Departing from Kure Station, Kure Tourist Information Plaza, Yamato Museum Array, Karasukojima, and Irifuneyama Memorial Hall, we will introduce a course where you can enjoy Kure's Japan Heritage Tour, sweets, and Kure gourmet food.
Kure Tourist Information Plaza
Travel time : Approx. 15 minutes
When you arrive in Kure, please stop by here first to get tourist information. Also, if you purchase a 1-day bus ticket “1Day Kure Pass” in the Kure city center area and go around the facilities in the city, there is an admission discount, which is convenient and advantageous. The “1Day Kure Pass” is sold for 500 yen for adults and 250 yen for children. Unlimited rides on route buses designated by the central area of Kure City for one day. You can also receive discount benefits such as 100 yen discount for adults at the Yamato Museum, 50 yen discount for adults at the Irifuneyama Memorial Hall, and 60 yen discount for adults at the Kure City Museum of Art. For more information Click Coupon Information
On foot Approx. 6 minutes
Travel time : Approx. 60 to 90 minutes
museum that deciphers the history of Kure, science and technology such as shipbuilding and steelmaking from real materials. The annual exhibition is very popular, and there are many people who visit it as a set with the permanent exhibition. On weekends, science shows for children and science events with simple crafts are held.
On foot Go to “Kyoikutai-mae” bus stop in about 5 minutes
Hiroden Bus [Kurekurahashi Line] “In front of the submarine team” in about 7 minutes
Array Karasukojima (Park)
Travel time : Approx. 40 minutes
special landscape that can only be seen in Kure spreads out. In front of the park, ships and submarines belonging to the Maritime Self-Defense Force Kure Base can be seen up close, and the extraordinary world spreads out. Nearby is a brick warehouse from the naval era, a bussankan that sells souvenirs from Kure, and a partner store of Kurekai’s own curry are also popular.
From the “Submarine Fleet” bus stop, take the Hiroden Bus [Kurekurahashi Line] to “Meganebashi” Approx. 8 minutes
Walk from “Megane Bridge” Approx. 3 minutes
Irifuneyama Memorial Hall
Travel time : Approx. 30 minutes
Buildings and materials from the naval era are exhibited, centering on the “Former Kure Chinjufu Commander’s Office,” which was designated as a National Important Cultural Property in 1998. The secretary’s office is a wooden one-story building and consists of a Western-style building part and a Japanese-style building section, and “gold paper”, which is rare even in the whole country, is pasted on the Western-style building section.
On foot Approx. 10 minutes
Or in the case of a Hiroden Bus Get off at the bus stop at “Hondori 3-chome” or “Nakadori 3-chome”
Renga-dori (shopping street)
Travel time : Approx. 60 minutes
gourmet foods such as okonomiyaki “Kure-yaki”, Kure Reimen, Kureo udon, and Kurekai curry in a brick-lined shopping street, and old-fashioned sweets “fry cake” and “surprised manju” loved by locals, are drunk at the battleship Yamato There are shops where you can discover and taste the uniqueness of Kure, such as coffee shops that reproduce the coffee that was used.