Speaking of Kansai region’s representative port town, it is “Kobe”. In the night view of Kobe Harborland in Kobe Port, the light of “Mosaic Ferris wheel” and “Kobe Port Tower” is gorgeously directing the night view of Kobe Port. “Concerto” from such Kobe port is a cruise ship which can cruises round trip to Akashi-Kaikyo Ohashi Bridge. The cruise plan of Concerto includes a lunch cruise plan that you can enjoy lunch, a tea cruise plan that can enjoy cafe time, and a night cruise plan that you can enjoy dinner and night view at night. The recommended one is night cruise. Night cruise is the best way to enjoy the beautiful scenery, such as viewing the night view of Kobe port from the sea side or seeing rainbow color of Akashi-Kaikyo Ohashi Bridge. Also, on board, you can enjoy luxurious time from chef’s attentive meal to lovely live performances.
Concerto’s shipboard has different rooms with different concepts. You can go out and enjoy the scenery outside the boat, you can listen to live music on board, eat and relax at the lounge. There, you can spend a wonderful time according to your purpose.
The real charm of the cruise of Concerto is the view of Kobe viewed from the ship. In the daytime, you can see the cityscape of Kobe from the sea side which you can not see usually, and you can also see the beautiful rainbow colored light-up of the Akashi Kaikyo Bridge from the night view of the port town Kobe during the night time.
When you are traveling to Kobe, please come and enjoy the cruising from Kobe Port by all means.
How about cruising if you are planning to visit the port town or Kobe? “Concerto” departing and arriving in front of the Kobe Harborland is a popular restaurant ship that can enjoy elegant cruising while enjoying Kobe gourmet on board. Alongside “Luminous Kobe 2” in front of the Meriken Park, it is a representative ship in Kobe. There are various ways to enjoy, such as a full course meal, immersing in a celebrity feeling, sightseeing harbor Kobe while drinking beer and juice.
Concerto will sail four voyage a day. The first service is “Lunch Cruise”, second one is “Tea Cruise”, three and four services are “Dinner Cruise”. The cruise time is 1 hour and 45 minutes (the Tea Cruise only one and a half hours), departing from the front of Harborland, turning in front of the Akashi Kaikyo Bridge and returning to the port.
There are several different specialty restaurants inside the ship and you can enjoy cruising while enjoying unique foods in Kobe. In addition, the Concerto is called “Music & Gourmet Ship”, and you can enjoy live jazz music during the voyage.
Highlights during cruising are dynamic scenes when turning in front of the Akashi Kaikyo Bridge. The open deck on the top floor of the Concerto is a place full of openness, so, during cruising, it is recommended to go out on the deck at least once. If you are blown by the sea breeze on the deck surrounded by the sea, you will be refreshed.
And live performance of jazz is done with saxophone, piano, flute and so on. The Jazz band will go around each restaurant in turn, so it’s a good idea to check in advance when they will come.
|Name:||Kobe Concerto (Restaurant Cruise Ship)|
|Address:||Higashikawasakicho 1-6-1 Kobe Chuo-ku, Hyogo 650-0044 Japan|
|Access:||JR Tokaido-honsen Line “Kobe-eki Station” (10 minutes walk)|
|Price/Charge:||Please refer the official web page.|