Visit the Surrounding Area
Introduction of Surrounding Area in Miyajima
The Seto Inland Sea Area
Map of the Seto Inland Sea, and places to visit
There are places to visit in Hiroshima including World Heritage Sites: The A-Bomb Dome, Hiroshima Castle, and the Japanese Garden, Shukkeien. Please don’t miss tasting Okonomiyaki, a very special Hiroshima dish.
Check Hiroshima Navi
Check Visit Hiroshima (Official HP of Hiroshima Prefecture)
Get Hiroshima for nights out in Hiroshima-
Iwakuni (Kintai Bridge)
Kintai bridge is one of the most famous bridges in Japan, and was built in Iwakuni in 1673.
The bridge is composed of five sequential wooden arches.
Miyajima Guchi – Iwakuni is about 50 minutes by JR, and is about 30 minutes by Shinkansen.
The Seto Inland Sea
There are about 1,000 islands, both large and small, in the Seto Inland sea.
Nature and people have long co-existed in this area, and the cultural landscape of terraced fields and old port residential areas are special features.
Go to Cruise Hiroshima HP
Kurashiki (Bikan District)
Willow trees line the roads, swinging in the breeze, and the traditional Shirakabe and Namako Kabe reflections can be seen on the Kurashiki River, the Kurashiki Bikan District remains a treasure trove of traditional Japanese architecture.
Go to Kurashiki HP
Island of Art: Naoshima
Modern Art on a Natural Island