関西在住の外国人家族のための遊び場情報サイトです。
This website is to provide information about Kansai to foreign families.

kiktitle.jpg

OsakaLinkIcon

KyotoLinkIcon

HyogoLinkIcon

NaraLinkIcon

WakayamaLinkIcon

fvh.png

Our family often go on factory visits when we don't want to go somewhere crowded or go sightseeing.
There are often free gift coupons on their websites. Just print out the page, take it with you & present it to the receptionist.

Asahi Beer Nishinomiya

アサヒビール西宮

After the tour, there is an all-you-can drink beer for 20 minutes. Juice & some snacks are available for children.

ADDRESS/TEL
11-52
Tsumonokado-cho, Nishinomiya, Hyogo
兵庫県西宮市津門大塚町11-52
0798-36-9595
URL
ACCESS
2 min. walk from Hanshinkokudo Stn. on the Hankyu
Imazu Line.
15 min. walk from Nishinomiya Stn. on the JR
Kobe Line.
ENTRY/CHARGES
Free but reservations required.
9:00-5:00
HOURS
Tours at 9:30-3:00
Time required:about 90 min.
(Including beer & beverage drinking.)
HOLIDAY
New Year's & their Company Holiday.
FACILITY/SERVICES
Wheelchair
Gift Shop
Koshien Studium, Otani Museum & Nishinomiya Shrine are located nearby.

Kirin Beer Park Kobe Brewery Tour

キリンビアパーク神戸

The bread in the factory restaurant is very delicious. There are various events & workshops. After the tour you can sample some beer.

ADDRESS/TEL
2-1-1 Akamatsudai, Kita-ku, Kobe, Hyogo
兵庫県神戸市北区赤松台2-1-1
078-986-8001
078-991-3693 for reservations
URL
ACCESS
Get off at Sanda Stn. on the JR Fukuchiyama Line.
15 min. by bus or taxi from Sanda Stn.
ENTRY/CHARGES
Free but reservations are required.
HOURS
9:30-5:00
HOLIDAY
Monday or the following day it is a holiday.
FACILITY/SERVICES
Free parking

Kewpie Mayonnaise

キューピー伊丹工場

You can see a machine that breaks 600 eggs a minute. There is a quiz about Kewpie mayonnaise & food tasting after the tour.

ADDRESS/TEL
4-7-1 Minamimachi, Itami, Hyogo
伊丹市南町4-7-1
06-6422-1537
URL
ACCESS
10 min. walk from Inano Stn. on the Hankyu Itami Line.
ENTRY/CHARGES
Free but reservations are required.
HOURS
Tours at 9:30 - 2:00 (75 min. )
HOLIDAY
Weekends & National Holidays.
FACILITY/SERVICES

Snowbrand (Cheese)

雪印乳業関西チーズ工場

There are various cooking classes with cheese for groups of 10-20 people for ¥500 each.

ADDRESS/TEL
15 Mikari, Konoike Aza, Itami, Hyogo
兵庫県伊丹市鴻池4-1-1
072-777-6623
URL
ACCESS
Take the Itami City Bus from Itami Stn. & get off
at Minamihata.
ENTRY/CHARGES
Free but reservations required.
9:00-5:00
HOURS
Tour times:10:30/1:00
HOLIDAY
Weekends, National Holidays, Company Holiday (4/30), Golden Week, Obon & New Year's.
FACILITY/SERVICES

UCC Coffee Museum

UCCコーヒー館

UCC declared October 1st,1987 as Coffee Day & opened the first coffee museum in Japan. Monthly coffee seminars, seasonal events & concerts are held in Japanese. Reservations & a fee are required.

ADDRESS/TEL
6-6-2 Minatojimanakamachi, Chuo-ku, Kobe
神戸市中央区港島中町6-6-2
078-302-8880
URL
ACCESS
Take the Port Liner & get off at Minamikoen Stn.
ENTRY/CHARGES
Free but reservations required.
HOURS
10:00-5:00 (Last entry at 4:30)
HOLIDAY
Monday or the following day it is a holiday & New Year's
FACILITY/SERVICES

Glicopia (Snacks) Kobe

グリコピア神戸

It is a factory tour of sweets that can be enjoyed by both children and adults. The history of sweets at Glico is shown.

