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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! To start your day, meet your tour guide at your hotel, then visit famous sites. Our guides will customize your four-hour private tour in detail according to your interests. So if you are interested in learning about one of the most important events in human history, in addition to learning about other aspects of this dynamic city, take an all-day walking tour of Hiroshima accompanied by your private guide. 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. Please choose which you prioritize. 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
  • Taking safety measures
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$106.02
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$106.02
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Hiroshima / Miyajima Full-day Private Tour with Government Licensed Guide

Hiroshima / Miyajima Full-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! To start your day, meet your tour guide at your hotel, then visit famous sites such as Miyajima, Itsukushima Shrine, Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, Shukkeien Japanese garden, and Hiroshima Castle. Our guides will customize your six-hour private tour in detail according to your interests. So if you are interested in learning about one of the most important events in human history, in addition to learning about other aspects of this dynamic city, take an all-day walking tour of Hiroshima accompanied by your private guide. Note*1: Please select your must-see spots from a list in the tour information to create your customized itinerary. Note*2: 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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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$138.31
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$138.31
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Fukuyama/Tomonoura Half-Day Private Tour with Nationally-Licensed Guide

Fukuyama/Tomonoura Half-Day Private Tour with Nationally-Licensed Guide

This value-packed trip with a nationally-licensed and experienced multilingual tour guide is a fantastic and efficient way to explore Fukuyama! Fukuyama features plenty of spots where you can experience history, such as Fukuyama Castle completed 200 years ago in the Edo period. There is a port town called as Tomonoura, a beautiful spot of the Seto Inland Sea National Park. Worth visiting are the many buildings from the Edo period still standing in the nearby port town of Tomonoura. The numerous islands spread out over the quiet waters of the Seto Inland Sea makes a very beautiful scene. Let us know what you would like to experience and we will customize a four-hour tour that's best for you! Note*1: Please select your must-see spots from a list in the tour information to create your customized itinerary. Note*2: The Nationally-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
  • Taking safety measures
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$98.79
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$98.79
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Fukuyama/Tomonoura Full-Day Private Tour with Nationally-Licensed Guide

Fukuyama/Tomonoura Full-Day Private Tour with Nationally-Licensed Guide

This value-packed trip with a nationally-licensed and experienced multilingual tour guide is a fantastic and efficient way to explore Fukuyama! Fukuyama features plenty of spots where you can experience history, such as Fukuyama Castle completed 200 years ago in the Edo period. There is a port town called as Tomonoura, a beautiful spot of the Seto Inland Sea National Park. Worth visiting are the many buildings from the Edo period still standing in the nearby port town of Tomonoura. The numerous islands spread out over the quiet waters of the Seto Inland Sea makes a very beautiful scene. Let us know what you would like to experience and we will customize a six-hour tour that's best for you! Note*1: Please select your must-see spots from a list in the tour information to create your customized itinerary. Note*2: The Nationally-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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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$117.47
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Onomichi Half-Day Private Trip with Nationally-Licensed Guide

Onomichi Half-Day Private Trip with Nationally-Licensed Guide

This value-packed trip with a nationally-licensed and experienced multilingual tour guide is a fantastic and efficient way to explore Onomichi! Onomichi is a gritty, old-timey seaport town with hills full of temples, literary sites and cats. Local businesses increasingly embrace its retro-chic charm, and a visit is a glimpse of a quaint Japan of yesteryear. For many travellers, Onomichi is the base from which to cycle the Shimanami Kaidō, the system of road bridges that allows people to island-hop their way across the Inland Sea to Shikoku. Let us know what you would like to experience and we will customize a four-hour tour that's best for you! Note*1: Please select your must-see spots from a list in the tour information to create your customized itinerary. Note*2: The Nationally-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
  • Taking safety measures
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$93.97
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Onomichi Full-Day Private Trip with Nationally-Licensed Guide

Onomichi Full-Day Private Trip with Nationally-Licensed Guide

This value-packed trip with a nationally-licensed and experienced multilingual tour guide is a fantastic and efficient way to explore Onomichi! Onomichi is a gritty, old-timey seaport town with hills full of temples, literary sites and cats. Local businesses increasingly embrace its retro-chic charm, and a visit is a glimpse of a quaint Japan of yesteryear. For many travellers, Onomichi is the base from which to cycle the Shimanami Kaidō, the system of road bridges that allows people to island-hop their way across the Inland Sea to Shikoku. Let us know what you would like to experience and we will customize a six-hour tour that's best for you! Note*1: Please select your must-see spots from a list in the tour information to create your customized itinerary. Note*2: The Nationally-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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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$117.47
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Hiroshima Bar Hopping Food Tour

