Kogen-ji Temple/ Hyogo

Kogen-ji, located in Tanba-city, Hyogo is known as the historical zen temple and “Tenmoku maple”. It’s one of the best spots of red maple leaves in the area.

ankoku-ji temple

Ankoku-ji Temple/ Hyogo

A hidden temple, located in the north part of Hyogo, near by Kinosaki-Onsen offers a breathtaking scenery with bright red Dodan-Tsutsuji Azalea in autumn.  

nishinomiya shrine

Nishinomiya-jinja Shrine/ Hyogo

Nishinomiya shrine is the home of the god of commerce. The Toka Ebisu Festival is always a lively event with many visitors wishing for prosperous business.