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Customer Travel Tips for Hiroshima

86% Avg. city rating Rated by 104 customers

Activities / excursions 89%

Restaurants / eating out 84%

Shopping 78%

Chilling out / relaxing 83%

Getting around / public transport 91%

Sightseeing 94%

Culture 91%

Nightlife / partying 72%

Value for money 88%

Customer Travel Tips for Hiroshima

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60% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 60%
60% Avg. rating


23 Jun 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: If you want to stay more than 2 days at there, you can visit nearby cities with a JR pass.

Liked: Very tidy city

Disliked: Not so many sightseeing places

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
76% Avg. rating


21 Feb 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip:

Liked:

Disliked:

96% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
96% Avg. rating


11 Jan 2017

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Don't need a long stay

Liked: Peace memorial

Disliked: NA

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
80% Avg. rating


04 Dec 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year City break Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: The peace museum is a must-see, very intense and moving

Liked: Multiple options how to get around with public transportation, relatively cheap loop buses

Disliked: Miyajima on a sunny Saturday in December was way too crowded.

100% Avg. rating
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  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
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  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


26 Sep 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: wander around. its really easy to find everything.

Liked: the jr sightseeing pass was really helpful. everything was walking distance. people were kind. food was great.

Disliked: no

98% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
98% Avg. rating


19 Aug 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: VAry your experiences . Don't be all morbid. The people have grown Hiroshima into a vibrant city. Be thoughtful but Enjoy!

Liked: Gravitas. Okinoiyaki. Amazing contrast in cityn with sobe history, expansive growth and charm as well.

Disliked: Painful experience at Pecae Memorial. but that's one of the reasons we came.

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
87% Avg. rating


05 Jun 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Events / festivals Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Prepare much money because there are lot of things to do in here!

Liked: The history!

Disliked: Nothing.

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating


02 Jun 2016

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: One day and half is enough for Hiroshima

Liked: Miyajima and peace memorial

Disliked: No

100% Avg. rating
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100% Avg. rating


14 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Take sun screen when climbing mt misen

Liked: oknomiyaki

Disliked: Nope

69% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 20%
  • Shopping - 60%
69% Avg. rating


02 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Give yourself 2 days to travel Hiroshima and Miyajima. Great Experiences.

Liked: It's history and culture behind the Peace Park, the sites at Miyajima and interesting foods.

Disliked: Damn dirty bars. Had a cockroach crawl on my leg. Yuck.

98% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
98% Avg. rating


02 Jul 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Peaceful easy to get around very friendly locals with excellent English. Well signposted

Liked: Wide boulevard, green, clean, cycling lanes, a good introduction to japan.

Disliked: Na

91% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
91% Avg. rating


06 May 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Go to Namataya to get Hiroshimas okonomoyaki. Approx 20 metres from the blast site.

Liked: The sights- Peace Park, Museum, Mirajyma Island

Disliked: N/A

69% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
69% Avg. rating


03 May 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Walk around its all accessible on foot

Liked: To see a city that's recovered from such disaster.

Disliked: No

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
91% Avg. rating


09 Apr 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Work / volunteering

Customer Travel Tip: bomb dorm and miyajima shrine. not too much visiter like Tokyo or Kyoto

Liked: just a big city, but some of famous sights are there convenience to go another place by Shinkansen

Disliked: no

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
91% Avg. rating


01 Apr 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Romantic getaway Sightseeing & culture Visiting friends or family

Customer Travel Tip: Go during sakura if you can!

Liked: Peaceful place, important to learn about history of the bombing, beautiful scenery, friendly people.

Disliked: No. We had a wonderful visit.

100% Avg. rating
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100% Avg. rating


01 Mar 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Go to the peace park and the museum

Liked: The peace park and the food

Disliked: Nothing

96% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
96% Avg. rating


08 Sep 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Peace museum

Liked: really pretty city, good transportations and really interesting museums

Disliked: no

96% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
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  • Shopping - 100%
96% Avg. rating


28 Jul 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Ferry to Miyajima covered on JR pass!

Liked: A must-visit. Learn something about the modern world. Also, a nice city in an interesting area. Miyajima was a nice excursion.

Disliked: Was there in typhoon weather!

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
84% Avg. rating


08 Jul 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: try their okonomiyaki

Liked: Peace museum and Itsukushima shrine

Disliked: no real dislikes

98% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
98% Avg. rating


21 May 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Do not miss it. For Miyajima - try to take the ferry as early as possible, because the island will be crowded around noon.

Liked: Beautiful city with a mediterranean touch, very calm atmosphere and the people I've met there were great. Also, Miyajima was a great experience .

Disliked: Nothing.

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86% Avg. city rating Rated by 104 customers

Activities / excursions 89%

Restaurants / eating out 84%

Shopping 78%

Chilling out / relaxing 83%

Getting around / public transport 91%

Sightseeing 94%

Culture 91%

Nightlife / partying 72%

Value for money 88%

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