Hiroshima Day Trips

Boat Trips in Hiroshima

Apr 30, 2024 By Justin Hanus

With six rivers and a bay leading out to the Seto Inland Sea, Hiroshima prefecture offers ample opportunities for charming and relaxing boat trips where you can see the sights...[ Click to read more ]

Best Craft Beer Shops in Hiroshima

Sep 28, 2023 By Justin Hanus

Although beer has always played a significant role in Japanese culture, microbreweries have only cropped up recently. This is because taxes had been prohibitively expensive for small brewers, but the...[ Click to read more ]

Getting in Tents: Camping Around Hiroshima

Jul 22, 2023 By Bert Wishart

Finally, the heat and humidity of the summer have dissipated, and we can all get outside and enjoy the fresh air without losing half our body weight to sweat! This...[ Click to read more ]

Top Museums to Visit in Hiroshima

May 19, 2023 By Justin Hanus

As a place with a significant history, it should be no surprise that Hiroshima has many fascinating museums. In addition to learning about different historical periods, you’ll enjoy artwork, see...[ Click to read more ]

Summer Days Out in Hiroshima

Apr 20, 2023 By Justin Hanus

With the warm summer months nearly upon us, what better time to turn our attention to some of the glorious outdoor activities in Hiroshima? Whether you're after a relaxing time...[ Click to read more ]

The Top Places to Visit in Onomichi in Hiroshima

Apr 20, 2023 By Justin Hanus

The port town of Onomichi in Hiroshima prefecture may be small, but it's packed with things to do. Although it's ideal for walking around and discovering little gems, it's even...[ Click to read more ]

Best Zoos & Aquariums in Hiroshima

Mar 24, 2023 By Justin Hanus

With some nice spring weather just around the corner, what could be a better day out for the family than a nearby zoo or aquarium? Observing animals and other creatures...[ Click to read more ]

Traveling by Bus on a Budget from Hiroshima

Feb 22, 2023 By Justin Hanus

In addition to sites within the city itself, there’s plenty to explore around Hiroshima. A convenient and cost-effective way to travel is by bus. International visitors can take advantage of...[ Click to read more ]

Taking a Day Trip from Hiroshima to Miyajima

Oct 24, 2022 By Justin Hanus

One of the most popular destinations to visit from Hiroshima is Miyajima. Officially called Itsukushima, the island has a collection of temples and shrines — including the iconic Itsukushima Shrine...[ Click to read more ]

Hidden Attractions in Hiroshima

Oct 24, 2022 By Justin Hanus

Hiroshima has grown in popularity as a tourist destination in recent years, with Japanese and overseas nationals flocking to see attractions such as Hiroshima Castle, Peace Memorial Park, and Itsukushima...[ Click to read more ]