【Hiroshima】17 Driving Courses from Higashi Hiroshima City


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✅ look for the nice place to go by your car

✅ are tired of usual driving courses, or

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The writer of this article is living in Higashi Hiroshima City, and loves driving.

I would like to show you 17 places you can go❗️

17 Driving Courses from Higashi Hiroshima City

I would like to show you 17 places you can go on weekend by car❗️❗️🚗

※ I googled to know how long does it take from Higashi Hiroshima City on Google Map.

30 minutes Driving from Higashihiroshima City

You can go there for 30 min by car 🚗

【Higashihiroshima】Tom Milk Farm

The nearest farm is『Tom Milk Farm』🐮💓🥛

↑ You can see reviews and details from the above link ↑

Tom Milk Farm

Website:Official Website
Closed:Tuesday & Wednesday
Opening Time:10:00〜17:00
Tel:082 420 3323
Address:1083-5, Nomi, Toyosaka Town, Higashihiroshima City, Hiroshima

【Higashihiroshima】Senseki Japanese Garden


The Senseki Japanese Garden is very large Japanese Garden. We don’t have many such a big one.

You can see the famous, strange, and complicated stones from all over Japan.
You can know all kinds of stones you can see there on website.

Senseki Japanese Garden

Website:Official Website
SNS:Facebook PageInstagram Official Account
Fee:700Yen / Person
Closed:They don’t close.
Opening Time:9:00〜17:00
Tel:082 434 3360
Address:1398, Takayahori, Takaya Town, Higashihiroshima City, Hiroshima

【Takehara】Old Japanese Street

竹原 和風カフェ
Ichi Cafe

You could feel that you were in the Edo era (1603~1868) at Takehara City.

Some old house owners made the old house the nice cafe or souvenir shops.

You can park your car at the Michi no Eki Takehara, and you can go walk from there.👍

When you call “Takehara Sightseeing Association,” they serve guide tour◎

Takehara City Old Japanese Street

Website:Hiroshima Sightseeing Navigation
Closed:They don’t close (because it is a street)
Opening Time:Anytime
Ted:0846 22 7745
Address:3, Motomachi Town, Takehara City, Hiroshima

【Mihara】Hiroshima Central Forest Park

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The Hiroshima Central Forest Park is located near the Hiroshima Airport.

The area is huge, and you can rent a bicycle, see Japanese garden, and let children play at the park with a lot of fun facilities.

You can also rent a BBQ set, and they have the small golf park as well.

Hiroshima Central Forest Park

Website:Official Website
SNS:Instagram Official Account
Fee:Fee and Goods you can rent
Closed:They don’t close
Opening Time:9:00〜17:00(close at 18:00 from April to September)
Tel:084 886 9101
Address:1315, Kamikitagata, Hongo Town, Mihara City, Hiroshima

【Mihara】Hattendo Cafe

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If you have come to Hiroshima once, you would know the delicious bread with original cream, which is called Hattendo’s Cream Pan❤️

You can stay there and relax, or experience making bread with them. (reservation needed)

Hattendo Cafe

Website:Official Website
Opening Time:10:00〜17:00
Tel:0848 86 8622
Address:10064-190 zennyujiyoukurayama, Hongo-cho, Mihara, Hiroshima

【Fukutomi】Ueno hara farm CADORE

You can have the delicious gelato at「Ueno hara farm CADORE

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Ueno hara farm CADORE

Website:Official Website
Closed:Monday (When Monday is the holiday, the Tuesday is closed)
Opening Time:10:00〜17:00
Tel:082 430 1381
Address:Limited Company Uenohara Farm Cadore, Kamidakeni 605, Fukutomi Town, Higashihiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture

【Fukutomi】Michi no Eki

Snack from Thailand🇹🇭

Japan has a lot of Michi no Eki in countryside. They sell local products and have some spaces where children can play.

In this Michi no Eki, you can buy snacks from Thailand😂 It taste simple and good!

The bakery is also famous, then they have a long queue.

You can see the big dam befind the shop, and there are some benches. You can be relax there❤️

Michi no Eki Fukutomi

Website:Official Website
SNS:Facebook PageInstagram Official AccountYouTube Channel
Opening Time:Weekday 9:30~18:00 / Weekend 9:00~18:00
Tel:082 435 2110
Address:1506, hisayoshi, Fukutomi Town, Higashihiroshima City, Hiroshima

45 minutes Driving from Higashihiroshima City

Next, you can go there for 45 min by car 🚗 🚗

【Toyosaka】Apple Picking at Koishikawa Farm

You can enjoy picking apples from September to November 🍎

They have a lot of kinds of apples, and have about 600 apple trees🌲

If you are apple lovers, you should come here 😋❤️

Apple Picking at Koishikawa Farm

Website:No Website
Fee:700Yen/adult, 600Yen/elementary school child, 400Yen/smaller than elementary school children
Open:September to November
Opening Time:9:00〜17:00
Address:3905, Kiyotake, Toyosaka Town, Higashihiroshima City, Hiroshima

【Mihara】Sunami Beach Park

広島の王道からディープな観光スポット・体験まで2,300箇所以上を掲載! 何度でも訪れたくなる広島観光の多様な魅力を紹介します。

You can be relax here ⛱ They have a short street along with the sea🚶‍♀️

There are couples who are making out, students who practice dancing, and people who walk with pets…

You can swim here from July to August 🏄‍♀️

They have a pool for small children, so even if you have small children, it’s fine 🙆‍♀️

Sunami Beach Park

Website:Website of the Mihara City
Tel:0848 67 0277(July to August)、0848 63 1481(September to June)
Address:1-7-1, West Suwa, Mihara City, Hiroshima

【Kure】Ondo Big Bridge

音戸大橋(おんどおおはし) - 広島県

The Ondo Big Bridge is a big and bright red bridge.

