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Beautiful view along A-bomb Dome area

Motoyasu river is connecting along Bomb Dome area to Peace Memorial Park & Hiroshima Peace Memorial... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Aurelia A
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Nice area

We’ve been to several cities across Japan, the area around this river near the memorial park was... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2018
ReisDNA
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Naka-ku, Naka, Hiroshima 730-0000, Hiroshima Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Motoyasu river is connecting along Bomb Dome area to Peace Memorial Park & Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum. there is some stores along riverside and water taxi for sightseeing.

Thank Aurelia A
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

We’ve been to several cities across Japan, the area around this river near the memorial park was one of my favorites. Nice buildings and relatively peaceful. Serval places where you can just sit down and watch the river and the boats go by.

Thank ReisDNA
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

We had the good fortune to be in Hiroshima during cherry blossom time. The river was so pretty. As we walked back to our apartment from the Peace Memorial Park, we had to take pictures. You can’t avoid the river when you visit the park....More

Thank Coellum
Reviewed 11 March 2018

We went to see the floating Torii gate on a 'trip' on a river boat. This was well worth doing as the things to see on the way were of interest. You cannot, or we couldn't on this particular boat, be on the back deck...More

Thank fenningrw
Reviewed 24 February 2018

I can't really explain why and, given its history, it seems ironic, but Hiroshima has such a peaceful and wonderful atmosphere. I just loved it. This river runs through the city and my hotel was next to it. It's not the most beautiful river you'll...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 6 February 2018

I like the fact that Hiroshima has a couple of rivers and that they have proper pedestrian roads alongside them.

Thank Alf_Lundsten
Reviewed 28 November 2017

You'll cross this river as you leave the downtown area and go over the bridge to the Peace Memorial Park island. You will occasionally see a small boat or a kayak on the river, although it is usually calm and placid. The river is also...More

Thank StuartGustafson
Reviewed 14 November 2017

There are many attractions along the river bank and it is perfect for a nice stroll. You can also take a river cruise from here to Miyajima.

Thank Mei T
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Interesting to see this. Many took refuge in the river as the tornados, spawned by the explosion, drove the wall of fire across the city.

Thank F2199RZmichaelj
Reviewed 8 November 2017

At the Atomic Bomb Dome cross the bridge to the Peace Park for some good views then follow the River and The Park to the Peace Museum, you will not be sorry.

Thank DolloNorthNotts
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