Hiroshima, Iwakuni 7-Hour Private Tour, Museum, Hotel Pickup

Cultural & Theme Tours in Japan

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5 out of 5

Tour description provided by Viator

On this tour, we will visit the UNESCO World Heritage sites, Atomic Bomb Dome, and Memorial Peace Park. Our first stop is at the Epicenter of where the bomb went off at 600meters above the ground. We will then walk up to the bomb dome and about a 100 meters away cross the T bridge to enter the Peace Park.As we walk along the park, you will see the Peace flame and the Pond of Peace. Once we reach the front of the Peace Park, there is an arch which covers a stone chest which contains the names of the victims from the atomic bomb. Finally, we will head over to the Memorial Peace Park Museum to see the before and the aftermath of the first Atomic Bomb drop on Hiroshima.From there we can grab lunch just let me know what your preference is. Then we will travel to Miyajima Island to visit Itsukushima Shrine, Great Torii, and experience what the island has to offer. It is known for its oysters, and they are delicious. Finally, we will head down to Iwakuni to visit the Kintai Kyo Bridge.
Pick up at Hotel or Hiroshima Station at 10 am  time flexible.  We will head over to the Memorial Peace Park Museum and Hiroshima Bomb Dome. We will stay in the area from 10 am to 1 pm.  From 1 pm to around 2 pm we will travel by van to Iwakuni Kintaikyo Bridge. There are a variety of food stalls where everyone can try different types of ice cream and food.   We will stay in the area from 2 pm to 4 pm. Once everyone is done, you can choose from a Yakiniku or Sushi restaurant.  Finally, when everyone is finished having dinner, I drop everyone off at the hotel or Hiroshima station.

What’s included

  • Guide fee
  • Hotel or Hiroshima Station Pick up
  • Transportation

What’s not included

  • Dinner
  • Memorial Peace Park Museum
  • Kintai Kyo Bridge 300 yen round trip
  • Iwakuni Bridge Castle and Ropeway 940yen
  • Admission fee for the Peace Museum is 200 JPY/person. If you are over 65 years old, it is 100 JPY.
  • Prices for entrance fees, parking, and tolls will depend on the places you visit. You will be advised the approximate fees once you advise the places you would like to visit. The fees should be paid at each spot in cash in Japanese yen.