Shiroishi trip planner

Create a fully customized
day by day itinerary for free

Build your own package

+ Add destination
2 adults
- +
- +
- +
Trip Planner Asia  /  Japan  /  Tohoku  /  Miyagi Prefecture  /  Shiroishi


Zoos · Castles · Historic Sites
Shiroishi is a city in Miyagi Prefecture, in the Tohoku region of northern Japan. As of September 2015, the city had an estimated population of 35,122 and a population density of 123 persons per km2. The total area was 286.48sqkm.GeographyShiroishi is in southern Miyagi Prefecture, bordered by Fukushima Prefecture to the south. The southern peak of Mount Zaō is within the city borders.Neighboring municipalitiesMiyagi PrefectureKakudaShichikashukuZaōŌgawaraMarumoriFukushimaDateKunimiKooriHistoryThe area of present-day Shiroishi was part of ancient Mutsu Province and was under control of the Date clan of Sendai Domain during the Edo period, under the Tokugawa shogunate. During the Boshin War of the Meiji Restoration, Shiroishi Castle was the site of a fierce battle between the pro-imperial and pro-Tokugawa forces.
Plan your vacation with our Japan vacation maker website and discover the best things to do in Shiroishi.
Create a full itinerary — for free!
  • Build a trip
    Tell us where and when you
    want to go, we will build
    the best sightseeing itinerary
  • Refine it
    You have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
  • Book as a package
    Use our travel agents to get
    package savings and hassle free booking
  • Enjoy your trip!
    Enjoy our 24x7
    on-trip assistance

Places to visit with Shiroishi

HirosakiTrip planner BEST FOR: Castle, Park, Historic Site SendaiTrip planner BEST FOR: Landmark, Castle, History Museum SembokuTrip planner BEST FOR: Water Body, Onsen Resort, History Museum AomoriTrip planner BEST FOR: Architectural Building, Ruin, Specialty Museum TowadaTrip planner BEST FOR: Water Body, Waterfall, Art Museum