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Local SakeHimeji FoodsTakata-no-Baba

Takada-no-Baba is located in front of the Ote-mon Gate, the entrance to the National Treasure, Himeji Castle, a 15-minute walk from JR Himeji Station.
In addition to its close proximity to the Himeji-nishi and Himeji-higashi Interchange on the Sanyo Expressway (25 minutes), Takata-no-Baba is Himeji's largest sightseeing specialty shop: the first floor can accommodate 50 people at its table,s where groups and travelers can rest, meet, or gather at their leisure. There is also a souvenir corner. The second floor is a tatami room with a view of Himeji Castle, and can accommodate up to 150 people for rest, various parties, and events.

Basic Information

  • Toilet Available

    Toilet Available

  • Restaurant On-site

    Restaurant On-site

  • Parking Available

    Parking Available

  • Shop Available

    Shop Available

  • Coin locker available

    Coin locker available

  • WiFi available

    WiFi available

  • Accepts credit cards

    Accepts credit cards

  • Tax-Free Shops

    Tax-Free Shops

Train: Approx. 15 minute walk from Himeji Station on JR or the Sanyo Electric Railway
Bus: Approx. 5 minute walk from the Shinki Bus "Himeji Castle Otemon-mae" bus stop.
Car: Approx. 25 minutes from the Himeji-Nishi IC on the Sanyo Expressway
None (the nearest lot is Otemon Parking Lot)
Business Hours
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Until 6:00 p.m. during summer)
Takata-no-Baba Manju Steamed Bus (large) 1,100 yen (tax incl.) / Salty Manju Steamed Bun (large) 1,200 yen (tax incl.)
Open year-round (temporary closures may be held due to natural disasters, maintenance, etc.)
Barrier-Free Information
Braille displays / Sign language service
68 Honmachi, Himeji, Hyogo 670-0012
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