3 days in Himeji Itinerary

3 days in Himeji Itinerary

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Himeji
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Himeji

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The castle around which the city of Himeji has developed represents one of the best preserved in the country, and has been designated as a national treasure and a World Heritage Site.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Himeji: Takeda Castle Ruins (in Asago), Awaji (Awaji Highway Oasis & Awaji Hanasajiki) and Akashi (PLiCO Nishiakashi & Ruins of Akashi Castle). Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Himeji Castle, don't miss a visit to Shoshazan Engyoji, admire the natural beauty at Kokoen Garden, and take in the views from Akashi Kaikyo Bridge.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Himeji online vacation planner

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airports are Kansai International Airport, Osaka International Airport, Okayama Airport and Takamatsu Airport. Expect a daytime high around 12°C in December, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Himeji

Historic Sites Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Akashi, Awaji, Akashi Kaikyo Bridge, Takeda Castle Ruins
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Himeji Castle ©
Himeji Castle
Koko-en ©
Koko-en
Shoshazan Engyoji ©
Shoshazan Engyoji

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