Itineraries 2days

Hiroshima

Hiroshima

Experience the strong culture of everyday life in Hiroshima of both past and present.

Day 1

01 Hiroshima Station (広島駅)

Hiroshima Station is the bustling transportation hub of our peaceful city, and one of the principal entertainment hubs as well. All JR lines in the city stop here, and from here, people can take numerous buses and streetcars anywhere in the city, or even out of town. The ekie shopping complex located inside the station building also has no shortage of restaurants and souvenir shops to keep visitors busy for hours.

Address
2-37 Matsubaracho, Minami Ward, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture, JAPAN

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Transportation: JR Miyajima-guchi Station, Miyajima Pier [Tram (Miyajima Line) & Miyajima Ferry]

02 Miyajima Pier (宮島桟橋)

Miyajima Pier is the first stop after getting off either the JR or Matsudai ferry from Miyajimaguchi on the mainland. Inside the building, there is ample infomation on Itsukushima Shrine as a World Heritage Site, and tourists can also use the restroom and stock up on food and drink before setting out into town. The plaza outside the building is an excellent setting for tourists to take their first commemorative photos on Miyajima.

Address
1162 Miyajima-cho Ebisu-cho, Hatsukaichi, Hiroshima Prefecture, JAPAN

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Transportation: By foot

03 Rental Kimono Miyajima Komachi (レンタルきものみやじま小町)

Rental Kimono Miyajima Komachi is a kimono rental store located a 5-minute walk from Miyajima Pier and a 6-minute walk to Itsukushima Shrine. It is located in an alleyway between the stores in Miyajima’s Omotesando Shotengai (the Main Street of Miyajima), so it is recommended to check the location beforehand with your smartphone or guidebook. The store rents out kimonos and yukata (thin summer kimonos), and you can also wear the borrowed kimonos to explore Miyajima.


Rental Fee (per person)
¥4,800~

Address
553-40 Miyajima-cho, Hatsukaichi, Hiroshima Prefecture, JAPAN

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Transportation: By foot

04 EBISUYA Miyajima (えびす屋宮島)

EBISUYA Miyajima offers a service that allows visitors to tour Miyajima on a rickshaw (a traditional Japanese transportation method). The Ebisuya rickshaw not only takes you to your destination but also provides you with a tour guide who can tell you more about Miyajima and its attractions. There are four different courses to choose from, and each course has a maximum capacity of two people per rickshaw (multiple rickshaws will be used to guide three or more people).


Service Fee (per person)
¥3,000~

Address
556-3 Miyajima-cho, Hatsukaichi, Hiroshima Prefecture, JAPAN

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05 Natural Hot Spring Honoyu (天然温泉 ほの湯)

Natural Hot Spring Honoyu is a hot spring facility located in Ujina. There are thirteen different types of hot springs to enjoy, including an open-air bath where you can breathe in the fresh air, as well as a carbonated spring. There is also a sauna that is reasonably spacious and easy to spend time in so you can warm your body to the core. In addition to the hot springs, the hotel also has a massage salon and a restaurant, so you can spend the whole day relaxing.

Address
3-4-34 Ujinahigashi, Minami Ward, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture, JAPAN

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06 ACTUS Hiroshima

ACTUS Hiroshima is a furniture and interior goods store located in Ujina, Hiroshima. The chic brick exterior is a landmark of the store, where you can find stylish furniture and interior goods from both Japan and abroad. The store also has a café, “Cafe Place”, where you can enjoy lunch while taking in a view of the ocean. The store is located close to Ujina Port, making it easy to access from Miyajima and central Hiroshima.

Address
734-0011 12-17 Ujinakaigan 3 chome, Minami-ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima

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07 Flex Gallery

Flex Gallery is an interior goods store located in Ujina, Hiroshima. On the first floor of the large warehouse-turned-store, you will find antique and stylish interior goods. On the second floor, 24/7 coffee & roaster ujina offers lunch from a cafe with a beautiful view of the ocean. It is located a short distance from Ujina Port, making it easy to access from Miyajima and other places.

