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Himeji Tourist Information Center|You should go first when you visit Himeji!

Gathering information is a must when visiting a tourist destination. In addition to Himeji Castle, there are many other attractive tourist attractions in Himeji City that you should definitely visit, and the Himeji Tourist Information Center, located inside JR Himeji Station, provides tourist information services for visitors. Pamphlets in foreign languages are also available, so people from overseas feel free to drop by.

・Himeji Tourist Information Center

The Himeji Tourist Information Center is located on the west side of the central concourse of JR Himeji Station. It is located diagonally to the right of the central ticket gate and to the left of the north exit.

It provides information for tourists by means of sightseeing pamphlets and posters. English-speaking staff members are available to provide tourist information, so be sure to stop by before you go sightseeing.

They also provide information on buses and transportation to tourist spots, as well as wheelchair rental services. (Lending is available from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and returns by 5:30 p.m.)

・How can I use the Foreign Language Guide?

Popular tourist spots such as Himeji Castle, KOKO-EN, and Shoshazan Engyoji Temple will be more enjoyable if you know the history and highlights of the area.

For those who want to know more, it is recommended to use a foreign language guide. Basically, reservations are required, so it is recommended to check in advance.

Group Name Ai Guide Navi Group
Outline [Reservations required] Guided tours of Himeji Castle and other sightseeing spots in the city (English speaking)
Course From Himeji Station to Himeji Castle, KOKO-EN, Shoshazan Engyo-ji Temple, etc. *Consultation available.
Cost Free
*Basically, there is no charge if the application is from an individual. For requests from groups, corporations, etc., an operating fee of 1,000 yen per guide is required as an administrative fee for the association. For details, please check the official website.
How to apply Application must be made at least one week in advance on the official website.
*Reservations can be accepted even one week in advance if a guide is available.
The official website of Ai Guide Navi Group >>
Group Name Himeji Goodwill Guide Kashinoki-kai
Outline [Reservations required] Guided tours of Himeji Castle and other sightseeing spots in the city (English speaking)
Course Himeji Castle, Kokoen Garden, Shoshazan Engyo-ji Temple, etc.
Cost The maximum tour time per guide is 3 hours for 1,000 yen. Please inquire by e-mail for details.
How to apply Application must be made at least one week in advance by e-mail: himejitourkashinoki@gmail.com

 

■Information

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Himeji City Tourist Information Center

  • official
  • Yes
  • No
  • Wi-Fi
    Wi-Fi
  • Toilet
    Toilet
  • locker
    locker
  • Restaurant On-site
    Restaurant
    On-site
  • Parking
    Parking
  • foreign language brochure
    foreign language
    brochure
Address
210-2, Ekimae-cho, Himeji, Hyogo
Business hours
8:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Regular holiday
December 29, 30 and facility inspection days

This article is current as of Feb 1, 2024. It may differ from the latest information.

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