Day Tour

Hiroshima & Miyajima 1-Day Tour from Kyoto: Itsukushima Jinja Shrine, Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, Atomic Bomb Dome

  • Shinkansen
  • Shrine
  • Heritage
  • Full Day
  • Pick up
  • Drop off

per person USD 364
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Tour around popular sightseeing spots in Hiroshima and Miyajima. This is a round-trip tour from Kyoto. Visit the World Heritage Sites of Itsukushima Shrine on Miyajima and Hiroshima's Atomic Bomb Dome on this leisurely tour. Enjoy a comfortable Shinkansen trip both ways.

Day 1: Kyoto - Hiroshima - Kyoto

7:35 - 8:00a.m.

Pick-up Service 

From pick-up hotel to Kyoto Station

Kyoto Station  (125 min) 

From Kyoto Station go to Hiroshima Station

(Nozomi or Hikari Shinkansen, reserved seat)

Hiroshima Station 

Walk to Hotel Granvia Hiroshima

 

10:30 a.m.-     

Hotel Granvia Hiroshima 

Head to Miyajimaguchi by bus

Depending on the number of participants, the tour will use a bus, a jumbo taxi or a train for sightseeing in Hiroshima and Miyajima.

From Miyajimaguchi go to Miyajima Port  (5 min) 

Go to Miyajima by ferry

 

Miyajima, Itsukushima Shrine (Please eat lunch on your own)  (120 min) 

A World Heritage site. Established in the 6th century, this shrine is one of Japan's finest, and is famous for its beautiful Shinden-zukuri style structure (architecture representative of a nobles' residence in the Heian period). The contrast of the green of Mount Misen behind the lacquered shrine pavilion and the blue of the Seto Sea is beautiful and evocative of the underwater palace of Ryugujo.

 

From Miyajima Port go to Miyajimaguchi  (5 min) 

Via ferry

Miyajimaguchi  (30 min) 

Take the bus to Peace Memorial Park

 

Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park & Museum  (100 min)

This large-scale park was established in 1949 after the Pacific War ended, and is visited by countless visitors as a symbol of peace. The museum within the park is an Important Cultural Property of Japan, and was built to remind future generations of the terror wrought by atomic bombs.

 

Atomic Bomb Dome

The Atomic Bomb Dome is a symbol of the disastrous atomic bombing during WWII, the first atomic bombs used in human history, and has been preserved as it was to promote peace and elimination of atomic weapons around the world.

 

From Hiroshima Station to Kyoto Station  (125 min) 

From Hiroshima Station go to Kyoto Station

(Nozomi or Hikari Shinkansen, reserved seat)

 

8:20 - 9:00p.m.           

Hotels in Kyoto 

Participants will be taken to their hotels by taxi.

Departure Date

Jan., Feb.:Mon., Wed., Sat. / Mar., May-Sep., Nov., Dec.: MOn., Wed., Fri., Sat. / Apr., Oct.: Mon., Tue., Wed., Fri., Sat., Sun

Meal

No meals

Guide

English Speaking Guide service is included.

Pick up and Drop off

Pick up service : Available / Drop off service : Available

Minimum Participants Required

2 people


1.

If the minimum number of participants (2) is not met by 4 days before the scheduled date, the tour on that date may be cancelled.

2.

The type of transportation (minibus, jumbo taxi, taxi, train or other) between Hiroshima and Miyajima will vary depending on the number of participants.

3.

[Bus Company] Tsubame Kotsu Co., Ltd.; Carptaxi Co., Ltd.; Honshi Bus Kaihatsu Co., Ltd.

Please contact JTB Reservation Center for the pickup service to assembly place.
JTB Reservation Center : Tel 1(800) 223-6104, email reservation@jtbusa.com

Date & Price Tour Start Tour End Departure Adult Child Infant Single Supplement
01/06/2018 12/28/2018 Kyoto $ 364 $ 288 $ 0 $ 0
Cancellation rates will apply to the tour fare as below. If notice of cancellation is received on tour starting date, or in case of failure to show without notice 100% of the tour fare, 1 day prior to the starting date of the tour 40%, 7 to 2 days prior, 30%, 8 days or more days prior, no charge. Cancellation period is based on Japan local time. Notice must be received during JTB USA office hours. Mon. - Fri., 9:00AM-5:30PM PST Except National Holidays.

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