6 days in Hiroshima Prefecture Itinerary

6 days in Hiroshima Prefecture Itinerary

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6 days in Hiroshima Prefecture Itinerary

Start: Thanh Hoa
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Drive + Fly + Drive:  20​h 15​min
1
Fukuyama
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Hatsukaichi
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  20​h 45​min
End: Thanh Hoa

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Abuto Kannon (Bandai-ji Temple Kannondo). You'll discover tucked-away gems like Mt. Kiro Observatory Park and Nunakuma Shrine. Get out of town with these interesting Fukuyama side-trips: Kibitsu Shrine (in Okayama), Kurashiki (Ohara Museum of Art & Great Seto Bridge) and Senkoji & Senkoji Park (in Onomichi). Next up on the itinerary: take in the views from Kurushima Kaikyo Bridge, explore the historical opulence of Marugame Castle, and head off the coast to Okunoshima Island.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Fukuyama trip itinerary maker .

Thanh Hoa, Vietnam to Fukuyama is an approximately 20.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Thanh Hoa to Fukuyama, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In February, daytime highs in Fukuyama are 8°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can go by car to Hatsukaichi.

Things to do in Fukuyama

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Imabari, Kurashiki, Marugame Castle, Okunoshima Island, Kibitsu Shrine
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Mt. Kiro Observatory Park ©
Mt. Kiro Observatory Park
Kurushima Kaikyo Bridge ©
Kurushima Kaikyo Bridge

1
night
Hatsukaichi

Hatsukaichi ©
The city of Hatsukaichi developed from a small market town, frequented by passing samurais during the Edo period.
On the 27th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Senjokaku, walk around Momijidani Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Itsukushima Shrine Torii, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Daishoin Temple, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Mikasahama Beach.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Hatsukaichi driving holiday planning website .

Getting from Fukuyama to Hatsukaichi by car takes about 2 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Hatsukaichi can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hatsukaichi

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
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Daishoin Temple ©
Daishoin Temple
Mikasahama Beach ©
Mikasahama Beach
Momijidani Park ©
Momijidani Park