Hiroshima Tourism

The city of Hiroshima, sadly, needs no introduction. Almost everyone is aware of the tragedy that happened during World War II. As mentioned in and reminded by every Hiroshima tourist guide, on August 6, 1945, the city became the first city in history to be targeted by a nuclear weapon. The devastation lasted for several years to come. Predictions were made that the city will never be habitable again. But the people of the city, along with the government of Japan did not give up hope. They came together and rebuilt a beautiful city from scratch.

Today, Hiroshima is a bustling hub of economy, trade and arts. Amidst the vibrant city, one can still find ruins and remains of the atomic bombing. The tale of Hiroshima is inspiring and remarkable. If you are planning on visiting the city, here’s how you can plan your Hiroshima itinerary.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Hiroshima

  • Know the pollution level of Hiroshima before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 30 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 20 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 20 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 30 (Low)
  • How safe is Hiroshima for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Hiroshima.

    • Burglary and Theft 19.12 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 17.65 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 17.65 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 17.65 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 17.65 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 17.65 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 17.65 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 82.35 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 82.35 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 17.65 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 17.65 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 17.65 (Very Low)
    • Safety Index 82.01 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 87.1 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 31.03 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 91.67 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Hiroshima

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.26 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.81 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.1 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 59.74 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 65.89 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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