Beautiful banners are coming to every article and you can help!
Check out our guidelines and learn how to create your own!


From Wikitravel
Yamaguchi : Hofu
Jump to: navigation, search

Hofu (防府) is a city in Yamaguchi prefecture, Japan.


Get in[edit]

By plane[edit]

Yamaguchi Ube Airport (山口宇部空港,Yamaguchi Ube Kūkō) (IATA: UBJ, ICAO: RJDC) is a domestic airport located 4.6 km (2.9 mi) southeast of Ube-Shinkawa Station, in Ube. It is available as an alternative to the New Kitakyushu Airport for Yamaguchi prefecture residents flying to and from Tokyo.

All Nippon Airways and Japan Airlines both provide services to Tokyo International Airport, known as Haneda Airport (羽田空港, Haneda Kūkō)

By train[edit]

Hofu station is on the JR San-Yo line, about 16 minutes from Shin-Yamaguchi station.

Get around[edit]


Hofu Tenmangu(shrine)

Mansion & Garden of Mori Family





Laughable is the main bar of Hofu, located on the 商店街 street leading to Hofu Tenmangu. It is most easily found by looking for the neon yellow shower curtain that serves as its door.


Get out[edit]

Other cities in Yamaguchi prefecture

Routes through Hofu
ShimonosekiYamaguchi  W noframe E  TokuyamaHiroshima
ShimonosekiYamaguchi  W noframe E  Kano (Shunan)Hiroshima-Kita
Chugoku expwy icon.png JunctionYamaguchi  W noframe E  TokuyamaHiroshima

This article is an outline and needs more content. It has a template, but there is not enough information present. Please plunge forward and help it grow!



Destination Docents

In other languages

other sites