In only a day experience the spiritual natural beauty of Miyajima and the historic significance of Hiroshima
Visit the Itsukushima Shrine and behold its picturesque beauty as it sits upon the sea
Discover the terror behind the atomic bomb at the Hiroshima Peace Museum
Gaze upon the Atomic Bomb Dome and witness the disastrous outcome of the first atomic bombing during WWII and uncover the promotion of peace brought through preserving the dome
Ride the iconic Shinkansen (bullet train) in both directions
Enlighten your previous notions of WWII with a day trip that will put into perspective the impact of the first atomic bombing. The Atomic Bomb Dome is an important element of the trip, reminding us of the destruction the bomb caused. The Dome is now preserved to promote peace and the elimination of all atomic bombs. Don't worry, the somber atmosphere doesn't stay for long. Witness the spiritual beauty of the Itsukushima Shrine. Famed as a floating shrine on the sea, Itsukushima Shrine surrounds itself by the Prussian blue sea and the picturesque virgin forest. Anyone wanting a day of wondrous sightseeing and purposeful historic learning, then give this trip a shot!
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Good arrangement/ nice guide with fruitful information.
Yuko did a fabulous job guiding us around Miyajima and Hiroshima. Highly recommend this tour!
Although the trip was a drizzly day, the arrangement with the tour company, the tour representative and tour guide were very accommodating. They made sure we were by their sides when moving through the busy train stations, at the train's platforms and awaiting taxi service. They even offered to cover part of the taxi cost back to our hotel at the end. Mariko was very patient with questions and made the trip very informational and fun. She was very knowledgeable.
It was a beautiful day and a wonderful trip. Tour guide very enthusiastic.
JR-West Kansai Rail Pass (HK Airport Pick Up)