Hiroshima&Miyajima 1day tour(from Osaka)
Experience plan details
1. This tour is accompanied by a National Government Licensed English Guide Interpreter. Visit the World Heritage Sites of Itsukushima Shrine on Miyajima and Hiroshima's Atomic Bomb Dome on this leisurely tour.
2. Visit the Main Building of the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, which was newly reopened after renovations in April 2019.
3. Look forward to seeing wild deer in the untouched abundant nature of Miyajima.
4. Enjoy a comfortable Shinkansen ride between Shin-Osaka and Hiroshima.
07:20-07:50 Depart from the hotel and take the train (JR or subway) to Shin-Osaka Station*An assistant will guide participants to the Shinkansen platform, but will not board the Shinkansen.
From Shin-Osaka Station to Hiroshima Station(Nozomi Shinkansen, reserved seating)
Arrive at Hiroshima Station/Walk to Hotel Granvia Hiroshima (on foot)
10:20 Go to Miyajimaguchi by bus
Itsukushima Shrine in Miyajima
Lunch (meal charges not included in the tour)
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.
Go to Miyajimaguchi by ferry (Boat)
Take the bus to Peace Memorial Park
Peace Memorial Park & Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum
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.
18:00-18:30 Arrive at JR Hiroshima Station
From Hiroshima Station to Shin-Osaka Station(Nozomi Shinkansen, reserved seating)
20:30-20:50 From Shin-Osaka Station to Osaka Station*An assistant will guide the tour from Shin-Osaka Station to Osaka Station.
20:50-21:05 Arrive at Osaka Station, Tour Ends
No drop-off service to hotels will be provided.Please head to your next destination on your own from Osaka Station.