15 days in Hiroshima Prefecture Itinerary

15 days in Hiroshima Prefecture Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Fukuyama
— 3 nights
2
Mihara
— 5 nights
3
Akiota-cho
— 1 night
4
Hiroshima
— 4 nights

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.
Popular historic sites such as Io-ji Temple and Amida-ji Temple are in your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Fukuyama side-trips: Fuchu (Nishibo Jojuji Temple, Kompira Shrine, &more). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Fukuyama Castle, snap pictures at Utsumi Ohashi Bridge, contemplate the long history of Kusadoinari Shrine, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fukuyama Hachimangu.

To see traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Fukuyama day trip planning app.

Singapore, Singapore to Fukuyama is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Singapore to Fukuyama. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Singapore in December: high temperatures in Fukuyama hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Mihara.

Things to do in Fukuyama

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

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Fuchu
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Fukuyama Castle ©
Fukuyama Castle
Yodohime Shrine ©
Yodohime Shrine
Kusadoinari Shrine ©
Kusadoinari Shrine

5
nights
Mihara

Mihara ©
Mitsuki Hachiman-gu and Takehara Townscape Preservation Area will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Mihara: Miyoshi (Hiroshima Miyoshi Fudoki No Oka & Ozekiyama Park) and Takehara (Okunoshima Island, Ocean Water Tank Remains, &more).

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Mihara trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Fukuyama to Mihara in an hour. In December, daytime highs in Mihara are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Akiota-cho.

Things to do in Mihara

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Takehara, Miyoshi
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Takehara Townscape Preservation Area ©
Takehara Townscape Preservation Area
Okunoshima Lighthouse ©
Okunoshima Lighthouse
Okunoshima Island ©
Okunoshima Island

1
night
Akiota-cho

Akiota-cho ©
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): cruise along Ajisai Road, thendon't miss a visit to Old Sandankyo Station, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Yoshimizuen, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Ini Rice Terraces.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Akiota-cho road trip planning tool.

Getting from Mihara to Akiota-cho by car takes about 2 hours. In December in Akiota-cho, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to drive to Hiroshima.

Things to do in Akiota-cho

Parks Outdoors Scenic Drive
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Yoshimizuen ©
Yoshimizuen

4
nights
Hiroshima

Hiroshima ©
Grapple with history and appreciate modernity in Hiroshima, a city known around the world for its tragic past and inspiring rebirth.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Atomic Bomb Dome and Itsukushima Shrine. Change things up with these side-trips from Hiroshima: Hatsukaichi (Daishoin Temple & Miyajima) and Matsuyama (Matsuyama Castle & Thermal Spas). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima, step into the grandiose world of Hiroshima Castle, get engrossed in the history at Hiroshima National Peace Memorial Hall for the Atomic Bomb Victims, and admire the masterpieces at Hiroshima Museum of Art.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Hiroshima route website.

Traveling by car from Akiota-cho to Hiroshima takes 1.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hiroshima

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Hatsukaichi, Matsuyama
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Atomic Bomb Dome ©
Atomic Bomb Dome
Itsukushima Shrine ©
Itsukushima Shrine
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima ©
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima