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Hiroshima Cycling Peace Tour with Local Guide

Hiroshima Cycling Peace Tour with Local Guide

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Bicycle around Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park and beyond with a guide born and raised in Hiroshima to lead the way. In addition to the Atomic Bomb Dome, you’ll ride to the Cenotaph, Children's Peace Monument, and the Peace Bell at the UNESCO World Heritage site. Numbers are limited to 10 for a small-group experience and you’ll discover things you wouldn’t know only by visiting the Peace Museum.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$45.17
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$45.17

Hiroshima Peace (Heiwa) Walking Tour at World Heritage Sites

Hiroshima Peace (Heiwa) Walking Tour at World Heritage Sites

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- Let's Get Insights into the History of Hiroshima Our tour guide will take visitors on a tour through the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum. Here, they will learn the horrors of the atomic bomb as well as how the people of Hiroshima coped with the tragedy. - Past to present, your local guide will show you how life was like after the atomic bomb impact compared to Hiroshima today. Let's go up to the Orizuru Tower's observatory area. You can get almost of the whole view of the Hiroshima city. - Enjoy a spectacular view of Hiroshima while eating lunch and reminisce the past and present of this beautiful city. Have lunch with the guide and also go see the Aogiri tree and the Atomic Bomb Dome, learn more about Japanese life and feel the revival of the city. Magical Trip is a local tour operator with the TripAdvisor certificate of excellence that offers various types of small-group tours throughout Japan! Check out our Trip Advisor Page for more tours and our reviews!
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$84.56
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$84.56

Hiroshima / Miyajima Full-day Private Tour with Government Licensed Guide

Hiroshima / Miyajima Full-day Private Tour with Government Licensed Guide

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Explore the highlights of Hiroshima and Miyajima the easy way on a private full-day tour with a guide. You’ll learn all about Hiroshima’s dark history and prosperous present at sites like the Peace Park and A-Bomb Dome. Travel by public transport (as the locals do) to nearby Miyajima Island, a naturally and culturally beautiful spot with its own fascinating history. The tour can be customized to suit your needs.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$126.48
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$126.48
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Hiroshima in a Nutshell: Morning Bike Adventure

Hiroshima in a Nutshell: Morning Bike Adventure

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This is an excellent choice for first-time visitors to Hiroshima. Get your bearings of the city, learn about its history, and discover backstreet areas that only locals know about. You won’t have to worry if you’re not an experienced cyclist, as the route is 90% flat. The tour will help you cover more ground than a walking tour and see many top sights in a day, such as the Peace Park, Gokoku Shrine, Shukkei-en Japanese Garden, and the Memorial Cathedral for World Peace.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$59.07
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$59.07

An Amazing set of Cultural experience: Kimono, Tea Ceremony and Calligraphy

An Amazing set of Cultural experience: Kimono, Tea Ceremony and Calligraphy

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Immerse yourself in Japanese culture during your visit to Hiroshima. Enter the historic Tokujuji Temple on scenic Miyajima, and start your experience by learning to wear a traditional kimono. Try your hand at two cultural activities: calligraphy, and a tea ceremony. Come away with new skills and a new appreciation for Japanese traditions.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$135.52
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$135.52

Hiroshima / Miyajima Half-day Private Tour with Government Licensed Guide

Hiroshima / Miyajima Half-day Private Tour with Government Licensed Guide

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This value-packed trip with a nationally/state licensed and experienced multilingual tour guide is a fantastic and efficient way to explore Hiroshima city area or Miyajima island! To start your day, please choose your must-see spots in Hiroshima city area or Miyajima island which you prioritize. Your guide will customize your four-hours private tour in detail according to your interests. Four hours is the perfect amount of time to check out Hiroshima city area or Miyajima island. Note*1: Please select your must-see spots from a list in the tour information to create your customized itinerary. Note*2: Four hours is NOT enough to visit both of Miyajima and Hiroshima city area. Note*3: Nationally and State Licensed Tour Guide-Interpreter certification is issued by the Japanese government requires a good knowledge and understanding of Japanese culture and history.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$108.41
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$108.41
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Morning Hiking Tour: Mt. Futaba & Hiroshima's History

Morning Hiking Tour: Mt. Futaba & Hiroshima's History

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A trekking tour through the crisp early morning air of Futaba Mountain, a forest of sacred trees rich in nature. Enjoy the Nodate tea ceremony with a guide on the mountaintops overlooking Hiroshima City and the Seto Inland Sea. HIGHLIGHTS ・This is an early morning trekking tour through the quiet forests of the Futaba Mountains. Admire the majestic and elegant architecture of Hiroshima Toshogu Shrine, and learn about the history of the castle town of Hiroshima from the Shinto priests. At the Kinko Inari Shrine, lined with more than 100 bright red torii gates, we will trek through the grounds as we visit its seven gods. The panoramic view from the top of the mountain offers a spectacular view of Hiroshima City, the Seto Inland Sea, and Miyajima. Why not enjoy a breakfast made with local ingredients and a cup of Nodate green tea in front of the spectacular view?
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$71.55
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$71.55

Private Miyajima Rickshaw Tour Including Itsukushima Shrine

Private Miyajima Rickshaw Tour Including Itsukushima Shrine

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Discover Miyajima Island, also known as 'Island of Gods,' and considered to be one of the most scenic spots in Japan, on this private guided rickshaw tour. Enjoy the traditional Japanese experience of a rickshaw ride, and visit the famed Itsukushima Shrine, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its "floating" red torii gate. This tour can be customized to your preferred length, departure time, and return point.
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  • 30 minutes to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$46.91
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$46.91
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Morning Hiking Tour: Mt. Futaba & Hiroshima's History (Breakfast Included)

Morning Hiking Tour: Mt. Futaba & Hiroshima's History (Breakfast Included)

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A trekking tour through the crisp early morning air of Futaba Mountain, a forest of sacred trees rich in nature. At the top of the mountain, enjoy breakfast with a spectacular view of Hiroshima City and the Seto Inland Sea. HIGHLIGHTS ・This is an early morning trekking tour through the quiet forests of the Futaba Mountains. ・Admire the majestic and elegant architecture of Hiroshima Toshogu Shrine, and learn about the history of the castle town of Hiroshima from the Shinto priests. ・At the Konko Inari Shrine, lined with more than 100 bright red torii gates, we will trek through the grounds as we visit its seven gods. ・The panoramic view from the top of the mountain offers a spectacular view of Hiroshima City, the Seto Inland Sea, and Miyajima. ・Why not enjoy a breakfast made with local ingredients and a cup of Nodate green tea in front of the spectacular view?
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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$99.38
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$99.38

Private Full Day Hiroshima Tour

Private Full Day Hiroshima Tour

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If you have a short time in Hiroshima and want to make the most of it, a comprehensive tour is the way to go. Visit Hiroshima’s most iconic sights by private car; don’t waste time waiting or navigating. From Miyajima’s floating vermilion tori gate to the Peace Memorial Park, you will get a thorough picture of this historic city before return to your hotel.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$560.13
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$560.13
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Miyajima Cultural Highlights Walking Tour

Miyajima Cultural Highlights Walking Tour

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-Head to the beautiful Miyajima island and Itsukushima shrine- See the famous Torii gates and enter Itsukushima Shrine. Your friendly local guide will you tell you about their background in Miyajima and their cultural signifiance to Japan. -Learn deeper- Explore Daishoin Temple, Momijidani Park and learn about the 5 story pagoda and Senjokaku Hall. Here your friendly local guide will teach you next about Buddhism's role in Japan and this temple's significance to the island. -Get ready to chow down on some local Miyajima delicacies- To finish off your culutral highlights walking tour, your guide will introduce you to some of the local delicacies available such as delicious fresh oysters and fried momiji dumplings among other delicious sweet and savoury treats! Magical Trip is a local tour operator with the TripAdvisor certificate of excellence that offers various types of small-group tours throughout Japan! Check out our Trip Advisor Page for more tours and our reviews!
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$73.72
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$73.72

