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    Address: Japan, 〒671-2201 Hyogo Prefecture, Himeji, Shosha, 2968

    Timings: 08:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    One of the major things that makes Japan such an intriguing place is its enticing culture. The place is located in the Mount Shosha and is a temple complex that has a vast history, apparently one that...Read more

  3. # 3 of 98 Things To Do in Himeji | Added 155 times in trip plans
    Kokoen Garden

    Tags: Garden

    Address: Japan, 〒670-0025 Hyogo Prefecture, Himeji, 本町68

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Kokoen Garden is a large collection of Japanese Gardens that is located within the premises of Himeji Castle. There is a Japanese water garden, tea ceremony garden, evergreen garden , bamboo garden an...Read more

  4. # 4 of 98 Things To Do in Himeji | Added 83 times in trip plans
    Otemae Street

    Tags: Entertainment, Streets

    Address: Matsue-shi, Shimane-ken, Japan

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    It is a unique place set against the background of Himeji Castle. Great for shopping stroll, the place stretches from 1.2 km of Himeji Station to the Castle. The road is well paved with tree lining th...Read more

  5. # 5 of 98 Things To Do in Himeji | Added 111 times in trip plans
    Taiyo Park

    Tags: Park

    Address: Japan, 〒671-2246 Hyogo Prefecture, Himeji, Uchikoshi, 6−6

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    It is a popular park located in the remote area of the city. Hence, it is best to hire a car and book one for return while visiting the place. Once you are here, you can check out the place as per the...Read more

  6. # 6 of 98 Things To Do in Himeji | Added 129 times in trip plans
    Himeji City Museum Of Art

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Photo Gallery, Exhibition

    Address: 68-25 Honmachi, Himeji, Hyogo Prefecture 670-0012, Japan

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Located in a historic site of the city, overlooking the beautiful Himeji Castle, is the Himeji City Museum of Art. A beautiful red brick building renowned for its lovely design and unique concept. But...Read more

  7. # 7 of 98 Things To Do in Himeji | Added 67 times in trip plans
    Himeji City Aquarium

    Tags: Aquarium, Entertainment

    Address: Japan, 〒670-0971 Hyogo Prefecture, Himeji, Nishinobusue, 440

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Himeji City Aquarium is one of the few aquariums of the Himeji city. Since it is located atop a mountain, it is also called as an ‘aquarium on the mountain’ where people go with their fami...Read more

  8. # 8 of 98 Things To Do in Himeji | Added 174 times in trip plans
    Hiromine Shrine

    Tags: Religious Site

    Address: 52 Hiromineyama, Himeji, Hyogo Prefecture 670-0891, Japan

    Hiromine shrine is located in the north of Himeji city near Mt. Hiromine and has a long history attached to it. Many believe the shrine was originally established in 733 on a ridge by Makibi Kibi, a s...Read more

  9. # 9 of 98 Things To Do in Himeji | Added 98 times in trip plans
    Castle Garden

    Tags: Entertainment

    Address: Japan, 〒670-0927 Hyogo Prefecture, Himeji, 駅前町188−1

    It is one of the most frequented gardens in Himeji. Also known as Sunken Garden, it is located just in front of Himeji Station and differs a lot in comparision to its traditional counterparts. The gar...Read more

  10. # 10 of 98 Things To Do in Himeji | Added 34 times in trip plans
    Hyogo Prefectural Museum Of History

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 68 Honmachi, Himeji-shi, Hyōgo-ken 670-0012, Japan

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    It is one of the unique museums in the city. The architecture is made up of modern glass and has a concrete design that is very innovative and creative. The museum was crafted by a famous Japanese arc...Read more

  11. # 11 of 98 Things To Do in Himeji | Added 71 times in trip plans
    Tegarayama Central Park

    Tags: Botanical Garden, Green House

    Address: 93 Tegara, Himeji, Hyogo Prefecture 670-0972, Japan

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    It is a handmade botanical garden established in Handrisan Mountain Park, in the heart of the city. The place comprises of two large and small greenhouses with a vast variety of flora and plants in it...Read more

  12. # 12 of 98 Things To Do in Himeji | Added 61 times in trip plans
    Egret Himeji

    Tags: Convention Center

    Address: 〒670-0012, 68-290 Honmachi, Himeji, Hyogo Prefecture 670-0012, Japan

    It is a well frequented convention center which is known for providing beautiful panoramic views of the surrounding area. From the fifth floor of the rooftop observation deck, you can see the famous H...Read more

  13. # 13 of 98 Things To Do in Himeji | Added 22 times in trip plans
    Japan Toy Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 671-3 Kōderachō Nakanino, Himeji-shi, Hyōgo-ken 679-2143, Japan

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Drive a little towards the north of the city, about ten kilometers away, and you will come across this little yet intriguing toy museums that is cosily nestled amidst its rural surrounding. The Japan ...Read more

  14. # 14 of 98 Things To Do in Himeji | Added 77 times in trip plans
    Himeji City Zoo

    Tags: Zoo

    Address: Japan, 〒670-0012 Hyogo Prefecture, Himeji, Honmachi, 68

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Located in the Hyogo Prefecture of the city, the zoo is settled at the base of Himeji castle and is one of the busiest place in the city. Yes, the place literally see hundreds of visitors everyday and...Read more

  15. # 15 of 98 Things To Do in Himeji | Added 23 times in trip plans
    Himeji City Museum Of Literature

    Tags: Museum, Architecture

    Address: Japan, 〒670-0021 Hyōgo-ken, Himeji-shi, 山野井町Yamanoichō, 84番地

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The beautiful complex was designed and built by Pritzker Prize winner Tadao Ando who built it during 1998- 1991. The place is home to a total of three buildings out of which one is entirely traditiona...Read more

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  • Hi, I would like to visit an onsen hotel in Himeji which offers mixed outdoor onsens. Will you be able to give some recommendations?

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    • The hotels like Dormy Inn, Himeji Castle, Yumenoi are some of the good hotels in Himeji with onsens you would like to stay at.

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