Himeji Castle celebrates the 30th anniversary of its World Heritage registration in December 2023, and with Expo 2025 Osaka Kansai, Himeji City is expected to attract 10 million tourists in 2026.

“REAL HIMEJI” provides information that will make sightseeing in Himeji, which is attracting attention from Japan and abroad, 100 times more enjoyable. We introduce the history of Himeji Castle and its hidden highlights, as well as popular sightseeing spots and local gourmet foods, from a perspective that only local media can provide.

In addition, as a global site specializing in tourist information for foreigners, it also covers useful information such as Wi-Fi and English menus.

Key points of this site

  • point1

    Local writers introduce
    the best places to visit!

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    There is a wide variety of restaurants including
    for vegetarians and vegans.

  • point3

    We show a lot of photos of the places!
    You will intuitively find
    where you want to go!

This site is operated by Harima Living Newspaper, a company that knows Himeji area completely.

We are professionals in Himeji tourism, publishing “Living Himeji” to 156,400 households and operates “TANOSU” (https://tanosu.com/), the No. 1 local information site in Himeji area, which boasts 2 million PV per month. We will share the local appeal of Himeji to the world by utilizing our network and reporting capabilities.

Operated by

Harima Living Newspaper Co.
1-58-4 Yasuda, Himeji City, Hyogo 670-0955, Japan