Located in the center of Hiroshima, Hijiyama find its summit at an altitude of 71 meters and is popular as an art park with lush greenery. The sculptures surrounding the Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima City Manga Library, and walking paths allow you to experience a luxurious walk where you can enjoy nature and art at the same time.
In addition, the former army cemetery and the remains of the toilet hall tell us the history of Hiroshima, which should not be forgotten.


Guide organization name/representative name
Tourism Assistant Hiroshima

Introduction of guide implementation organizations
It is a volunteer organization that is voluntarily managed by people who sincerely love Hiroshima, and has been guiding Shukkeien and Peace Memorial Park since its inception in May 2002.

Contact phone number
TEL 090-1688-4932 or 090-2297-5305 (9:30 ~ 16:30 excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays)

The total distance of the course

Meeting date
Fourth Saturday of even-numbered months (*However, in the case of application for 5 or more people, we can respond to the desired date and time if the guide is convenient)

Time required
Approx. 2 hours 30 minutes

Meeting time

Meeting place
Hijiyama Trailhead (Hijiyama Koban-mae)

Dismissing time
12 o'clock

Dismissing place
In front of Hijiyama Skywalk

20 people (minimum number of participants 5)

Participation fee
500 yen per person (including insurance premiums and material fees.)

This is why this tour is nice !
Hijiyama is full of Hiroshima's history, rich nature, and art. Also, the view from the summit is wonderful and soothes the mind.

Application deadline
As a general rule, apply at least 1 week in advance

After the end, it is convenient to visit the Hiroshima Museum of Contemporary Art and the Manga Library.

Spots to visit

1. Tamon-in
2. Fujimidai Observatory Deck
3. Army cemetery
4. Sculpture Hill
5. Museum of Contemporary Art Outdoor Exhibition
6. Moore Square
7. Gobenten Square

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