・Himeji Castle: It is Japan's first world heritage site, both the interior and exterior are extraordinary. With an elegant appearance like a white bird spreading its wings, it is also commonly known as Shirasajio castle. Over 400 years have passed since it was built, however the beauty remains, and even the architectural images remain inside. Everyone will be in awe of this castle!
・Koko-en Garden: After entering Himeji Castle, let's enjoy the Japanese garden built around the nearby residential area. Using 10,000 tsubo (that's 1.5 times of a soccer stadium!), you can Himeji Castle from the beautiful garden. Feel the traditional Japanese beauty.
・Mt. Shosha Ropeway Sanroku Station: Welcome to Shoshasan. People in the past used to climb up the steep path to Enkyoji. However, today there is a ropeway to reach Enkyoji. Enjoy the spectacular view over Himeji from the gondola.
・Enkyoji Maniden: Keep walking until you see a large building, this is Maniden. It has a tremendous history of 1000 years! You'll be amazed at the size of this building which was built in an era without cars and electricity. The scenery from the stage is a masterpiece.
・Auditorium dining hall and municipal hall: Enjoy a walk in Yamadera, and keep walking in the mountain past Maniden into a small yard. You will see three large halls. These halls have been used as Hollywood and Japanese drama location sets.