Approximately 52,000 people call Ako in Hyogo home.
From Ako, Kobe is approximately 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the east from here and Osaka is 65 miles (105 kilometers) to the east.
The Ako City Museum of History is the perfect place to visit to discover Ako’s compelling past. Walk along its peaceful corridors and examine the ancient exhibits on display.
When you need a little time out, visit Ako Kaihin Park, one of the places where you can enjoy some time outdoors. Nature lovers enjoy this peaceful space for its well-designed botanical displays.
The Oishi Shrine is the place to head for visitors wishing to delve a little deeper into the Ako area.