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1 Day Visit Hiroshima and Miyajima with Professional Guide

2016.07.22

Introduction

In this private tour, a professional guide will accompany with you to bring you the city of Hiroshima for a day. Our professional and informative guide will explain the local history and culture.
It's a perfect opportunity to learn about the tragedy and how the city recovered afterwards.
The tour includes a ferry ride from memorial park to Miyajima direct, which offers you a pleasant view and journey!

◆About Hiroshima
Hiroshima is known as a city that was bombed by nuclear bomb ( atomic bomb ) for the first time in the world and thus, the town is also known for a peace town.
Also, Hiroshima is located in the southwestern part of the Japanese archipelago.
Thanks to this location, Hiroshima is blessed with a mild climate. In addition, rich nature of the Seto Inland Sea and the Chugoku Mountains adorn Hiroshima's four seasons with vivid color of the nature.

◆History of peace memorial park
This peace memorial park is located the center of the Hiroshima, and it was built with great feeling to avoid repeating the disaster suffered by the atomic bomb.
Silent prayer is devoted on every August 6th at 8:15AM in this park.

◆About Miyajima
Alongside Matsushima , Amanohashidate , is a scenic spot which is known as one of the three most scenic spots in Japan.
14% of this island has been certified as a World Heritage Site

-Itsukushima shrine
Itsukushima Shrine, which was built up to the current form by Taira no Kiyomori in the 12th century
The location of this shrine is very unique. You can have a look the great red gate called "Torii" from the ocean.
This shrine was certified as a World Heritage Site in 1996. You will be amazed the beauty of the contrast between blue ocean and red gate.
When it comes to low tide, you can get close to this gate by walking seabed.

-Miyajima ropeway *Admission fee of this ropeway is not included.
You can go up to the highest mountain in Miyajima with ropeway. 360° panoramic view is spectacular.
Also, there is Reika-do eternal fire hall at the top of this mountain. The fire of this hall continues to burn for about 1200 years.
This fire was used to light the flame of peace in the Hiroshima peace memorial park.

◆Sample itinerary:
9:00AM Hotel pick-up in Hiroshima city 
9:30AM-11:30AM Peace memorial park
12:40PM-3:40PM Miyajima & lunch
5:00PM Move to hotel in Hiroshima city

◆Pricing per person
1 person: 54,000 yen
2 persons: 30,200 yen
3 persons: 22,250 yen
4 persons: 18,300 yen
5 persons: 15,900 yen
6 persons: 14,300 yen

Tour Detail

Tour Style
Private tour
Group Size
Min. 1 person
Max. 6 persons
*Please inquire us if the number of the participants is over 7 persons.
Duration
8 hours
Destination
What's Included
-Professional English-speaking guide
-Admission fee (Peace memorial park and Itsukushima shrine)
-Transportation fee *Ferry is included
-Hotel pick-up and drop-off
What's not Included
-Foods and drinks
Tour Tips
Booking process
1. Please contact us for availability through ‘BOOK IT’ button below.
2. We will check the availability and come back to you within 1 business day.
3. Payment request will be sent via Paypal.
4. Reservation is done upon receiving your payment. Confirmation e-mail will be sent to you.

Payment
- Fees shall be paid through Paypal. Currently no other payment method is accepted.

Cancellation Policy
Reservations may be cancelled without charge up to 15 days prior to the program date.
Reservations cancelled less than 14 days before the program date will incur the following charges:
- Between 14 days and 8 days: 20% of the program charge

- Between 7 days and 2 days: 30% of the program charge

- The day before the date of travel: 50% of the program charge

- Less than a day or no show: 100% of the program charge

*Time is in JST.