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Hop on the cute tram! Enjoy Hiroshima to the fullest till morning!

Hop on the cute tram! Enjoy Hiroshima to the fullest till morning!

May 30, 2019
Take a ride along the streets of Hiroshima in retro and cute trams! Besides famous historical spots like the Hiroshimajo Castle and Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, you can also find many shopping places and delicious food in the city!

Depart from Hiroshima Station

正純 加藤さん(@katomasazumi)がシェアした投稿 -

Get on the tram of Hiroshima Electric Railway in front of JR Hiroshima Station. You can find trams in different designs, from retro to modern. Don't forget to take some photos with the cute trams!

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Hiroshima Electric Railway Line 2 headed for Hiroden-miyakojima
Hiroshima
⇩15 mins
Gembaku Dome-mae

広電広島駅(HIRODEN HIROSHIMA STATION)

Address広島県広島市南区松原町2-37

Enjoy oysters at terrace along the river

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Start the day with breakfast at this Italian café near the entrance of the Peace Memorial Park! You can enjoy the refreshing breeze of the river while sitting at the terrace. The fresh orange juice as well as oysters are definitely a must-try!

Oyster Gratin Morning Set 880JPY

■Route
On foot
1 min

Caffé Ponte ITALIANO(CAFFE PONTE ITALIANO)

Address広島市中区大手町1丁目9番21号
Directions路面電車「本通駅」より徒歩3分/ 路面電車「原爆ドーム前」より徒歩2分/ 原爆ドームより徒歩1分
Business Hoursweekdays 10am-10pm, weekends 8am-10pm (1st Aug-31st Aug: weekdays 7:30am-10pm, weekends 7:30am-10pm)
Shop HolidaysOpen all year round
Phone Number082-247-7471
Web Site URLhttps://www.caffeponte.com/

Have a look at Gembaku Dome, the symbol of Hiroshima

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An atomic bomb was dropped within the close range of 160m to this place in 1945. The building which miraculously survived the bombing became the symbol of forever peace.

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On foot
1 min

原爆ドーム(ATOMIC BOMB DOME)

Address広島県広島市中区大手町1-10
Directions広島電鉄原爆ドーム前電停からすぐ
Business Hours-
Shop HolidaysOpen all year round
Web Site URLhttp://www.city.hiroshima.lg.jp/www/dome/index.html

Walk around the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park

Cait Quintonさん(@sweetbabycait)がシェアした投稿 -

Have a walk around the Peace Memorial Park where many wishes for peace gather. Ring the Peace Bell and pray for peace. The tranquil atmosphere is suitable for a relaxing walk!

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On foot
4 mins

平和記念公園(PEACE MEMORIAL PARK)

Address広島県広島市中区中島町1
Directions「原爆ドーム前」下車すぐ
Business Hours-
Shop HolidaysOpen all year round

Visit the center of explosion

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It may not be very well known that "Shima Hospital" near Gembaku Dome was the center of explosion. The hospital now became "Shima Naika Hospital" and you can find monuments there describing happenings of the bombing.。

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On foot
1 min

島内科医院(SHIMA GEKA NAIKA HOSPITAL)

Address広島県広島市中区大手町1-5-25
Phone Number082-249-6161
Web Site URLhttp://www.shimagekanaika.jp/

Buy some makeup brushes made by artisans

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Kumano next to Hiroshima city is famous for producing the high end Kumano Brush. High-quality makeup brushes are the perfect souvenir gifts for ladies!

■Route
Hiroshima Electric Railway Line 1 headed for Hiroshima (Hiroden)
Hondori
⇩5 mins
Hatchobori

広島筆センター 広島店(HIROSHIMA FUDE CENTER)

Address広島県広島市中区大手町1-5-11
Directions広島電鉄宇品線本通り電停から徒歩3min
Business Hours10:00-19:00
Shop HolidaysN/A
Phone Number082-543-2844
Web Site URLhttp://www.kumanofude-center.com/shop-hiroshima.html

Take a bite of Okonomiyaki (Japanese savory pancake)

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After the long wait, it's time for some Okonomiyaki, the king of Hiroshima gourmet! "Mitchan" is among the few most popular Okonomiyaki shops in Hiroshima. Try the addictive Okonoiyaki and other tasty food there!

Meat and Egg Soba 800JPY

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Hiroshima Electric Railway Line 9 for Hakushima (Hiroden)
Hatchobori
⇩3 mins
Shukkeienmae

みっちゃん総本店 八丁堀店(MICCHAN SOUHONTEN HACCHOUBORI BRANCH)

Address広島市中区八丁堀6-7チュリス八丁堀1F
Directions八丁堀電停から徒歩5min
Business Hours(Weekday)11:00-14:30 / 17:30-21:30 (Sat,Sun,Hol)11:00-15:00 / 17:00-21:30
Shop HolidaysOpen all year round
Phone Number082-221-5438
Web Site URLhttp://www.okonomi.co.jp/hatchobori.html

Enjoy Matcha at Japanese garden

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Have a short break at this quiet Japanese garden where you can find different seasonal plants! Enjoy green tea at the tea room in the garden!

Admission 260JPY
Matcha Set (with sweets) 450JPY

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On foot
10 mins

縮景園(SHUKKEIEN GARDEN)

Address広島市中区上幟町2-11
Directions縮景園前すぐ
Business Hours9am-6pm(Apr-Sep) / 9am-5pm(Oct-Mar)
Shop Holidays29th and 31st of December
Web Site URLhttp://shukkeien.jp/

Take some shots at Hiroshimajo Castle

The reflection of Hiroshimajo Castle on the moat is very pretty, so don't forget to take photos there! There is a corner at the Castle where you can wear Kimono and armors for free. Why not go there if you have time?

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On foot
15 mins

広島城(HIROSHIMA CASTLE)

Address広島県広島市中区基町21-1
Directions紙屋町東・西電停より徒歩約15分
Business HoursMar.-Nov : 9am-6pm (last admission at 5:30pm) / Dec.-feb : 9am-5pm (last admission at 4:30pm)
Shop HolidaysDec.29-31
Phone Number082-221-7512
Web Site URLhttp://www.rijo-castle.jp/index.html

Shopping at Hondori Shopping Street

Hondori Shopping Street is the best shopping area of Hiroshima. Visit the shop "Okurimono Zakkaten RishuRishu" to buy some handmade goods and accessories! You will have trouble choosing from the many cute products!

Oridechise Ceramic Hair Tie 1,500JPY

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Hiroshima Electric Railway Line 2 headed for Hiroshimaeki (Hiroden)
Hatchobori
⇩3 mins
Kanayamacho

贈りモノ雑貨店 LishLish( LishLish)

Address〒730-0036 広島県広島市中区中区袋町2−13
Business Hours11:00-20:00
Web Site URLhttps://lisur.jp/lisulisu/

Enjoy some local liquor till the morning!

YU-Uさん(@nyan22u22nyan)がシェアした投稿 -

Head to this Izakaya (Japanese bar) that offers over 100 kinds of Hiroshima's Jizake (local Sake) till 5am! You can have a taste of fish and local dishes that match the drinks. Forget about the last train and enjoy the food and drinks of Hiroshima to the fullest!

Local Sake 450JPY~/ Oyster steamed in local Sake 850JPY