Land Only Package

Hiroshima & Kurashiki 2-Day Tour from Kyoto: Itsukushima Jinja Shrine, Peace Memorial Park, Atomic Bomb Dome

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

per person USD 780
JTBS2KK

Visit Miyajima, famous for its Itsukushima Jinja Shrine. Walk through the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, dedicated to promoting peace around the world. After spending the night in a hotel, travel to Shinkurashiki, a picturesque historical district and important economic center during the Edo Period. Visit the former residence of the city’s most powerful merchant at the Ohashi Museum. Marvel at Korakuen, one of the three most beautiful gardens in Japan, in Okayama.

Day 1: Kyoto - Hiroshima

7:35 - 8:00 a.m.

Pick-up service is available from hotels in Kyoto. (See "Pick-up" page)

8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

Then you'll ride either the Nozomi or Hikari bullet train to Hiroshima Staion from Kyoto. (110-125min)

 

10:30 a.m.

After gathering at Hotel Granvia Hiroshima, we'll depart for Miyajimaguchi by bus.

Then board ferry  to Miyajima (UNESCO World Heritage site) and visit Itsukushima Shrine.

* Miyajima Island and Itsukushima Shrine (UNESCO World Heritage site)

- It is in the Island Sea and the home of Itsukushima Shrine built in 593 with its famed floating torii gate. Also It was designated as a World Heritage by UNESCO.

 

Lunch: Enjoy lunch on your own.

 

After going back to Miyajimaguchi by ship, you will enjoy visiting Hiroshima Peace and Memorial Park/Museum (UNESCO World Heritage site), drive by Atomic Bomb Dome and head to JR Hiroshima Station.

Peace Memorial Park and Atomic-Bomb Dome (UNESCO World Heritage site)
- Hiroshima is the first city suffered by an atomic bombing. The dome, registered as World Cultural Heritage, symbolizes its wishes for everlasting peace.

 

5:45 - 6:15 p.m.

After sightseeing, you'll check in Hotel Granvia Hiroshima or Hotel New Hiroden

Enjoy your free time on your own.

Day 2: Hiroshima - Kurashiki - Kyoto

8:30 a.m.

You'll depart hotel for Hiroshima Station on foot and board the Kodama bullet train to Shin-Kurashiki Station.

Then take taxi to Kurashiki Bikan Hsitorical Quarter and stroll its streets.

 

Lunch: Western-style lunch

 

After lunch, you'll enjoy visiting Ohara Museum of Art and depart for Okayama Station.

Visit Korakuen Garden, then return to the station. After arriving, you'll board a Hikari bullet train to Kyoto.

 

7:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Tour concludes upon arrival at your hotel in Kyoto. (Drop-off service is available.)

Departure Date

Jan.6-Dec.26: Mon., Wed., Sat. (except Apr.28-May.6, Jul. 14-16, Aug. 4,6, 11-13, Sep. 15-17, 22-24, Oct. 6-8, Nov. 23-25)

Meal

1 Lunch. *Vegetarian options available. Please request upon reservation.

Guide

English-speaking guide or assistant service is included except while on board the Shinkansen.

Pick up and Drop off

Available.

Baggage

Your baggage will be transported by land from your pick-up hotel to your next staying hotel (in center of Kyoto/Osaka city only) after the tour with allowance of one piece per person. For the overnight stay in Hiroshima, we recommend you to carry a light overnight bag with you. For extra baggage, JPY 2,200 will be charged per piece.

Minimum Participants Required

2 People.

Required When Making Reservations

Please mention the place of stay before and after the tour.


1.

- Manner of transportation (microbus, taxi, train or tram) between Hiroshima Station and Miyajima and between Shin-Kurashiki Station and Okayama Station will vary depending on the number of participants.

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
07/07/2018 12/26/2018 Kyoto $ 780 $ 681 $ 0 $ 24
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 2days prior, 30%, 20 to 8 days prior, 20%, 21 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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