Hiroshima Bar Hopping Food Tour

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Get a local's perspective on Hiroshima's surprisingly lively nightlife on this bar-hopping tour. Stroll through the streets with a guide and dip in and out of local "izakayas" and other bars and enjoy drinks and conversation.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$75.55
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$75.55
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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
  • Taking safety measures
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$76.68
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$76.68
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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
  • Taking safety measures
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$87.96
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$87.96
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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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$61.44
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Explore the Nature that Inspired Ghibli Movies by Kayak (Half Day)

Explore the Nature that Inspired Ghibli Movies by Kayak (Half Day)

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【OUTLINE】 Tomonoura is a beautiful and picturesque port town that served as the inspiration for the town in Studio Ghibli’s anime “Ponyo” and is also where Hollywood’s “Wolverine” was filmed. Explore and discover Tomonoura on this special tour, whose history is intimately entangled with the nature surrounding it. Enjoy a picturesque view of the port town of Tomonoura from the sea, the temple of Abuto Kannon (Goddess of Mercy) that stands on the edge of a cliff-top, and a quiet, deserted beach that can only be reached by sea kayak. 【HIGHLIGHTS】 ・Enjoy the beautiful and picturesque port town of Tomonoura, which served as the inspiration for the town in Studio Ghibli’s anime “Ponyo”, and is also where Hollywood’s “Wolverine” was filmed. ・The temple to Abuto Kannon (Goddess of Mercy) is located on Abuto Cape and offers a unique view of the Seto Inland Sea. ・A short 3-hour course of kayaking and a bicycle ride. ・A satisfying tour and the perfect way to enjoy your time in Tomonoura.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$80.41
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$80.41
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Hiroshima Miyajima Touring Aki Province Experience Zazen and Shabutsu at Misen

Hiroshima Miyajima Touring Aki Province Experience Zazen and Shabutsu at Misen

〈The oldest temple in world heritage Miyajima〉 Zen meditation and Buddest image tracing - concentrate and relax at the temple In this plan, you can experience Zazen (Zen meditation) and Shabutsu (Buddhist image tracing) at Daisho-in which is the oldest temple in Miyajima in Aki Province. While experiencing Zen meditation, your spirits will be unified and evil spirits in daily life are driven away with a purified mind.  While tracing a picture of a Buddhist image, you will dedicate your genuine appreciation for the day to god and Buddha.  Would you like to experience extraordinary moments?
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$103.24
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$103.24
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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
  • Taking safety measures
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$137.48
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Learn from Oyster Farmers & Enjoy the Charm of Hiroshima Oysters

Learn from Oyster Farmers & Enjoy the Charm of Hiroshima Oysters

Learn about Oysters grown in Setouchi and the primeval forest of Miyajima, the island of God. You will not only enjoy the taste but also learn the charm of Hiroshima oysters by listening to the producer's feelings for the Seto Inland Sea as well as the chef's policy. Discover the charm of Hiroshima oysters, which can be found only locally. Learn directly from local producers about traditional oyster cultivation which has been practiced off the coast of Miyajima for about 400 years. Visit the oyster farm and enjoy tasting fresh grilled oysters. Enjoy a special course that brings out the best ingredients of Hiroshima oysters cooked by a first-class chef. Learn the story of the area and the exquisite oyster dishes, and you will be a big fan of the Hiroshima oysters.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$151.44
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Small-Group Hiroshima Cycling Peace Tour with Local Guide

Small-Group Hiroshima Cycling Peace Tour with Local Guide

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
  • Taking safety measures
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$65.78
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Cheers! Bar Hop with Locals and Experience an Undiscovered Seaside Town

Cheers! Bar Hop with Locals and Experience an Undiscovered Seaside Town

【OUTLINE】 Enjoy drinking Japanese sake on an off-the-beaten-path experience with locally loved bars. Discover the beauty of local Japanese drinking culture. 【HIGHLIGHTS】 ・Experience Onomichi’s rich seaside town in the Shingai Area Old Nightlife District. ・Your local guide will take you on a journey to discover eclectic, locally loved bars that most tourists fail to find. ・Enjoy drinking sake off-the-beaten-path and learning about the history of Onomichi. ・This experience is for people searching for real Japan, beyond traditional sightseeing. ・Meet local people and make new friends.
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  • 3 hours
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$137.23
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$137.23
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Island ART Hop Revival : Experience Modern Contemporary Art By Boat