It is not a very special sightseeing place, but you would feel very nice when you drive on the bridge, especially in summer.

There are a beach near the bridge, and some people eat BBQ and swim here in the summer.

Ondo Beach

The Ondo Big Bridge

Website:No Website
Address:8-9, Keikoya, Kure City, Hiroshima

【Kure】Beautiful night view:Haiga Mine Mountain

広島の王道からディープな観光スポット・体験まで2,300箇所以上を掲載! 何度でも訪れたくなる広島観光の多様な魅力を紹介します。

If you start in the evening, it is a nice choice to go to Haiga Mine Mountain to see night view 🌃

It is one of the biggest night view spot in the Chugoku District.

You can see some bright ships which go and back at Kure port 🚢

If you want to make her girl friend, you should take her here! hihi

Haiga Mine Mountain

Website:No Website
Address:Tobara Town, Kure City, Hiroshima

1 hour Driving from Higashihiroshima City

Next, you can go there for 1 hour by car 🚗💨💨 You should make a plan the day before you go there 🙂

【Sera】Sera Kogen Flower Farm

I recommend Sera Kogen Flower Farm the most 🌷

You can see a lot of kinds of flowers at the each season…
You can take a nice photos here 💓

↑ You can see reviews and details from the above link ↑

Sera Kogen Flower Farm

Website:Official Website
Fee:1000Yen/adult, 500Yen/child
Closed:They don’t close
Opening Time:9:00〜17:00
Tel:0847 24 0014
Address:1124-11, BetsuSako, Sera Town, Sera Ward, Hiroshima

【Takehara】Hiroshima Rabbit Island(Okunoashima Island)

Hiroshima Rabbit Island』is also very famous as a sightseeing spot ❗️

Why don’t you buy and feed carrot for them…💓🐰

You can park at the Tadanoumi Port, and take a ship to the island ⛴

↑ You can see reviews and details from the above link ↑

Okunoshima Island

Website:Website of the Okunoshima Village Shop
Address:Tadanoumi Town, Takehera City, Hiroshima

【Onomichi】Old & Retro Port City with Cats

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Onomichi City is the famous sightseeing place in Japan❗️Some people come here from far prefectures ◎

You can see Hanami (cherry blossoms) in the spring, and see fireworks in the summer 🌸

Most shops on the shopping street are old but still open, and they make some new guest-houses and new cafe.

Even if you come here some times, you can have fun a lot😌

I recommend that you park your car near the Onomichi station, and walk from there👍

【Hiroshima】Asa Zoo

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Asa zoo is located at Hiroshima City, and it is huge ❗️❗️

They have elephants, giraffes, lions, and other special animals such as red pandas, otters, and tapirs, and so on…❤️

There are two small restaurants in the zoo, so you can have lunch at the zoo◎

Asa Zoo

Website:Official Website
SNS:Twitter Official Account
Fee:510Yen/adult, 170Yen/child, 170Yen/older than 65 years old
Opening Time:9:00~16:30
Address:Oaza Dobutsuen, Asa Town, Asa Kita Ward, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima

2 hours Driving from Higashihiroshima City

At last, I introduce driving coursed taking 2 hours ❗️You have to make a plan before the day you go driving ◎

You can consider to stay there 🚗💨💨💨

【Shobara】National Bihoku Hill Park

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It is the National Park, so it’s very large.

There are some facilities where small children play, some big flower gardens, and the long street you can walk around❗️❗️

Shobara City is the countryside, so there are not so much places where you can see around near the park 😂

The National Bihoku Hill Park

Website:Official Website
SNS:Facebook PageTwitter Official Account
Fee:450Yen/adult, Free/children, 210Yen/older than 65 years old
Closed:Monday(If the Monday it the national holiday, they close on Tuesday instead)
Opening Time:Up to the season(Check on the website
Tel:0824 72 7000
Address:4-10, Mikka Ichi Town, Shobara CIty, Hiroshima

【Fukuyama】The old port town, Tomonoura

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Tomonoura is famous for the movie named “Ponyo on the Hill.” which is from Ghibli series.

This town in also old, and people are friendly, so you can be comfortable here 🙆‍♀️ 

I recommend that you eat Chadsuke with red snapper. It is very delicious💓

You can stay a night at the Sensuijima Island which is across Tomonoura ❤️


Address:Tomonoura Town, Fukuyama City, Hiroshima


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✅ 17 driving courses from Higashihiroshima City

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