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Full-day Private Sightseeing Walking Tour of Hiroshima

Full-day Private Sightseeing Walking Tour of Hiroshima

Hiroshima is home to two World Heritage Sites and attracts many tourists from all over Japan and abroad throughout the year. On this tour, you will not only visit the Atomic Bomb Dome and Itsukushima Shrine, two World Heritage Sites, but also some of the most popular sightseeing spots in Hiroshima, and our private guide will show you all the charms of Hiroshima. To start the tour, you will go on a sightseeing tour of Hiroshima city, visiting places like the Shukkeien Garden and Hiroshima Castle, before heading to the Atomic Bomb Dome. Afterwards, you will take a ferry that connects the two World Heritage Sites directly to Miyajima, where Itsukushima Shrine is located. Itsukushima Shrine has a history of more than 1,400 years, and the island itself is a mysterious place that has been regarded as an object of worship. We'll also introduce you to some of the best local restaurants to enjoy Hiroshima's local delicacies like okonomiyaki, oysters, and momiji manju!
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$185.55
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$185.55
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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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$79.38
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$79.38
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Explore the Nature that Inspired Ghibli Movies by Kayak (Full Day)

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

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The coastal landscapes of Tomonoura are among the most scenic in Japan and provided inspiration for movies like ‘Wolverine’ and Ghibli’s 'Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea'. On this tour, admire the stunning landscapes from the water and paddle past seafront villages, island shrines, and deserted beaches on a kayak.
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  • 8 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$131.95
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$131.95
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Cruise Tour of The Miyajima West Coast and Tea Break

Cruise Tour of The Miyajima West Coast and Tea Break

During this tour, you will visit two of the seven shrines and enjoy cruising for about 40 minutes. At the end of the cruise, enjoy a delicious tea break while feeling the sea breeze at Hanaikada. Miyajima is dotted with many shrines other than Itsukushima Shrine, and among them, the seven shrines facing the sea are called the "Nanaura Shrines".
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$101.54
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Spectacular Cruise Tour of Miyajima's West Coast: Discover “God’s Island” &Lunch

Spectacular Cruise Tour of Miyajima's West Coast: Discover “God’s Island” &Lunch

Miyajima (dubbed the island of gods) is dotted with many shrines other than Itsukushima Shrine, and among them, the seven shrines facing the sea are called the "Nanaura Shrines". On this plan, you will visit two of the seven shrines and enjoy cruising for about 40 minutes. At the end of the cruise, enjoy a delicious lunch while feeling the sea breeze at HANAIKADA. HIGHLIGHTS: Learn the history and story of Miyajima to understand more about this fascinating island. Visit shrines that can only be reached by boat. Enjoy the beautiful scenery of Miyajima from the sea! Indulge in a bento lunch using seasonal ingredients.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$108.68
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$108.68
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Sea kayaking tour with lunch! A one-day adventure by sea kayak in Hiroshima

Sea kayaking tour with lunch! A one-day adventure by sea kayak in Hiroshima

<custom made tour>Sea Kayak tour enjoying the beautiful view of Seto Inland Sea Sea kayak experience. Go around the various islands of Shimanami Kaido by sea. Let's experience sea kayaking at sea with typical warm climate islands in the Seto Inland sea. Every island has its own recommended spots and you're able to choose your favorite one.
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  • 8 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$168.53
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$168.53
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2 days 1 night Environment-Friendly Setouchi Cruising Tour (Hiroshima-Omishima)

2 days 1 night Environment-Friendly Setouchi Cruising Tour (Hiroshima-Omishima)

【OUTLINE】 Take a cruise from Hiroshima city to Omishima, which is the center point of the Shimanami Kaido. Enjoy the beautiful islands of the Seto Inland Sea on an environmentally friendly wind-powered yacht. 【HIGHLIGHTS】 ・From Hiroshima city to Omishima all at once (center of Shimanami Kaido) ・Luxury plan including an overnight stay on a yacht ・Enter one of the challenging stretches of Setouchi, Ondo-no-Seto ・Wander into Mitarai district in Osaki Shimojima, where traditional architecture envelopes the town.
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  • 2 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$5,956.69
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$5,956.69
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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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$184.71
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$184.71
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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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$744.72
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$744.72
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Witness an Oyster Harvest & Interact with Local Oyster Farmers!

Witness an Oyster Harvest & Interact with Local Oyster Farmers!