ADDRESS/TEL
1 Takatsukadai, Nishi-ku, Kobe
神戸市西区高塚台7-1
078-991-3693
URL
ACCESS
From Kobe Subway Saishinchuo Stn. take the Kobe City Bus #23 & get off at Takatsukadai 1 Chome Stop.
ENTRY/CHARGES
Free but reservations are required.
HOURS
Tours at 10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00
HOLIDAY
Friday & New Year's.
FACILITY/SERVICES

Kobe Winery

神戸ワイナリー

There is a tour to see how wine is bottled, as well as pottery classes. Space is available for BBQs. Food may be purchased to BBQ or you may bring your own food for lunch. Food must be purchased to BBQ for dinner. You may not bring your own.

ADDRESS/TEL
2-1-1 Akamatsudai, Kita-ku, Kobe, Hyogo
神戸市西区押部谷町高和1557-1
078-991-3911
URL
ACCESS
Get off at Sanda Stn. on the JR Fukuchiyama Line. 15 min. by bus or taxi from Sanda Stn.
ENTRY/CHARGES
Free but reservations required.
HOURS
9:30-5:00
HOLIDAY
New Year's.
FACILITY/SERVICES
Shop/Restaurant
Free parking
A fruit flower park, Rokko Ranch and Glicopia are located nearby.

Nadahama Science Square

灘浜サイエンススクエア

Children can have a hands-on experience by playing with many fun exhibitions.

ADDRESS/TEL
2 Nadahamahigashi-cho, Nada-ku, Kobe
神戸市灘区灘浜東町2 
078-882- 8136
URL
ACCESS
12 min walk from Oishi Stn. on the Hanshin Line.
ENTRY/CHARGES
Free
HOURS
9:30-4:30
HOLIDAY
Monday or the following day it is a holiday.
FACILITY/SERVICES

Experience Sake in Hakushika

Sake Hakushika Museum 白鹿記念酒造博物館

The sake cellar pavilion was completely destroyed in the Hanshin-Awaji (Kobe) Earthquake & was newly opened by using the sake cellar-design of the Meiji era so it is called "The sake cellar & museum of the Meiji era".

ADDRESS/TEL
8-21 Kurakake-cho, Nishinomiya, Hyogo
西宮市鞍掛町8-21
0798-33-0008
URL
ACCESS
10 min. from Mikage Stn. on the Hanshin Line.
ENTRY/CHARGES
Free
HOURS
10:00-5:00 (Last entry at 4:30)
HOLIDAY
Tuesday or the following day if it is a holiday,
New Year's & Obon.
FACILITY/SERVICES
Shop
Free parking

Experience Sake in Hakutaka Rokusuien

Sake Miyamizunogo Hakutaka Rokusuien 宮水の郷 白鷹禄水苑 

Established in 1862. There is information about how to enjoy sake and Japanese cuisine. It is located in a nostalgic wood building.

ADDRESS/TEL
5-1 Kurakake-cho, Nishinomiya, Hyogo
兵庫県西宮市鞍掛町5-1
0798-39-0235
URL
ACCESS
3 min. walk from Nishinomiya Stn. on the Hanshin Line.
ENTRY/CHARGES
Free
HOURS
Shop & Showroom:11:00-7:00
Bar:12:30-11:00 (Wed & Thu at 21:00)
Restaurant:11:00-2:30/5:00-9:00
Weekends & National Holidays 11:00-9:00
HOLIDAY
1st & 3rd Wednesday
FACILITY/SERVICES
Shop

Experience Sake in Hakutsuru

Sake Hakutsuru Museum 白鶴酒造資料館

Sake tasting can be done following the tour & English video presentation.

ADDRESS/TEL
4-5-5 Sumiyoshiminami-cho, Higashinada-ku, Kobe
神戸市東灘区住吉南町4-5-5
078-822-8907
URL
ACCESS
5 min. walk from Sumiyoshi Stn. on the Hanshin Line.
15 min. walk from Sumiyoshi Stn. on the JR Kobe Line.
ENTRY/CHARGES
Free but reservations required for groups.
HOURS
9:30-4:30
HOLIDAY
Monday or the following day it is a holiday.
FACILITY/SERVICES
Shop
There is a Hakutsuru Fine Art Musuem.

Experience Sake in Hamafukutsuru

Sake Hamafukutsuru Ginjo Kobo 浜福鶴吟醸工房

The process of traditional sake making is displayed.

ADDRESS/TEL
4-4-6 Uozakiminamimashi, Higashinada-ku, Kobe
神戸市東灘区魚崎南町4-4-6
078-411-0492/078-411-8339
URL
ACCESS
10 min. walk from Uozaki Stn. on the Hanshin Line.
10 min. walk from Minamiuozaki Stn. on the Rokko Liner.
ENTRY/CHARGES
Free
HOURS
10:00-5:00 (Last entry at 4:30)
HOLIDAY
Monday
FACILITY/SERVICES
Shop

Experience Sake in Kikumasamune

Sake Kikumasamune Museum 菊正宗酒造記念館

Sake brewing equipment, old posters & wooden signboards advertising sake & sake pottery, etc. are exhibited.

