Himeji Travel Guide

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Himeji Overview

Himeji is a city in Hyōgo Prefecture in the Kansai region of Japan. It has a population of around 535,000.

Himeji is most famous for its beautiful castle which has been designated both a national treasure and a UNESCO world heritage site.The castle is spectacular in spring when it is surrounded by cherry blossom.

Himeji is on a train line and is less than one hour from Osaka or Kyoto by train.