Mt. Rokkō and Mt. Maya Ultimate Getaway Guide


Mt. Rokkō (六甲山) and Mt. Maya (摩耶山) are the two mountains northeast of Kobe City and are a popular weekend getaway destination for both locals and international travellers. The mountains aren’t your typical natural beauty, as they also display Japan’s best night city views. In summer, it is a great escape from the summer heat in big cities. On top of that, one of Japan’s top three hot spring towns – Arima Onsen (有馬温泉) is only 12 minutes away by ropeway from Mt. Rokkō!

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