ADDRESS/TEL
1-9-1 Uozakinishi-cho, Nada-ku, Kobe
神戸市東灘区魚崎西町1-9-1
078-854-1029
URL
ACCESS
Take the JR Kobe Line to Sumiyoshi & transfer to the Rokko Liner. It's a 2 min. walk from Minamiuozaki Stn. or a 10 min. walk from Uozaki Stn. on the Hanshin Line.
ENTRY/CHARGES
Free but reservations required for groups.
HOURS
9:30-4:30
HOLIDAY
Obon & New Year's.
FACILITY/SERVICES
Shop
There is a Hakutsuru Fine Art Musuem.

Experience Sake in Nihonsakari

Sake Nihonsakari Rengakan 日本盛 酒蔵通り煉瓦館

The Kobe Shushinkan Brewery was established in 1751. Learn about sake-making and sample some of their sake. Have a Japanese meal with sake at their restaurant in a wooden brewery hall.

ADDRESS/TEL
4-28 Yokai-cho, Nishinomiya, Hyogo
西宮市用海町4-28
0798-32-2525
URL
ACCESS
8 min. walk from Ishiyagawa Stn. on the Hanshin Line.
ENTRY/CHARGES
Free
HOURS
Shop & Showroom:10:00-6:00
Restaurant:11:00-2:30/5:00-10:00
HOLIDAY
1st & 3rd Wednesday
FACILITY/SERVICES
Shop

Experience Sake in Sakuramasamune

Sake Sakuramasamune 櫻正宗記念館 櫻宴

A lot of tools used for brewing, signs & bottles from it's establishment 330 years ago are on display. You can make your own original sake label.

ADDRESS/TEL
4-3-18 Uozakiminami-cho, Higashinada-ku, Kobe
神戸市東灘区魚崎南町4-3-18
078-436-3030
URL
ACCESS
10 min. walk from Sumiyoshi Stn. on the JR Kobe Line.
10 min. walk from Uozaki Stn. on the Rokko Liner.
ENTRY/CHARGES
Free
HOURS
10:00-4:00
Restaurant
11:30-3:0/5:00-10:00
HOLIDAY
Tuesday
FACILITY/SERVICES
Shop

Experience Sake in Sawanotsuru

Sake Shushinkan 神戸酒心館

The Kobe Shushinkan Brewery was established in 1751. Learn about sake-making and sample some of their sake. Have a Japanese meal with sake at their restaurant in a wooden brewery hall.

ADDRESS/TEL
1-8-17 Mikagetsuka-cho, Higashinada-ku, Kobe
神戸市東灘区御影塚町1-8-17 
078-841-1121
URL
ACCESS
8 min. walk from Ishiyagawa Stn. on the Hanshin Line.
ENTRY/CHARGES
Free
HOURS
Shop & Showroom:10:00-6:00
Restaurant:11:00-2:30/5:00-10:00
HOLIDAY
1st & 3rd Wednesday
FACILITY/SERVICES
Sake shop & Celler
Japanese cuisine at restaurant

Experience Sake in Shushinkan

Sake Shushinkan 神戸酒心館

The Kobe Shushinkan Brewery was established in 1751. Learn about sake-making and sample some of their sake. Have a Japanese meal with sake at their restaurant in a wooden brewery hall.

ADDRESS/TEL
1-8-17 Mikagetsuka-cho, Higashinada-ku, Kobe
神戸市東灘区御影塚町1-8-17 
078-841-1121
URL
ACCESS
8 min. walk from Ishiyagawa Stn. on the Hanshin Line.
ENTRY/CHARGES
Free
HOURS
Shop & Showroom:10:00-6:00
Restaurant:11:00-2:30/5:00-10:00
HOLIDAY
1st and 3rd Wednesday
FACILITY/SERVICES
Sake shop & Celler
Japanese cuisine at restaurant

Experience Sake in Takinokoi

Sake Takinokoi Kuramoto Club 瀧鯉蔵元倶楽部「酒匠館」

This was used as a filming location for an NHK drama.

ADDRESS/TEL
1-1-5 Mikageishi-cho, Higashinada-ku, Kobe
神戸市東灘区御影石町1-1-5
078-851-0260
URL
ACCESS
10 min. from Mikage Stn. on the Hanshin Line.
ENTRY/CHARGES
Free
HOURS
10:00-4:00
HOLIDAY
Tuesday
FACILITY/SERVICES
Sake shop & Celler