Hiroshima and Miyajima One Day Self-Guided Tour

Tours & Sightseeing in Hiroshima
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Tour description

Enjoy the opportunity to visit two world heritage sites at your own pace. You will receive a custom itinerary complete with maps, route guidance, and photos. Receive support and guidance while maintaining flexibility. Explore sites such as Peace Park, Atomic Bomb Dome, Itsukushima Shrine, and Daisho-in Temple. Transportation within Hiroshima and to Miyajima included. Starting in 2019, we are going paperless. Tour materials will be presented on a wifi enabled device. Wifi access included. Simply return the device after your tour using the self addressed envelope.

Your adventure begins at Hiroshima Station at 8 am.  There, you will receive your train pass, guidebooks, and maps with written directions. You will also get a chance to ask any last minute questions.All of our day tours are self-guided. You will have support throughout your trip. If any needs arise, we’ll be a phone call away.Feel free to drop your luggage off in the lockers at the train station while you explore the city. In addition to the Atomic Bomb Dome site and Peace Park, Hiroshima is also home to art museums, a children’s museum, Shukkei-en Garden, sake breweries and so much more.For lunch, you might choose to go to Hondori street and enjoy okonomiyaki, a Hiroshima favorite. We can recommend places to eat.Afterwards, board the streetcar back to Hiroshima station to go to Miyajima. Enjoy the ferry ride and your first peek at Itsukushima shrine. While on Miyajima enjoy the quaint streets and many shops. Eat some Momiji Manju. We'll tell you our favorite places to buy them! Make your way over to the Miyajima ropeway. You'll be sure to run into some deer along the way(be careful not to feed them!) The ropeway ride and Mount Misen offers some of the best views in the city.Your tour ends when you arrive back at Hiroshima Station.

What's included

  • Streetcar
  • Local Trains

What's not included

  • Food and drinks