Welcome to Yabu City

Yabu City is a beautiful nature town in northern Hyogo Prefecture, home to the scenic nature destinations Tendaki Falls and Mt. Hyonosen. Located around 2 hours by train from Kyoto and Osaka and 30 minutes from Kinosaki Onsen, it is the perfect spot to explore the beauty of nature during your Japan trip.

6 Reasons to Visit Yabu

Yabu is an exciting local city surrounded by natural beauty.

Beautiful Drive

Experience the stunning scenery and beautiful views of Yabu while going for a scenic drive.

Friendly Locals

Come and meet the warm and friendly locals of Yabu. From traditional Japanese summer matsuri, or special festivities such as Zanzako Odori that occur throughout the year.

Beautiful Nature

Yabu has stunning nature views throughout all four seasons representative of rural Japan. One of the most widely known sightseeing spots of the area is Tendaki Falls, a stunning waterfall ranked in the top 100 waterfalls in Japan and has a drop that is 98 meters long.

Seasonal Activities

Yabu is the perfect destination for those with an adventurous heart, and those who like to enjoy outdoor activities.

Rich History

Yabu is known for having a rich history and culture that is embedded throughout its development.

Delicious Food

Yabu is the destination to enjoy fresh, local cuisine, and has many specialty food products.