Take a ferry ride to Miyajima, a scenic island off the coast of Hiroshima known for its Shinto shrine with a traditional torii gate. Stroll along the waterfront promenade, visit the famous shrine, or wander the island's parks and forests, home to wild deer and freely roaming monkeys. The seafront and the surroundings offer many souvenir shops, cafes, and restaurants, but if you're feeling up to something a bit more exciting, you can climb Mount Misen, the highest point on the island known for its rewarding panoramic views. Put Miyajima on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Hatsukaichi tour itinerary builder.
Myiajima is an absolutely fantastic little island, highly reccomended! A calm and nice atmosphere and a lot to see. It is easy to get to the island by boat/ferry from Hiroshima. I will remember my... more »
We considered this long, mountainous island with an overwhelming number of tame deer to be a pleasant outing in early October from Hiroshima. Our JR rail passes allowed us to make the round-trip by... more »
Plan your trip to Hatsukaichi
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in Hatsukaichi
Side trips from Hatsukaichi
Historic Sites in Hatsukaichi
Parks in Hatsukaichi
Hidden gems in Hatsukaichi
Trips to Miyajima by other users
21 days in Japan BY A USER FROM ITALY Tokyo · Fuji · Nagoya 29 days in Japan BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Nakafurano-cho · Kanazawa · Kyoto 32 days in Japan BY A USER FROM JAPAN Ishigaki · Naha · Motobu-cho 19 days in Japan BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Tokyo · Kamakura · Naha 32 days in Japan BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Tokyo · Kamakura · Ishigaki 29 days in United Kingdom & Japan BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM London · Tokyo · Izumo