Address
734-0011 12-38 Ujinakaigan 3 chome, Minami-ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima

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08 Grand Prince Hotel Hiroshima (グランドプリンスホテル広島)

The Grand Prince Hotel Hiroshima is indisputably one of the most famous and esteemed hotels in all of Hiroshima City, situated near Ujina Port. The Grand Prince Hotel is equipped with a spa, a fitness center, an outdoor pool, a private outdoor workspace, and more! In addition, ferries take guests to Ujina Port, Miyajima, and Koyo Port on Etajima straight from the hotel, and the Maple Loop bus Blue Line can also shuttle visitors to key sights downtown.

Address
23-1 Motoujina-cho, Minami Ward, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture, JAPAN

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Day 2

01 Grand Prince Hotel Hiroshima (グランドプリンスホテル広島)

The Grand Prince Hotel Hiroshima is indisputably one of the most famous and esteemed hotels in all of Hiroshima City, situated near Ujina Port. The Grand Prince Hotel is equipped with a spa, a fitness center, an outdoor pool, a private outdoor workspace, and more! In addition, ferries take guests to Ujina Port, Miyajima, and Koyo Port on Etajima straight from the hotel, and the Maple Loop bus Blue Line can also shuttle visitors to key sights downtown.

Address
23-1 Motoujina-cho, Minami Ward, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture, JAPAN

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Transportation: By foot

02 Pokemon Center Hiroshima

The Pokémon Center Hiroshima is a specialty Pokémon goods store located on the sixth floor of the Sogo Hiroshima Store, a department store in the center of Hiroshima City. Outside the store is a large objet d’art of Pikachu riding a Gyarados, which is a popular photo spot. Inside the store, you’ll find a wide variety of Pokémon goods, including plush toys, daily necessities, and Pokémon card-related goods that Pokémon lovers will love. There are also limited-edition Pokémon goods available only at the Hiroshima Pokémon Center, making it a popular spot for many tourists from Japan and abroad.

Address
730-8501Sogo Hiroshima, 6-27 Motomachi, Naka-ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture

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03 Andersen Hiroshima

Andersen Hiroshima is a bakery located in Hondori, Hiroshima.
It opened in 1967 as a flagship store of Andersen Group which was founded in 1948 when scar of the war still seriously remained in Hiroshima. In addition to breads of European origin, the store offers a variety of products that expand the enjoyment of living with bread including Danish pastry which was first introduced to Japan in 1962 by Andersen Group. There are also wines carefully selected by sommeliers and chocolates by JEAN-PAUL HÉVIN, a famed chocolatier in France. At the restaurant on the second floor, you can enjoy freshly baked bread along with dishes made with ingredients produced in Hiroshima.

Address
730-00357-1 Hondori, Naka-ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture

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04 Round 1 (ラウンドワン)

Round 1 is an amusement center located just off the Hondori shopping street in the center of Hiroshima City. You can easily recognise it from the giant bowling pin in front of the building. Here, you can enjoy a variety of sports and games such as bowling, table tennis, and batting/pitching cages, as well as karaoke and crane games. Karaoke and bowling can be reserved in advance, so customers can immediately enjoy them without waiting in line.

Address
3-11 Tatemachi, Naka Ward, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture, JAPAN

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05 JUMP SHOP Hiroshima

The JUMP SHOP Hiroshima is located on Hondori, the main street in Hiroshima, and specializes in Weekly Shonen Jump goods. Outside the store, there is a large object of Son Goku from Dragon Ball hitting a Kamehameha wave, which is a popular photo spot. Inside the store, there are many goods from popular manga such as Dragon Ball and One Piece. The store also has goods from the popular anime “Demon Slayer”, so be sure to check it out.

Address
730-0035Kishodo Building 1F, 9-34 Hondori, Naka-ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture

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06 Hiroshima PARCO

Hiroshima PARCO is a fashion building located on Hon-dori in the heart of Hiroshima City. There are two buildings, the main building and the new building, both lined with fashion brands, general stores, and cafes. The stores feature a wide range of genres, from brands that can only be bought in Japan to brands popular in Europe and the United States. It is a place that is loved by people of all ages as a somewhere where fashion trends in Hiroshima originate. In addition to fashion brands, cafes such as tapioca drink stores, cookie stores, and matcha sweets stores are also popular.

