Kobe Nunobiki Herb Gardens & Ropeway
An approximately 10-minute ropeway ride offers impressive views of Kobe below. At the top of the mountain, around 400 meters above sea level, are the Nunobiki Herb Gardens, one of the largest herb gardens in Japan, showcasing 75,000 herbs and flowers of approximately 200 different species that bloom all year round. There are 12 different gardens of varying themes where visitors can spend some leisurely time.
[Fee] Adults: Return 1,500 yen; One-way 950 yen
Children: Return 750 yen; One-way 480 yen
*All prices include garden admission fees
[Access] Approx. 5 min. walk from Kobe Municipal Subway Shin-kobe Station , from JR, Hankyu, Hanshin, and Kobe Municipal Subway Sannomiya Station
[Credit Card Payment] Accepted
[Foreign Language Support] Yes (English-language leaflets) [Reservations] Not required
- Postal Code
- 1-4-3 Kitano-cho, Chuo-ku, Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture
- +81 78-271-1160
Spring and autumn: 9:30-16:45 (Weekdays), 9:30-20:15 (Weekends and public holidays);
Summer (July 20–August 31): 9:30-20:15;
Winter (December 1–March 19): 9:30-16:45 *All times refer to upward-bound ropeway cars
*Please check the website for more details on nighttime openings.
*The ropeway and gardens are scheduled to be closed for about 1 month between February and March