Family and Kids in Kobe

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Kobe? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Kobe, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Kobe.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Kobe for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Kobe Nunobiki Herb Garden And Ropeway

    Tags: Garden

    Address: Japan, 〒650-0002 Hyōgo-ken, Kobe-shi, Chūō-ku, Kitanochō, 1 Chome−4

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:45 pm Details

    The layout of this attraction can be mildly confusing to foreigners: the thing to remember is that this is TWO attractions, a cable car ropeway from the foot of the hill, and the herb garden the cable...Read more

  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Kobe City Oji Zoo

    Tags: Zoo

    Address: 3-1 Ojicho, Nada Ward, Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture 657-0838, Japan

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

    The 80000 square metres of the zoo are home to around 850 different animals from 150 different species. A pleasant number of the species are quite rare - giant panda, koala, golden snub-nosed monkey, ...Read more

  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Kobe Animal Kingdom

    Tags: Botanical Garden, Bird Watching

    Address: 7-1-9 Minatojima-minami, Kobe 650-0047, Hyogo Prefecture

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    The name of this attraction can be a little misleading. It is not a zoo, but rather a bird and flower park, although some people now call it an animal cafe. It used to be called the Kobe Botanical Gar...Read more

  4. Amazing Kobe attraction for kids
    Kobe City Suma Marine Aquarium

    Tags: Amusement Park, Aquarium

    Address: 1 Chome-3-5 Wakamiyacho, Suma Ward, Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture 654-0049, Japan

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

    This is another fun tourist trap for the family - an aquarium next to Suma Beach. Opened in 1957, the main attraction here is the live dolphin pavilion, where the marine mammals perform tricks. On the...Read more

  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Kawasaki Good Times World

    Tags: Family and Kids

    Address: 2-2 Hatobacho, Chuo-ku, Kobe 650-0042, Hyogo Prefecture

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

    The Kawasaki Heavy Industries Group has been around in the city of Kobe for over a hundred years. Though most people think of the Kawasaki brand as associated to motorcycles, the company started out a...Read more

  6. Perfect for kids day out in Kobe
    Nunobiki Falls

    Tags: Family and Kids

    Address: Kuchishiroyama-1-2 FukiaichoChuo-ku, Kobe-shi, Hyogo-ken 651-0058 Japan

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The importance of this series of waterfalls for Japanese history and Japanese literature cannot be overstated. There are four separate major cascades known as Ondaki, Mendaki, Tsusumigadaki, and Izumo...Read more

  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Rokko Cable Car

    Tags: Family and Kids

    Address: Nishiyama-8-2 Takaha, Nada Ward, Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture 657-0001, Japan

    Timings: 07:10 am - 09:30 pm Details

    This is part of a series of the attractions of Mount Rokko. Technically this is not a cable car but rather a funicular. The car departs from Rokko Cable Shita Station and goes to the RokkoSanjo Statio...Read more

  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Arima-onsen

    Tags: Family and Kids

    Address: Kita-ku Arima -cho 1400-4, Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture 651-1401, Japan

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This hot springs town has been entertaining visitors for over a thousand years. Today it is visited by residents of Kyoto, Osaka, Kobe and Hijema. It is one of Japan's Three Old Hot Springs. Though th...Read more

  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Kobe City Museum

    Tags: Family and Kids

    Address: 24, Kyo-machi, Chuo-ku, Kobe, 650-0034, JAPAN

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

    Housed inside a building of neoclassical architecture this Municipal museum has two parts - the Municipal Archaeological Art Museum and Municipal Namban Art Museum. The 70000 items in collection are u...Read more

  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Rokko Garden Terrace

    Tags: Family and Kids

    Address: 1877-9 RokkosanchoGosukeyama, Nada-ku, Kobe 657-0101, Hyogo Prefecture

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

    The view from here in the evenings is sometimes called the 'million-dollar nightscape'. The city of Kobe lies glinting like a jewel below you. In the daytime the view includes Kobe City, the Akashi St...Read more

  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Rokkosan Farm

    Tags: Family and Kids

    Address: Japan, Yubinbango657-0101 Kobe, Nada Ward, Rokkosancho, Nakaichiriyama-1-1

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    The city of Kobe is lucky in that it is a seaport but still has mountains towering above it. Mount Rokko in particular serves up many attractions unusual for the area - in this case, a public farm pas...Read more

  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Suma Rikyu Park

    Tags: Garden, Park, Play Ground

    Address: 1-1 Higashisuma, Suma-ku, Kobe 654-0018, Hyogo Prefecture

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:30 pm Details

    This 82 hectare park and botanical garden was modeled on the gardens at the Palace of Versailles. Twin avenues run from a rest-house down a central line of fountains, culminating in a large fountain a...Read more

  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Maiko Park

    Tags: Beach, Park

    Address: 2051 Higashi-maiko-cho, Tarumi-ku, Kobe 655-0047

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    In many ways the park is entirely ordinary, but it's not hard to appreciate its sole claim to fame - the view of the largest suspension bridge in the world, the Akashi-Kaikyo, as it soars from above t...Read more

  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Higashiyuenchi Park

    Tags: Park

    Address: 6-4-1 Kanocho, Chuo-ku, Kobe 650-0001, Hyogo Prefecture

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Once upon a time this park for famous merely for being thick with foreigners, but after the devastating earthquake of 1995, it's taken on a far more significant and commemorative role. After the Itali...Read more

  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    Kobe Municipal Fruit And Flower Park

    Tags: Garden, Park

    Address: 2150 Kamiosawa, Osawa-cho, Kita-ku, Kobe 651-1522 , Hyogo Prefecture

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

    This flower park is a little slice of Renaissance style Europe north of Kobe. Seasonal flowers bloom throughout the year, for every season of the year; and in the early autumn months between August to...Read more

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