Get outside and enjoy the rare experience of seeing oyster harvesting up close. This fascinating tour takes you through multiple stages—sailing out on a work boat, seeing oyster rafts, and watching how oysters are unloaded and shucked at Shimada Suisan’s oyster factory too. As well as oysters, this tour has the added benefit of getting close to Itsukushima Shrine and accessing stunning photo opportunities from the sea.
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  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$26.82
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$26.82
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A day of ultimate relaxation by renting an island which holds modern highest art

A day of ultimate relaxation by renting an island which holds modern highest art

Reserve a hidden uninhabited island where the best artists and richer works are exhibited. This is a day where you can enjoy receiving high-quality hospitality for all meals, transportation to enjoy ultimate relaxation, and stay time. ・Reserve an uninhabited island and enjoy the ultimate relaxing time and services (viewers may come to the island during the period when the work is open to the public) ・Experience the unique works of Gerhard Richter at Toyoshima, the highest peak of contemporary art which can only be viewed here. ・With the use of seasonal ingredients from Setouchi Islands, which have attracted global attention enjoy the best dishes of the day. ・Reservation of all 4 villas which have been visited by famous artists from around the world! Enjoy seaside open-air baths and drinks such as champagne. ・Pickup and drop-off are by motorboat. Pick up and drop off available for no charge in nearby areas.
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  • 7 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$2,030.81
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Private cruising around Miyajima and the island's seven coastal shrines

Private cruising around Miyajima and the island's seven coastal shrines

【OUTLINE】 This package will provide the rich cultural experience of visiting and observing spiritual practices at the seven shrines (nanaura meguri) of Miyajima on a private cruise. With this package, you will be able to view the entirety of Miyajima and the Itsukushima Shrine from the sea, which would not be possible on a regular tour. 【HIGHLIGHTS】 The mystical “nanaura meguri,” a visit to each of the seven shrines at the Itsukushima Shrine World Heritage Site will entrance you. You will be able to take pictures in front of the “floating” shrine gate (torii) of Miyajima while at sea. The cruise will be aboard the yacht Sense 50 by BENETEAU (France). The yacht will provide a private, luxury space where you may travel undisturbed with only yourselves, a guide-interpreter, and ship’s crew. This package may be customized to your needs and desires, which is not possible for a normal cruise liner.
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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$294.83
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$294.83
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Private cruising around Miyajima on the Sense 50 by BENETEAU

Private cruising around Miyajima on the Sense 50 by BENETEAU

【OUTLINE】 You will be chartering a yacht to cruise privately around Miyajima for sightseeing. The mystical scenery of Itsukushima Shrine’s “floating” gate will fill you with awe. Cruise duration will be approximately three hours round trip, making it perfect for those who wish to enjoy a leisurely outing. Enjoy spectacular views of small islands in complete harmony with nature. The yacht is the Sense 50 by BENETEAU (France) which features a living room and bedroom, allowing you to spend time relaxing with your family or friends. 【HIGHLIGHTS】 The cruise will be aboard the yacht Sense 50 by BENETEAU (France). Cruise to the Itsukushima Shrine World Heritage Site on Miyajima, and a guide-interpreter will guide you on a tour of Miyajima. Completely private chartered cruise (with crew). Comes with one complimentary non-alcoholic drink per person. A guide-interpreter can be added as an option (eight languages are supported).
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  • 7 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$2,436.97
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Spectacular Cruise Tour Around Miyajima: Discover “God’s Island” & Lunch

Spectacular Cruise Tour Around Miyajima: Discover “God’s Island” & Lunch

The UNESCO-listed Miyajima is known as The Island of Gods and this tour is the perfect way to get a glimpse of its beauty. Swap busy crowds for the peace and tranquility of viewing the island’s highlights from a private cruise. By going on a guided tour, you’ll hear fascinating commentary along the way about the island’s history and highlights. The tour will take you to multiple Shinto shrines, some of which are only accessible by boat.
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  • 4 hours 20 minutes
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$135.73
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$135.73
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Explore Beautiful Hiroshima via SUP ー Exclusive Tour

Explore Beautiful Hiroshima via SUP ー Exclusive Tour

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Tour around Hiroshima City Center via SUP. Overlook the crystal waters adorned with calming views of the surrounding scenery. This plan will take you around Hiroshima’s vivid riverbank site, awarded for its stunning emerald-green tint and timeless beauty, further advancing to various other iconic sites, such as the colossal apartment building - designed to almost resembling a city itself. Midway, the Atomic Bomb Dome affords the most scenic view, offering a sense of peace and harmony from above the river. Cross the Hiroshima Channel via SUP and indulge in the breadth of The City of Water, Hiroshima. HIGHLIGHTS: Tour around Hiroshima City Center and experience the reclaimed streets from the river. Stand up and observe the breathtaking Atomic Bomb Dome from above the river. Witness the award-winning riverbank site, blessed with a beautiful natural environment. Admire an enormous apartment building, designed by a world-famous architect; it almost resembles a city itself.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$85.83
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Visit World Heritage site Itsukushima Shrine by sea & Oyster raft tour

