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Private Hiroshima Guided Tour ~Peace memorial park, castle, shukkeien~

2016.07.21

Introduction

◆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.

You will visit a lot of tourism resources in Hiroshima like Shukkeien garden, Hiroshima castle and peace memorial park.
Discover the beauty of Hiroshima visiting several fascinating and historic sightseeing spots.

◆Mitaki-dera Temple
This temple is located nearby three waterfalls in a silence forest of Mt Mitaki.
In the past, a lot of monks were training at this temple, but it became a temple nestled in the forest, which is wrapped in silence. In autumn season, you will be amazed by the beauty of the colorfulness of autumn leaves

◆History of peace memorial park
This peace memorial park is located in the center of 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.

◆Shukkeien
Shukkeien was built by Asano Nagaakira.
This construction was inspired by "Saiko lake", the sightseeing spot in China.
Also, Shukkeien has been selected as one of the scenic 100 historical parks in Japan.

◆Hiroshima castle
Hiroshima castle is one of the Japan's three major Hirajiro, meaning the castle was build on the flat ground whereas the majority of castle was build on the top of hill or mountain.
You can enter this castle to learn the history of Hiroshima. Overlooking the city of Hiroshima from the observatory floor on the top is stunning.
Our professional guide will explain about Hiroshima castle with its history.

◆Sample itinerary:
9AM: Pick up at hotel in Hiroshima city
9AM-9:40AM: Move to Mitaki-dera temple by train and taxi from Yokogawa station
9:40AM-10:45AM: Mitaki-dera temple
10:45AM-12:00PM: Move to Peace memorial park, lunch
12:00PM-2:00PM: Peace memorial park
2:00PM-2:30PM: Move to Hiroshima-jyo castle by public transportation
2:30PM-3:30PM: Hiroshima-jyo castle
3:30PM-3:45PM: Walk to Shukkei-en
3:45PM-4:30PM: Shukkei-en
5PM: Back to hotel in Hiroshima

◆Pricing per person
1 person: 47,400 yen
2 persons: 25,200 yen
3 persons: 17,800 yen
4 persons: 14,100 yen
5 persons: 11,900 yen
6 persons: 10,400 yen

Tour Detail

Tour Style
Private tour with public transportation.
Private vehicle is available at an additional fee.
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
-All admission fee
-Transportation fee
-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.