Hiroshima & Miyajima 1-Day Tour from Hiroshima

Cultural & Theme Tours in Hiroshima Region

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Discover the Peace Memorial City Hiroshima and visit the magnificent landmarks in a day!  Travel on an air-conditioned coach in Hiroshima and get the chance to visit The Peace Memorial Park, The Atomic Bomb Dome and Miyajima Itsukushima Shrine. This tour is operated with English speaking tour guide and Multilingual Audio Guide in the bus.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Hiroshima Castle, Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture, ChugokuThis castle was built in 1589, You can only see the main building without small houses which is for defending from enemies, because the world was already became peaceful at this era.Stop At: Atomic Bomb Dome, Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture, ChugokuThis is symbol of peace in Hiroshima prefecture.This construction designed by Jan Letzel from Czech republic in 1915. It was destroyed by Atomic bomb in 1945, and was listed world heritage in 1996.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, Naka, Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture, ChugokuThis is Peace memorial park in Hiroshima prefecture.There are more than 35 monuments. We will introduce the most impressive monuments.Duration: 35 minutesStop At: Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture, ChugokuIt was opened to the public since 1954,there are over 50 pieces peaceful monuments. Also we have free time in the Peace Memorial Museum.Every August we held on the peace memorial ceremony praying for forever peace in this whole world.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Okonomimura, Naka, Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture, ChugokuLunch: Okonomi-yakiThere are 2 options with lunch or without lunch And also, you can offer vegetarian optionDuration: 50 minutesStop At: JR Nishinihon Miyajima Ferry, Hatsukaichi, Hiroshima Prefecture, ChugokuWe will take a return ferry on this tour for going to Miyajima island.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Itsukushima Shrine, Hatsukaichi, Hiroshima Prefecture, ChugokuThis shrine was built in 593 by emperor, but most of construction was rebuilt in 1168 by Kiyomori Taira.This shrine was built on the sea. Because,ancient people believed Miyajima island was goddess.The signature of Itsukushima shrine is Otorii gate which stands itself.The high is same size of the great Buddha in Nara prefecture.The pillar's diameter is 10m. You can walk there by your foot when law tide.Duration: 50 minutesStop At: Daishoin Temple, Hatsukaichi, Hiroshima Prefecture, ChugokuAt the Miyajima island, not only Itsukushima Shrine but also Daishoin is photogenic.There are many Jizo guardian statues in rainbow color costumes. Also relaxing Budda statue and many lanterns you can discovered.Duration: 30 minutes

What’s included

  • English-speaking local guide
  • Headsets to hear the audio guide clearly
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Lunch (if selected)
  • Entry/Admission - Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
  • Entry/Admission - JR Nishinihon Miyajima Ferry
  • Entry/Admission - Itsukushima Shrine

What’s not included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities