Events

Events

We have the four seasons in Japan –spring, summer, autumn and winter, and there are a lot of seasonal events in Hiroshima prefecture too. Please check which event seems to be more enjoyable and which season you would like to visit for your traveling plan. The seasonal events show you the very Japanese cultures and habits, and then they must make your staying better.

Spring
Spring

Spring is the most emotional season to Japanese people as it is the end and beginning of the fiscal year. The cherry blossoms are in full bloom mostly from the end of March to the middle of April in Hiroshima prefecture. You can see some sights of cherry blossoms, and also see many people enjoy drinking parties under the ch...

Summer
Summer

After the rainy season of June, July and August are the hottest summer seasons. August 6th is the most impressive day to Hiroshima citizens. That day an atomic bomb destroyed the city was in 1945. It was just one bomb, but all over the city was burned and over one hundred thousand people died at one moment. Hiroshima Peace ...

Autumn
Autumn

In autumn the climate is mild and comfortable, and then it is also the harvest season of fruits, rice, mushrooms and etc. You can enjoy fruits picking, like grape, apple, peach, and Japanese pear and so on. Also Japanese alcohol “Sake” is made from rice, and Saijyo in Higashi-hiroshima city is famous for tasty Sake. Saijyo ...

Winter
Winter

Though it doesn’t snow in the south side of Hiroshima prefecture, the north side lay covered with snow and many visitors enjoy skiing. And then the lighting events “Hiroshima Dreamination” is held at the Peace Boulevard in Hiroshima-city every winter, so various figures lighting give pleasure to many people. There are some ...

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