Facilities of the confectionary industry introduce not only manufacturing processes and the history of confectionary but also amusing advertisements and episodes that reflect the social situation in the past, which adds an interesting twist. Some facilities offer viewing tours and tasting corners.
Address: 7-1-1 Takatsukadai, Nishi-ku, Kobe City, Hyogo
Hours open to visitors: Tours start at 10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 14:00 and 15:00.
How to apply: Apply by phone in advance
Time required for a factory tour: About 70 min.
Availability of English-speaking personal: No English speaking guide is available.
Restrictions to be observed at factories: Taking photographs is prohibited in the factory.
Closed: Closed on Fri., mid-Aug. & New Year's holiday
Directions: 1-min. walk from "Takatsukadai 1-chome" Bus Stop by bus #23 or #12 departing from Bus Stop of Subway Seishin-chuo Sta.