First built on its present location in 1948, Hanshin Racecourse joins Kyoto Racecourse as the second of the two feature racecourses in Western Japan. Hanshin has the same number of race meetings as Kyoto and the two racecourses alternate race meeting. Major races are the Japan Cup Dirt (G1), the Takarazuka Kinen (G1), the Oka Sho (the Japanese 1000 Guineas), the Hanshin Juvenile Fillies.
Admission: 200 Yen (live race day)
URL: http://jra.jp/facilities/race/hanshin/index.html (Japanese)