Island ART Hop Revival : Experience Modern Contemporary Art By Boat

【OUTLINE】 While enjoying the beauty of "Setouchi", we will take a walk along the small island inhabited by less than 10 islanders and guide you through its marvelous art works. 【HIGHLIGHTS】 ・Traverse through the Setouchi Inland Islands to find Modern Japanese Art Exhibitions. ・Visit an island with a population of less than 10 people. ・Experience Momo Island’s budding Art Revival and gaze at the beauty of the picturesque landscape from the Shimanami Kaido Bay.
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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$187.10
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Cruise tour from Rabbit Island to Omishima, the island in the Shimanami Kaido

Cruise tour from Rabbit Island to Omishima, the island in the Shimanami Kaido

【OUTLINE】 Join the captain who knows the islands of Setouchi inside out to Rabbit Island, Okunoshima not mentioned in the guidebook. 【HIGHLIGHTS】 ・A breathtaking ocean route from Okunoshima to Omishima while enjoying the beauty of the islands. ・Mesmerized by the paradise of more than 700 wild rabbits. ・Arrive on a mysterious lake, Odaimojima not introduced by the guidebook.
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  • 6 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$754.35
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Hiroshima Private Tour - The original route not found in the guidebooks

Hiroshima Private Tour - The original route not found in the guidebooks

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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$152.47
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Experience Shakyo and Goma-gyo at Miyajima Misen Daihonzan Daisho-in

Experience Shakyo and Goma-gyo at Miyajima Misen Daihonzan Daisho-in

〈The oldest temple in Miyajima〉 Feel Japanese spirit throuth hand-copying sutra and Goma-gyo, impressive flame ascetic training In this plan, you can experience Shakyo (sutra copying) and Goma-gyo (holy fire practice) at Daisho-in which is the oldest temple in Miyajima in Aki Province. Your mind will be calmed by the veiling scent of Japanese ink and sutras while experiencing sutra copying.  On the other hand, while experiencing the holy fire practice, you will be overwhelmed by looking at blazing fires and smoke rising to the ceiling of the hall.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$96.17
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Hiroshima: Local Favorites Private Night Food Tour

Hiroshima: Local Favorites Private Night Food Tour

【OUTLINE】 The local guide will take you to three unknown but good restaurants in Hiroshima. The tour would take approximately 3 hours. 【HILIGHTS】 ・The places are not commonly known to the tourists but are famous among locals ・Enjoy regional delicacies in Hiroshima, including okonomiyaki, oysters, and local sake ・Visit three taverns ("izakaya") in 3 hours ・Learn the food culture rooted in Hiroshima and the history of the town ・A friendly local guide will enliven your meal
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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$96.13
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A Custom-made Cycling Tour in Etajima to Fully Enjoy SETOUCHI Islands

A Custom-made Cycling Tour in Etajima to Fully Enjoy SETOUCHI Islands

・Only 1 hour from Hiroshima city! Explore one of SETOUCHI Islands, ranked 7th in the "52 places to go in 2019" according to the New York Times ・Visit the lesser-known but good spots guided by the local person ・Try seafood from SETOUCHI such as oysters and pick local food along the way ・Get relaxed in the nostalgic sceneries of Japan that remain in the island ・A friendly tour accompanied by an open-minded local guide just like your friend
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$164.88
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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
  • Taking safety measures
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$116.81
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Hiroshima ・Night Food Tour Visiting Recommended Bars by Locals & Cycling

Hiroshima ・Night Food Tour Visiting Recommended Bars by Locals & Cycling

【OUTLINE】 This is a tour to enjoy a night in Hiroshima to the fullest by cycling and bar-hopping. While going around the beautiful photo spots by electric bicycle, learn about the Peace City of Hiroshima from the local guide. Then it's time for making a toast! Visit 3 Izakaya bars recommended by the locals that you cannot find in the guidebooks. 【HIGHLIGHTS】 ・Visit 3 local Izakayas not listed in the guidebook and enjoy the menu recommended by the locals ・Have a new bar experience! You are shown to unique local Izakayas seldom found in Japan ・Mingle with locals while making a toast with Hiroshima people ・Experience the beautiful Hiroshima in the evening twilight time by bicycle which you can't see during the daytime - (about 1 hour) ・You are taught by the guide about the history of the Peace City of Hiroshima
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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