6 days in Hiroshima Prefecture Itinerary

6 days in Hiroshima Prefecture Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Hiroshima Prefecture trip maker

This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

Start: Las Vegas
Fly + Drive:  22 h
1
Fukuyama
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Hiroshima
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  19 h 45 min
End: Las Vegas

2
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.
On the 8th (Sun), explore the historical opulence of Fukuyama Castle, then step off the mainland to explore Sensui Island, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tomo no Ura.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Fukuyama trip planner.

Las Vegas, USA to Fukuyama is an approximately 22- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Japan Standard Time (JST) is 17 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in April, with highs in Fukuyama at 63°F and lows at 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can drive to Hiroshima.

Things to do in Fukuyama

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Tomo no Ura ©
Tomo no Ura
Fukuyama Castle ©
Fukuyama Castle
Sensui Island ©
Sensui Island

2
nights
Hiroshima

Hiroshima ©
Grapple with history and appreciate modernity in Hiroshima, a city known around the world for its tragic past and inspiring rebirth.
Get a sense of the local culture at Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima and Daishoin Temple. Do your shopping at Miyajima Omotesando Shopping Street and Kamiyacho. Venture out of the city with trips to Hatsukaichi (Miyajima, Senjokaku, &more). There's more to do: explore the historical opulence of Hiroshima Castle and examine the collection at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum.

For maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Hiroshima itinerary planner.

You can drive from Fukuyama to Hiroshima in 1.5 hours. April in Hiroshima sees daily highs of 67°F and lows of 52°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hiroshima

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Hatsukaichi
Highlights from your plan
Daishoin Temple ©
Daishoin Temple
Itsukushima Shrine ©
Itsukushima Shrine
Senjokaku ©
Senjokaku