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 20.83 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 20.83 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 20.83 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 30 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 29.17 (Low)
  • How safe is Hiroshima for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Hiroshima.

    • Burglary and Theft 35.52 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 33.43 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 33.43 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 36.36 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 33.43 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 33.43 (Low)
    • Attacks 36.47 (Low)
    • Drug offense 36.36 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 58.43 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 58.43 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 36.36 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 36.36 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 27.38 (Low)
    • Safety Index 64.44 (High)
    • Climate Index 87.1 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 25.98 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 45 (High)
    • 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 0.27 USD
    • International Movie per seat 16.16 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.92 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 73.31 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 61.21 USD

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

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