Most Beautiful Places In Hiroshima Prefecture

Here're most beautiful places in Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. There're many breathtaking views such as a beautiful world heritage Itsukushima Shrine with big torii gate on the sea, and Fukuzenji Temple Taichoro admired as the most scenic spot in Japan. Then, we selected most beautiful ones from 'special places to travel in Japan' that were posted in City's Pride by travelers and the locals who have actually been to Hiroshima.

10 Most Beautiful Places In Hiroshima Prefecture

1Bella Vista Sakaigahama

The Lobby where You can See the Superb View Loved By Everybody

The superb view form the lobby attracts all guests. The design of a channel seems to run into the Seto Inland Sea. And I recommend you to see the sun setting.

2Itsukushima Shrine

Midwinter Itsukushima Srine. A Red Torii Gate Enveloped In A Mist

A red torii gate in the sunshine is of course nice, but misted Istukushima Shrine has an aura of divinity in midwinter. You can go to the torii gate closer by JR ferry than others.

3Sensuijima Island

A Seaside Promenade with One of the Best Ocean Views in Setouchi

Sensui Island is 6km in circumference and you get there in 5 minutes from Tomonoura by a ferryboat. The island is said that it is so beautiful enough to a hermit is fascinated and has a seaside promenade with one of the best ocean views in Setouchi. So, you can enjoy seeing the ocean view and powerful craggy place while walking.


The Old but Good Scenery Even the Hollywood is enamored

Here is the scene of Studio Ghibli's "Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea" . I think this scenery attracts the people all over the world.

5Kousanji Museum

'The Hill Of Hope', A Photogenic Marble Art Looked Attractive With Seto Inland Sea

At Ikuchi Island of Shimanami Coastal Road, Kousanji Museum has a white and huge marble art created by a sculptor active in Italy. Enjoy the photogenic space with the island's beautiful scenery.

6Fukuzenji Temple Taichoro

The Superb View that is Admired as the Best one in Japan

The room was a guest house for VIPs from abroad. The Korean emissary admired the superb view as the most beautiful from Korea eastward. An admission fee is 200 Yen.


No Window Nor Wall. The View From A Cypress Stage The Winds Blowing Through

The architecture of the observatory without any windows nor wall is worth seeing, but all said and done, it's a precious place where you can see the Atomic Bomb Memorial Dome by the same way as birds. Why don't you see Hiroshima city and Miyajima and think about the importance of peace?

8Mt. Misen

Hirobumi Ito (The First Premier) Admired. A Moving 360 Degree Panoramic View

According to the Hirobumi Ito's words, ' the true value of Miyajima lies in the view from the top of Misen mountain'. Such a superb view is waiting, please climb up the mountain top. It's worth seeing.

9Itsukushima Srine's Five Storied Pagoda

Find Your Favorite View Of Five Storied Pagoda In Miyajima

This is the 7th oldest one among 22 five-storied pagodas that exists now in Japan. The beautiful red lacquered figure is a symbol of Miyajima the same as Torii of Itsukushima Shrine. You can see it from any places for it stands on a hill, so let's find your favorite scene!


Tasteful Sceneries Of Miyajima Different From The Four Cardinal Points

Standing at the hill top and a good place to view the scenery. You can see the whole of Itsukushima Shrine and the sea. And cherry blossoms in Spring! I think here's one of the best places to view the sceneries in Miyajima.

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