Himeji Castle Tour, Japan

About Himeji Castle:- Himeji Castle is a hilltop Japanese Castle Complex which is situated in the city of Himeji and is regarded as the finest example of prototypical Japanese castle architecture. The castle which is frequently known as Hakuro-jo or Shirasagi-jo with it’s brilliant white exterior and resemble a bird taking flight. The Himeji Castle is largest with the most visited in Japan and comes under UNESCO World Heritage site which got registered in 1993. One of the largest and most visited castle in Japan with decades of dirt and grime it restores the formerly grey roof to its brilliant white color.

How can reach:- Himeji Castle is placed at Himeji city in Hyogo Prefecture of the Japan country.

It is just 569 distance from Tokyo capital city which is direct connected by bullet train.

Himeji city also has big big railway station where are available express, local and bullet trains to other cities of the Japan.

"Kansai International Airport" is just 130.8 KM distance where tourists can get international and domestic flights easily.

Nearest Major Airport:- "Kansai International Airport" is a large airport of the Japan where tourists can get flights to many countries direct which is exact 130.8 KM distance from Himeji city.

Nearest Railway Station:- Himeji - Kishin Line, Bantan Line & JR Kobe Line(2.5 KM distance). It is stop of the local, express and the Shinkansen (Bullet Train) where tourists can trains to Tokyo and other cities direct.

Bus Services:- Buses are available from "Kansai International Airport" (130.8 KM) to Himeji city tour.

Taxi Services:- Taxis are available from "Kansai International Airport" (130.8 KM) to Himeji city tour.

Completed Built Year:- 1333

UNESCO World Heritage site:- from 1993

Location:- Himeji City, Japan (South Eastern).

Tourist Attractions:- Himeji Castle, Kokoen Garden, Art & History Museum, City Zoo, Engyo-ji Temple, Tegarayama, Toy Museum, Asago Art Village, shinkansen train journey, Cherry blossoms.

Things to Do:- Himeji Central Park safari, Cherry Blossom festival, Yukata Matsuri festival, Oshiro Matsuri festival, Moon viewing September month, shinkansen train journey, Cherry blossoms event.

Himeji Weather Temperature

Months Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Average Low (℃) -0.8 -0.4 1.9 7.5 12.2 17.6 22.3 23.0 18.7 11.6 6.0 1.0
Average High (℃) 8.8 9.1 12.2 18.2 22.7 25.8 29.6 31.5 27.4 22.0 16.6 11.3

Nearest Accommodations:- Hotel Crown Hills Himeji, Hotel Monterey Himeji, CABIN INN Himejiekimae, Himeji Green Hotel Tatemachi, Himeji City Hotel, Hotel Himeji Hills, Guesthouse Hideout, Hotel Piramiddo, Himeji Guest House Engakudou, Hotel Carneval, Himeji Green Hotel Sakamoto, Hotel Wing International Himeji, ONE Hostel & StandingBar Himeji, APA Hotel Himeji-eki-kita, Hotel Nikko Himeji, Himeji Plaza, Himeji Castle Grandvrio Hotel, Park Hotel.

Distances from Himeji Castle:-

Tokyo City : 569 KM

Yokohama City : 558.4 KM

Osaka City : 95.9 KM

Nagoya City : 246.9 KM

Sapporo City : 1,535.2 KM

Kyoto City : 122.7 KM

Fukuoka City : 520.8 KM