19 days in Hiroshima Prefecture Itinerary

19 days in Hiroshima Prefecture Itinerary

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19 days in Hiroshima Prefecture Itinerary

Start: Tokyo
Fly + Drive:  4 h 30 min
1
Mihara
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Fukuyama
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Shobara
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Hiroshima
— 6 nights
Train:  4 h
End: Tokyo

3
nights
Mihara

Mihara ©
Get outdoors at Okunoshima Island and Ikunoshima Island. Change things up with these side-trips from Mihara: Takehara (Nagaura Poison Storehouse Remains, Okakae Jizo, & more). The adventure continues: make a trip to Buttsu-ji Temple, take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Fudekage, and look for gifts at Yassa Manju.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Mihara trip itinerary planner .

Tokyo to Mihara is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Tokyo in February: highs in Mihara hover around 8°C, while lows dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel to Fukuyama.

Things to do in Mihara

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Takehara, Ikunoshima Island
Highlights from your plan
Okunoshima Island ©
Okunoshima Island
Takehara Townscape Preservation Area ©
Itosaki Shrine ©
Itosaki Shrine

5
nights
Fukuyama

Fukuyama ©
A trip to Fukuyama, a riverside city known for its fragrant roses, is not complete without a visit to its main attraction, a quaint port village lined with old wooden houses and fishing boats.
Fukuyama is known for historic sites, nature, museums, theme parks, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Sensui Island Camping Site, step off the mainland to explore Hyakkan Island, stroll through Midoricho Park, and stop by Sun Station Terrace Fukuyama.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Fukuyama vacation planner.

You can drive from Mihara to Fukuyama in an hour. In February, daily temperatures in Fukuyama can reach 8°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel to Shobara.

Things to do in Fukuyama

Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Midoricho Park ©
Midoricho Park
Fukuyama Castle ©
Fukuyama Castle

4
nights
Shobara

Shobara ©
Shōbara is a city located in northeastern Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. Venture out of the city with trips to Miyoshi (Okuda Genso Sayume Art Museum, Hiroshima Miyoshi Fudoki No Oka, & more), Akitakata (Akitakada Municipal History Museum, Wakunaga Manji Memorial Garden, & more) and Michi-no-Eki Sanwa 182 Station (in Jinsekikogen-cho). There's more to do: don't miss a visit to Ombashi.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Shobara road trip app .

You can drive from Fukuyama to Shobara in 1.5 hours. February in Shobara sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Hiroshima.

Things to do in Shobara

Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trips

Miyoshi, Akitakata, Michi-no-Eki Sanwa 182 Station
Highlights from your plan
Okuda Genso Sayume Art Museum ©
Okuda Genso Sayume Art Museum

6
nights
Hiroshima

Hiroshima ©
Grapple with history and appreciate modernity in Hiroshima, a city known around the world for its tragic past and inspiring rebirth.
Let the collections at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum and Yamato Museum capture your imagination. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Miyajima and Hiroshima Castle. Venture out of the city with trips to JMSDF Kure Museum (in Kure) and Hatsukaichi (Itsukushima Shrine, Gojuno To, & more). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, pause for some photo ops at The Cenotaph, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Myojo-in, and admire the masterpieces at Hiroshima Museum of Art.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Hiroshima online vacation planner .

Drive from Shobara to Hiroshima in 1.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hiroshima

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Hatsukaichi, Kure
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Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum ©
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
Itsukushima Shrine ©
Itsukushima Shrine
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima ©
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima