Hiroshima is the name associated with atomic disaster since World War II. Today, the city has flourished and attracted many tourists. Here are the hints point should not be overlooked when visiting this place.
Morning: Visit the atomic bomb dome (Atomic Bomb Dome) and the memorial. Atomic bomb Dome (Atomic Bomb Dome) is one of the remaining work after the Allied atomic bomb on Hiroshima on 08/06/1945. From the atomic bomb dome, walk along the River Ota is the Peace Memorial Park. Stroll in the park, you will see Memorial Hiroshima National Peace for the victims of the atomic bombing.
Hundreds of thousands of people have died in the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. In addition to remembering the pain has not gone through in the past, the museum also introduces the peace activists tirelessly of Hiroshima, call abandon nuclear weapons worldwide.
Afternoon: Learn more about the past of Hiroshima. Some tourists come to Hiroshima to visit the memorial site of the bombing victims. This is unfortunate. Take a visit to Hiroshima castle far past time, learn the nobility of life ever existed on this land. If you come in spring, you will have the opportunity to admire the castle gardens steeped in cherry blossoms bloom.
Evening: Relax with the sports, go shopping or enjoy a few cocktails. You will regret if not once tried playing baseball, favorite sports here. Then you can go shopping at Arcade Hondori before stopping at Yatai Ninjo Ganko to enjoy special Okonomiyaki.
Day 2: Treasure Island and the fun in the city
Morning: Explore the island of Miyajima. Catch a ferry from Miyajimaguchi (about 25 minutes south of Hiroshi station) to get to Miyajima. Let sit in the upper deck, you can see Torri lipstick (traditional Japanese gate at the entrance to Shinto shrines) protruding from the blue waters of the sea. Once there, go to the right side of the ferry and romance along the water, you’ll easily caught ‘residents’ of the famous island: the small deer. After a few minutes walk, you will come Itsukushima shrine god. Please take a moment to walk in this beautiful temple.
Lunch: Enjoy the oysters on the island. The only thing you should eat oysters here is delicious, especially when just baked. Stop in Kaki-ya to enjoy delicious lunch will be your right decision.
Afternoon and evening: Experience the culture and nightlife. Miyajima there are enough things you can Footbinding few days here. But if you’ve seen enough, go back to the ferry to explore the culture of Hiroshima. Art Museum owns an impressive collection of famous artists such as Picasso, Van Gogh, … In addition, you can also visit the Museum of Contemporary Art and Hiroshima City Museum of Mazda, …
This is your last night in the city so get out and go to a karaoke bar near the Aioi-dori or spend the night to enjoy rock music at Koba.