Area Distribution : Hiroshima

Sightseeing Guide: Hiroshima

Hiroshima Prefecture is located in Chugoku Region. It is also a part of Sanyo area which facing Seto Inland Sea. The capital of Hiroshima is Hiroshima city which is the biggest city in Chugoku and Shikoku region. The heavy Industry, especially car industry, is very strong, but also, agriculture, and fish industry are also very strong in Hiroshima. Because of those balanced economical system, Hiroshima is called Small Japan. Aki no Miyajima and Genbaku Dome are the most famous spots which are also designated as UNESCO World Heritage site.