Visit World Heritage site Itsukushima Shrine by sea & Oyster raft tour

Get access to the spectacular UNESCO World Heritage Site of Itsukushima Shrine by sea on this peaceful Oyster Raft Tour. Save time researching and planning how to get to Itsukushima Shrine, and instead hop aboard an oyster raft for a quick and convenient excursion. Enjoy the company of oyster fisherman, who will educate you about how they cultivate oysters, and take you directly to the shrine.
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  • 40 minutes to 1 hour 30 minutes
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$25.51
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$25.51
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Cruise plan with a meal and open-air bathing at a hotel on a remote island

Cruise plan with a meal and open-air bathing at a hotel on a remote island

【OUTLINE】 The plan includes cruising around numerous beautiful islands in the Seto Inland Sea and bathing in an open-air hot spring (Onsen) of a hotel on a remote island from where a superb view of the Seto Inland Sea can be seen.    ・Duration time : 3 hours (cruising 1 hour, meal and bathing 2 hours)    ・Charter fee : 41,857 yen (tax excluded) ・Meal · bathing cost : 5,166 yen/person (tax excluded)
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$288.05
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Captain's choice cruise in Setouchi area (Group only)

Captain's choice cruise in Setouchi area (Group only)

【OUTLINE】 The captain of the boat who is familiar with the Setouchi area will make sure that you will experience the best cruise! There is no doubt that you will fully enjoy the charm of Setouchi. 
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  • 1 to 6 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$197.93
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Discover Battleship Island & Rabbit Island on an Exciting Cruise

Discover Battleship Island & Rabbit Island on an Exciting Cruise

【OUTLINE】 ○ 1-hour course Take a cruise around Chigirishima Island which used to house factories all over the island during the wartime and was mistaken for a battleship and Ōkunoshima which is known as a Rabbit Island. ○ 3-hour course Take a cruise around Battleship Island and get off at Okunoshima (Rabbit Island) to play with the rabbits. You will see the romantic Okunoshima Lighthouse from the boat.
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  • 1 to 3 hours
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$197.93
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1-Day Hiroshima & Miyajima Tour (Round-trip from Hiroshima)

1-Day Hiroshima & Miyajima Tour (Round-trip from Hiroshima)

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Discover two of Japan’s most spectacular sights on a captivating tour of Hiroshima and Miyajima’s UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites. Accompanied by a knowledgeable guide, explore the impressive monuments of Miyajima Island, famed for its sacred Itsukushima Jinja Shrine, whose red tori gate appears to be protruding from the sea during high tide. Continue onto the Hiroshima Peace memorial Park, a moving expanse dedicated to promoting peace around the globe. Enjoy a tranquil ferry ride and absorb the natural splendor of the region’s scenery on this enriching excursion.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$153.08
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Hiroshima Private Bar Hopping in Ekinishi with River Cruise

Hiroshima Private Bar Hopping in Ekinishi with River Cruise

A friendly local buddy (an English-speaking guide) will take you on a river cruise and show you around the retro Showa-era "Ekinishi" restaurant district. After enjoying a 30-minute river cruise, the buddy guide will take his/her choice of restaurant with a recommended dish and drink at the first restaurant, and then the second and third restaurants you can choose according to your preference in Echinishi. Since this is a PRIVATE tour, so you can freely choose the cuisine and restaurants you want to visit. In recent years, restaurant owners have taken notice of the unique atmosphere of the building and have opened a number of unique and attractive restaurants. It has become one of the most popular bar-hopping areas in Hiroshima City. You will enjoy meeting people, feeling warm hospitality, local foods, and a drinking experience in this special area that feels like you've traveled back in time.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$146.58
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Rabbit Island Private Tour from Hiroshima with Local Guide

Rabbit Island Private Tour from Hiroshima with Local Guide

The small island of Okunoshima has gained the nickname of “Rabbit Island” because of its many wild rabbits that roam freely on the island. Avoid the hassle of figuring out how to get to the island, and enjoy a stress-free tour with a transfer from Hiroshima included. Go to the visitor center, learn about the island’s history, go to the Poison Gas Museum, and have plenty of time to see the rabbits.
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  • 9 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$308.15
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$308.15
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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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You visit the most famous sightseeing places (Miyajima, Hiroshima Castle & Peace Memorial Park) with our licensed conductor. Please choose your favorite from 4 packages (A, B, C & D): A (Guide Only Package): English guide + WiFi router + commemorative photos. Other cost for you and guide are excluded. B (Value Package): A + Transportation + admission (Itsukushima Shrine & Peace Museum) + special indemnification against accidents (JPY 30,000,000/person equivalent to US$270,000/person at @110/$) + digest movie (available after the tour) C (Fun Package): B + Cultural experiences (Omikuji (fortune telling paper strip) at shrine + Incense Stick & Candle Services at temple + Local Sweets for a break) D (Taxi package): C + Taxi rides (Station ~ Hiroshima Castle ~ Peace Park) to eliminate your walks (total 20 min.). Good for elderly and kids. No additional payment except for your own lunch is required in Package B or higher. We are a travel company licensed by Hiroshima Governor.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$120.61
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