5 days in Hiroshima & Fukuyama Itinerary

5 days in Hiroshima & Fukuyama Itinerary

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5 days in Hiroshima & Fukuyama Itinerary

Start: Hiroshima
1
Hiroshima
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Fukuyama
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
End: Hiroshima

1
night
Hiroshima

Hiroshima ©
Grapple with history and appreciate modernity in Hiroshima, a city known around the world for its tragic past and inspiring rebirth.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Itsukushima Shrine and then contemplate the long history of Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of To no Oka, take in the spiritual surroundings of Senjokaku, stroll through Mikasahama Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mitaki Temple, then pause for some photo ops at Peace Bell, and finally appreciate the history behind Peace Flame.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Hiroshima holiday builder .

If you are flying in from Singapore, the closest major airports are Hiroshima Airport, Okayama Airport and Takamatsu Airport. In July, daytime highs in Hiroshima are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Fukuyama.

Things to do in Hiroshima

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Hatsukaichi
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Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima ©
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima
Itsukushima Shrine ©
Itsukushima Shrine
Senjokaku ©
Senjokaku

3
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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saikokuji Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Abuto Kannon (Bandai-ji Temple Kannondo), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Fukuzen-ji Temple, and finally stroll through Sensui Island Camping Site. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Ichinomiya Park Kaigan and then enjoy the sand and surf at Shibukawa Camp Site.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Fukuyama road trip app .

Getting from Hiroshima to Fukuyama by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Hiroshima in July, you will find days in Fukuyama are slightly colder (32°C), and nights are about the same (26°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Fukuyama

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Shibukawa Camp Site, Kinojo Castle, Saikokuji Temple, Ichinomiya Park Kaigan
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Kinojo Castle ©
Kinojo Castle

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