10 days in Hiroshima Prefecture Itinerary

10 days in Hiroshima Prefecture Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Hiroshima Prefecture holiday planner
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Make it your trip
Fly to Fukuoka, Train to Hiroshima
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Hiroshima
— 4 nights
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Takehara
— 5 nights
Drive to Hiroshima Airport, Fly to Singapore

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Hiroshima — 4 nights

City of Peace

Grapple with history and appreciate modernity in Hiroshima, a city known around the world for its tragic past and inspiring rebirth.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hiroshima: Hatsukaichi (Itsukushima Shrine, Seishin Tsurui, &more). There's much more to do: make a trip to Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima, get engrossed in the history at Hiroshima National Peace Memorial Hall for the Atomic Bomb Victims, examine the collection at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, and contemplate the long history of Atomic Bomb Dome.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Hiroshima trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Hiroshima is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Singapore to Hiroshima. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Singapore in June; daily highs in Hiroshima reach 30°C and lows reach 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Takehara.
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Takehara — 5 nights

Takehara is a city located in Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. Venture out of the city with trips to Itosaki Shrine (in Mihara), Nishibo Jojuji Temple (in Fuchu) and Fukuyama (Taishonosato, Sensui Island Camping Site, &more). There's much more to do: step off the mainland to explore Okunoshima Island, contemplate the long history of Remains of Automatic Switchboard Room, explore the world behind art at Takehara Museum, and take some stellar pictures from Mt. Kannomineyama.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Takehara fast, fun, and easy.

Drive from Hiroshima to Takehara in 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 20°C. On the 17th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.
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Hiroshima Prefecture travel guide

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Historic Sites · History Museums · Islands
Hiroshima Prefecture is a prefecture of Japan located in the Chūgoku region on Honshu island. The capital is the city of Hiroshima. It has a population of around 2.8 million.HistoryThe area around Hiroshima was formerly divided into Bingo Province and Aki Province. This location has been a center of trade and culture since the beginning of Japan's recorded history. Hiroshima is a traditional center of the Chūgoku region and was the seat of the Mōri clan until the Battle of Sekigahara.Hiroshima is home to two UNESCO World Heritage sites: The Atomic Dome in Hiroshima, one of the few remnants of prewar Hiroshima following the atomic bombing in 1945;The Itsukushima Shrine in Miyajima, famed for filling with water and appearing to "float" during high tide.GeographyHiroshima prefecture lies in the middle of Chūgoku. Most of the prefecture consists of mountains leading towards Shimane Prefecture; and rivers produce rich plains near the coast.The province faces Shikoku across the Seto Inland Sea. Hiroshima Bay opens on the Inland Sea. The prefecture also includes many small islands.

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