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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Point of Interest
“One of the popular sightseeing spots. Not only Itsukushima Shrine, but also it has popular local foods, historical/traditional spots and nature. 広島の人気観光名所の一つ。厳島神社や名物グルメ、歴史や文化、そして自然に触れられる。 ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Place of Worship
“日本三景宮島。 廿日市と言えば宮島と言っても過言ではないほどの観光スポットです。 Japan Sankei Miyajima. Speaking of Hatsukaichi, it is not an exaggeration to say that Miyajima is a sightseeing spot.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Shrine
  • 1 local recommends
Place of Worship
“It it registered as a world heritage in UNESCO. It is very beautiful and also the one of Three Views of Japan. ユネスコに世界遺産として登録されている。 日本三景の一つとしても数えられている。 ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“HIROSHIMA 嚴島神社末社豊国神社(千畳閣)広島県廿日市 Senjokaku(Houkoku Shrine) and the Five- Stories are located on a hill overlooking Itsukushima Shrine. This spot provides a great view of the Seto Island Sea and the neighborhoods of Miyajima. Houkoku Shrine was commissioned by Toyotomi Hideyoshi in 1587. However construction was halted following the warlord’s sudden death, and as a result the shrine lacks a proper ceiling and was never fully completed. Among locals it is known as Senjokaku (Hall of One Thousand Tatami Mats), the common name that became widely used due to the size of the shrine. This is a perfect location to enjoy”
  • 6 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“広島の人気観光名所の一つ。厳島神社や名物グルメ、歴史や文化、そして自然に触れられる。 One of the popular sightseeing spots. Not only Itsukushima Shrine, but also it has popular local foods, historical/traditional spots and nature. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Establishment
“・名称: 厳島神社 ・住所: 〒739-0588 廿日市市宮島町 ・アクセス:JR宮島口駅下車後船10分で宮島桟橋。宮島桟橋から徒歩15分。 ・営業時間:6:30~18:00(冬期17:00まで) ・電話番号: 0829-44-2020 ・料金: 大人 300円、高校生 200円、小・中学生 100円 ・オススメの時期: 4月16~18日 桃花祭御神能 旧暦6月17日 管絃祭 管絃祭後の潮の良い土曜日か日曜日 玉取祭 12月31日 鎮火祭 ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Aquarium
“西日本有数の大規模な水族館。平成23年にオープンしたばかりなので綺麗な館内が特徴です。瀬戸内の水生生物についての理解を深める事ができます。アシカライブも見もの! //////////////////////////////////////////////////////// ・名称:宮島水族館 ・住所: 〒739-0534 廿日市市宮島町10-3 ・アクセス: 公共 宮島桟橋から徒歩25分、または乗合バス、タクシー約10分 ・営業時間:9時00分から17時00分まで(最終入館16時00分まで) ・定休日: 12月26日から30日 施設設備・点検のため臨時休館日あり ・電話番号:0829-44-2010 ・料金:一般(高校生を含む)1,400円、小中学生700円、幼児400円(4歳未満は無料)”
  • 1 local recommends
Sublocality Level 1
“⭐︎⭐︎⭐︎宮島の四季と街並み⭐︎⭐︎⭐︎ Some shops even often take-out selections such as grilled oysters on the half-shell, so you can enjoy a delicious snack while you walk. There are also many interesting shops for you to discover down the narrow side streets that lead away from the busy shopping area, os don’t miss the opportunity to see what you can discover. You can fully enjoy the four seasons of Japan here, including cherry blossoms in the spring and fireworks in the summer, Miyajima is particularly beautiful in the fall, when the radiant color of the autumn leaves seems to turn Momijidani Park into a picture book. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Natural Feature
Restaurant
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“Anago Meshi Hatsukaichi City Anago (saltwater eels) are in season in mid-January and in the summer. Fat anago are butterflied, boned and broiled unseasoned, then repeatedly grilled and coated with a sweet and salty sauce made from reduced sake, mirin, and soy sauce until they become glossy. Anago can be plump and juicy or rich and spicy depending on the style of cooking. Rice is also served in many different ways; some shops cook rice with anago broth, some drench the rice with sauce, and some mix sliced anago into the rice.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Sublocality Level 1
“Hiroshima MIYAJIMA Miyajima, loved for generations for its scenic beaty, has been recognized as one of the three most scenic spots of Japan since the Edo period. We will introduce the highlights that you shouldn’t missing order to get the most out of your visit this magical island. 宮島の四季と街並 Take a leisurely walk through the town to enjoy the natural scenery of the season and the quaint townhouses. Try exploring the side streets to dicover unexpected destinations. When you visit Miyajima, be sure toexplore the town as you walk. Omotesando shopping street, located along the route”
  • 3 locals recommend
Postal Code
Seafood Restaurant
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“宮島・厳島にある牡蠣料理専門店「牡蠣屋」です。 牡蠣を焼いて四十年の職人がオープンさせた牡蠣の名店なんですよ。やはり、このお店のおすすめは看板メニューの「焼き牡蠣」です。使用しているのは、宮島沖で採れた最高級のもの。”
  • 4 locals recommend