Best of Hiroshima Food Tour

Best of Hiroshima Food Tour

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Hiroshima is a foodie heaven, where you can find fresh seafood, classic soul food dishes, and warm hospitality. Join this 3-hour food tour to discover the best with us! Beginning near the famous Peace Park, your guide will take you through the streets and shopping arcades of downtown Hiroshima. Try the dishes this city has become famous for across Japan: of course we will try classic Hiroshima-Style Okonomiyaki but with your guide, you will also try local snacks, taste spicy tsukemen that will delight ramen lovers everywhere. Visit a classic “village-inside-a-building” of teppanyaki yumminess AND finish up with a surprising old-meets-new dessert stop. From fanatical sports fans, soul food professionals, wide streets with friendly shop owners, local crafts and a welcoming spirit, this city should be on your MUST SEE list. There are endlessly delicious memories to be made here. Get off the beaten path and explore Hiroshima culture through the food and friendly local atmosphere.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$190.71
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$190.71

Hiroshima Cycling Peace Tour with Local Guide (Long Course)

Hiroshima Cycling Peace Tour with Local Guide (Long Course)

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This is a guided cycling tour in which participants ride an electric bicycle and learn about the reconstruction of Hiroshima's bombed heritage sites and how we are trying to protect peace in the city of Hiroshima. This tour is led by our friendly team from Hiroshima. ・Learn about local feelings towards the Peace Park from about 70 years ago. ・The area within a 2.5km radius from the hypocenter was severely damaged. We are heading to multiple bombed heritage sites that still remain. ・You will ride a comfortable electric bicycle through the local area to experience the Hiroshima Peace Museum and more. ・We will take you to unique places well-known by our local Japanese team. ・We will ride along the beautiful riverside and in the park to get an idea of the destruction of Hiroshima at that time and how the city has changed into what it is now.
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  • 3 hours
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$63.24
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$63.24

Cycling Tour around the wonderful SETOUCHI Islands

Cycling Tour around the wonderful SETOUCHI Islands

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・ Experience the uniqueness of the“SETOUCHI Islands” that got the 7th place at the must-go-destinations ranking in 2019 of the New York Times in a sole hour from the city of Hiroshima! ・ Guided through amazing hidden spots only known by the locals ・ Learn on the island's unique culture and history, such as the local specialies and the oyster farming, the shipbuilding while admiring the islands countryside scenery ・ Take scenery photos from spots on the mountain that you can reach comfortably thanks to the powerful electric bicycle ・ It will feel like you are visiting with a friend with our friendly local guide
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  • 3 hours
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$112.30
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$112.30

Private Customized Sightseeing Tour in Hiroshima with a Guide

Private Customized Sightseeing Tour in Hiroshima with a Guide

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See the best of Hiroshima with the help of a private guide thanks to this 8-hour group trip for up to 6 participants. Learn about the solemn events of Hiroshima’s atomic bomb attack at Peace Memorial Park, enjoy the idyllic surroundings of Mitaki-dera Temple, and check out Hiroshima-jyo Castle and Shukkei-en garden. All entrance fees are also covered.
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  • 8 hours
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$278.48
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$278.48
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One-Day Miyajima, Peace Memorial Park & Hiroshima Castle Tour

One-Day Miyajima, Peace Memorial Park & Hiroshima Castle Tour

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Our licensed conductor not only guides you but also goes deeply into Japanese cultures, such as Samurai, Emperor and Shinto, with cartoon-like illustrations for all to understand. You will try what local people do (worship & folded paper crane workshop) 5 Packages (A, C, D, E & F) are available for your choice as follows:. "A" is "Guide Only" "C" additionally includes: * Transportation (JR fare excluded -- your JR Rail Pass to be used) * Admission * Special Indemnification (JPY30,000,000/person) against unexpected accidents -- AMAZING feature * Digest movie production (download after tour) -- AMAZING feature * Cultural experiences (written oracle, incense stick/candle services & local sweets) "D" additionally includes: * Taxi rides to eliminate walks (20 min.) -- Good for elderly. "E" & "F" includes JR fare in addition to "C" & "D" respectively (if you don't have JR Rail Pass) No additional payment is required in "C" Package and higher. We are licensed by Hiroshima Governor.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$117.45
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$117.45
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Private Tour - Go Around the Town where the Battleship was Built, Kure!

Private Tour - Go Around the Town where the Battleship was Built, Kure!