Address
730-0035 10-1 Hondori, Naka-ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima

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07 Karaoke Kan

Karaoke-Kan is a karaoke building located on Hon-dori in the center of Hiroshima City. The latest models of karaoke machines are available, allowing you to sing anything from the latest songs to old favorites. It features private karaoke rooms, which can accommodate any number of groups from 1 to a maximum of 100 people, making it a popular place for everything from dates to large parties.

Address
730-0035 Hitsujiya Building, 9-33 Hondori, Naka-ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima

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Transportation: Tram

08 Hiroshima Okonomiyaki Monogatari

Hiroshima Okonomiyaki Monogatari is a tourist facility located just outside JR Hiroshima Station. 15 okonomiyaki stalls of various sizes are lined up around a large area that recreates the food stalls of Hiroshima from the 1960s. Each stall offers its own unique okonomiyaki and teppan-yaki. The customer base ranges from tourists both from Japan and overseas, to locals living in Hiroshima. Many of the stalls have English menus as well as English speaking staff.

Address
732-0822Hiroshima Full Focus Building 6F, 10-1 Matsubaracho, Minami-ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima

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09 Hiroshima Station (広島駅)

Hiroshima Station is the bustling transportation hub of our peaceful city, and one of the principal entertainment hubs as well. All JR lines in the city stop here, and from here, people can take numerous buses and streetcars anywhere in the city, or even out of town. The ekie shopping complex located inside the station building also has no shortage of restaurants and souvenir shops to keep visitors busy for hours.

Address
2-37 Matsubaracho, Minami Ward, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture, JAPAN

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Hiroshima Station (広島駅)

2-37 Matsubaracho, Minami Ward, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture, JAPAN

Miyajima Pier (宮島桟橋)

1162 Miyajima-cho Ebisu-cho, Hatsukaichi, Hiroshima Prefecture, JAPAN

Rental Kimono Miyajima Komachi (レンタルきものみやじま小町)

553-40 Miyajima-cho, Hatsukaichi, Hiroshima Prefecture, JAPAN

EBISUYA Miyajima (えびす屋宮島)

556-3 Miyajima-cho, Hatsukaichi, Hiroshima Prefecture, JAPAN

Natural Hot Spring Honoyu (天然温泉 ほの湯)

3-4-34 Ujinahigashi, Minami Ward, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture, JAPAN

ACTUS Hiroshima

734-0011 12-17 Ujinakaigan 3 chome, Minami-ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima

Flex Gallery

734-0011 12-38 Ujinakaigan 3 chome, Minami-ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima

Grand Prince Hotel Hiroshima (グランドプリンスホテル広島)

23-1 Motoujina-cho, Minami Ward, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture, JAPAN

Grand Prince Hotel Hiroshima (グランドプリンスホテル広島)

23-1 Motoujina-cho, Minami Ward, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture, JAPAN

Pokemon Center Hiroshima

730-8501Sogo Hiroshima, 6-27 Motomachi, Naka-ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture

Andersen Hiroshima

730-00357-1 Hondori, Naka-ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture

Round 1 (ラウンドワン)

3-11 Tatemachi, Naka Ward, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture, JAPAN

JUMP SHOP Hiroshima

730-0035Kishodo Building 1F, 9-34 Hondori, Naka-ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture

Hiroshima PARCO

730-0035 10-1 Hondori, Naka-ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima

Karaoke Kan

730-0035 Hitsujiya Building, 9-33 Hondori, Naka-ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima

Hiroshima Okonomiyaki Monogatari

732-0822Hiroshima Full Focus Building 6F, 10-1 Matsubaracho, Minami-ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima

Hiroshima Station (広島駅)

2-37 Matsubaracho, Minami Ward, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture, JAPAN