Hiroshima Prefecture

Hiroshima Prefecture belongs to the Chugoku region of Japan. Known worldwide as the surviving city of the World’s first atomic bomb disaster, Hiroshima city is the major tourist spot in Japan. The Atomic bomb dome, Peace memorial museum and Peace park are the main attractions here. All these are situated very close to each other.

  1. Atomic bomb dome(原爆ドーム)
  2. Peace Park(平和公園)
  3. Peace Memorial Museum
  4. Hiroshima Castle(広島城)
  5. Shukkei-en Garden(縮景園)

Miyajima Island, famous for the floating Tori gate and Mt. Misen ropeway is another popular tourist spot in Hiroshima Prefecture. There are some other attractions also located in various parts of the prefecture.

  1. Itsukushima Shrine
  2. Daisho in Temple
  3. Momijidani Park
  4. Mt. Misen Ropeway

For those visiting Hiroshima prefecture in a limited duration, Hiroshima city and Miyajima are the must see.

DSC_0978