Kure City in Hiroshima is famous as a town for ships. This tour will take you to many spots on the ship and introduce all the highlights of Kure. In Kure, the world's largest battleship Yamato, which is one of the most popular battleships, was built during WWII. You can see ships and submarines anchored at the port, and you can take a battleship cruise to enjoy the scenery that can only be seen in Kure! You can also get inside the giant submarine that was actually used! You can even take a lunch: "Navy Curry" in the submarine. Whether you are a ship lover or want to think about war and peace, visit Kure!
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$132.97
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$132.97

Hiroshima Ancient and Modern

Hiroshima Ancient and Modern

Highly experienced professional guide fluent in the local language, providing anecdotes, stories, and in-depth easily understandable facts and information. I am more than happy to provide in advance information for you for ease of transit into and out of Hiroshima. As an experienced tour leader throughout Japan, I am also happy to assist your visit and provide itinerary information for your interest in other regions, cities, towns in Japan.
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  • 5 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$346.92
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$346.92

Private Tour - Enjoy the beautiful old town and Rabbit Island in Takehara

Private Tour - Enjoy the beautiful old town and Rabbit Island in Takehara

Takehara City is home to the "Little Kyoto of Aki," a district with preserved streets dating back to the Edo period, and Okunoshima Island, which has recently been gaining popularity among tourists as “Rabbit Island”. On this tour, you will be able to enjoy both areas with our private guide, who will explain the historical background of each area and help you with the logistics. Your first stop on the tour is Takehara, a city which flourished in the Edo period as a salt manufacturing town, followed by sake production later on. An area where Japanese houses stood in those days is still maintained as a historical preservation area. Next on the tour, Okunoshima is an uninhabited island where poison gas was made during the war and was not listed on maps of the time. It now attracts attention from both inside and outside Japan as an island where you can play with hundreds of wild rabbits.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.83
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$85.83
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A Chauffeur Driven Tour: Hiroshima & Miyajima + Landmark Kintaikyo Bridge

A Chauffeur Driven Tour: Hiroshima & Miyajima + Landmark Kintaikyo Bridge

This is a chauffeur driven guided tour to two of the highlights of the is the region of Japan visit. You can the guide's in-depth knowledge, his interesting stories, and anecdotes along the way.
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  • 5 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$602.29
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$602.29
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Custom-Made Cycling Tour of Hiroshima with a Local Guide

Custom-Made Cycling Tour of Hiroshima with a Local Guide

Spend a day discovering the highlights of Hiroshima on this action-packed private tour. Don’t waste a moment trying to figure out local public transport schedules—instead, benefit from having a guide to lead the way. Travel on a bicycle to cover more ground and find places that only locals know about. The tour is completely custom-made, but potential attractions include Mitaki Temple, a stop at a delicious okonomiyaki restaurant, and Kyobashi bridge.
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  • 3 hours
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$146.58
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$146.58
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Miyajima Half Day Sightseeing Tour

Miyajima Half Day Sightseeing Tour

Operate using public transportation and walking tour . All of time is assist and explain about Miyajima by English speaking guide. Enjoy the Miyajima sightseeing.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
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$118.14
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$118.14

Private Full-Day Tour of Miyajima from Hiroshima

Private Full-Day Tour of Miyajima from Hiroshima

An hour away from Hiroshima city is a scenic spot, Miyajima, which is a popular sightseeing destination for visitors. We recommend this tour for first-time visitors to Miyajima. You will visit Itsukushima Shrine, registered as a World Cultural Heritage, and other must-see popular spots in Miyajima. A half-day tour is perfect if you are short on time. You will also visit a hidden museum which introduces Miyajima's history and culture, and a store selling wood carvings, a traditional craft. All the spots are recommended by otomo guides who know the area well. Of course, you can try the locally famous oysters and specialties. Let the otomo guide help you experience Miyajima for the first time.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$109.22
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$109.22

Small-Group Guided Tour to the Island of the Gods on Miyajima

Small-Group Guided Tour to the Island of the Gods on Miyajima

Discover Miyajima, the World Heritage site and one of Hiroshima's leading tourist destinations. Visit a shrine and temple and learn the history of the island's faith from our knowledge. Join a 3-hour long tour to learn the history of Shintoism & Buddhism on Miyajima and the religious beliefs of the Japanese. Learn from our guide about how to worship at Itsukushima Shrine, famous for the floating shrine gate. Experience prestigious temple culture and receive priestly prayers at Daisho-in Temple. Feel at peace after visiting the holy island with an abundance of history.
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  • 3 hours
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$132.17
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