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Akasaki Destination Guide

Delve into Akasaki in Japan!

Akasaki in the region of Hiroshima is located in Japan - some 429 mi (or 690 km) West of Edo, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Akasaki in Japan

Current time in Akasaki is now 11:16 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tokyo" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Daegu, Busan, Yamaguchi, Umehara, Toge or Matsuyama. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We discovered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

9°C / 48 °F Scattered clouds
Morning Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Evening Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Night Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1021.3 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 36% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Monday, 20th of November 2017
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 9°C (49 °F)
Night: 8°C (47 °F)
Tuesday, 21st of November 2017
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 12°C (53 °F)
Night: 8°C (47 °F)
Wednesday, 22nd of November 2017
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 13°C (55 °F)
Night: 13°C (55 °F)


Miyajima island Hiroshima Honshu islan...

02:29 min ( March 08, 2009 by vladamikulec)
Views: 1,522 - Rating: 5/5

( video 2008, Miyajima island, Honshu, Japan) . Itsukushima is an island in the Inland Sea of Japan. It is popularly known as Miyajima, the Shrine Island. Itsukushima is part of the city of Hatsukaich...

Snowy Miyajima with Hiroe Morikawa koto ...

11:00 min ( April 19, 2008 by temartem)
Views: 5,556 - Rating: 5/5

Enormous snowfall at the famous Miyajima temple on the island near Hiroshima, Japan. Music score is Tadao Savai's "Like a Bird" performed by excellent young Japanese koto player - Hiroe Morikawa

One day in Miyajima

02:49 min ( December 02, 2007 by shinjipika)
Views: 2,123 - Rating: 3.66667/5

Slideshow of my trip to Miyajima island, a few kms off from Hiroshima. Featuring beautiful scenery, and the amazing Itsukushima shrine with its infamous portal (torii) in the bay... Shooted and edited...

Ken Chased by Deers

00:41 min ( September 11, 2006 by Nick Yamagata)
Views: 254 - Rating: 0/5

On my trip to Japan, we went to Miyajima. The Deers are really friendly when you have food

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Interesting facts about this location

Hiroden-miyajima-guchi Station

Hiroden-miyajima-guchi Station is a terminal station on the Hiroden Miyajima Line located in Miyajima-guchi, Hatsukaichi, Hiroshima, Japan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.32, 132.3 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Hiroden Miyajima Line stations, Railway stations opened in 1931

Itsukushima Shrine

Itsukushima Shrine is a Shinto shrine on the island of Itsukushima (popularly known as Miyajima), best known for its famous "floating" torii gate. It is in the city of Hatsukaichi in Hiroshima Prefecture in Japan. The shrine complex is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the Japanese government has designated several buildings and possessions as National Treasures.

More reading: Itsukushima Shrine homepage
Located at 34.32, 132.3 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:1160s architecture, 16th-century architecture, Gates in Japan, National Treasures of Japan, Shinto shrines in Hiroshima Prefecture, Visitor attractions in Hiroshima Prefecture, World Heritage Sites in Japan

Daishō-in (Miyajima)

is a historic Japanese temple on Mt. Misen, the holy mountain on the island of Itsukushima, off the coast of Hatsukaichi, Hiroshima, Japan. It is the 14th temple in the Chūgoku 33 Kannon Pilgrimage and famous for the maple trees and their autumn colors. It is also called "Suishō-ji" . Including Mt. Misen, Daishō-in is within the World Heritage Area of Itsukushima Shrine. In this temple there is a flame which is said to have been burning since its foundation, for more than 1200 years.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.32, 132.3 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Buddhist temples in Hiroshima Prefecture


is an island in the western part of the Inland Sea of Japan, located in the northwest of Hiroshima Bay. It is popularly known as Miyajima, the Shrine Island. The island is one of Hayashi Razan's Three Views of Japan. Itsukushima is part of the city of Hatsukaichi in Hiroshima Prefecture. The island was the town of Miyajima before the 2005 merger with Hatsukaichi. Itsukushima is famous for the Itsukushima Shrine, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.32, 132.3 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Hiroshima Prefecture, Islands of Japan, Special Places of Scenic Beauty, Visitor attractions in Hiroshima Prefecture

Saeki-ku, Hiroshima

Saeki-ku, Hiroshima is one of the eight wards of the city of Hiroshima, Japan. The Hiroshima Branch of the Japan Mint is located here. The ward added the former town of Yuki from Saeki District on April 25, 2005.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.32, 132.3 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Wards of Hiroshima

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