Take a ferry to scenic Miyajima Island and see the famous Itsukushima Shrine. Visit the A-Bomb Dome and Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park. Have the tasty savory pancake called "okonomiyaki," famous in this area. Join our Hiroshima shire excursion, and see two UNESCO World Heritage sites - Itsukushima Shrine and the A-Bomb Dome. Enjoy the beauty of over 1,900 cherry blossom trees in spring.
Cruise passengers: You may get this excursion for FREE if you book the cruise through us or transferring your existing reservation to us (meaning we are your travel agent who booked the cruise for you with nothing changed). Please contact us to learn how.
*The departure time depends on your ship's arrival time and date.
10:00 Depart from Hiroshima Port and head towards the pier of Miyajima
11:00 Take the ferry from Miyajima pier to Miyajima itself
11:10 Explore Miyajima, which hosts one of Japan’s Top Three Sights. Feed the deer around Miyajima, and walk in the sand around Itsukushima Shrine
12:50 Take the ferry back from Miyajima to the main island
13:30 Have lunch at Hassei, a restaurant that serves okonomiyaki, a basic crepe-like pancake date back to the Edo period (self-pay)
15:00 Visit the core landmarks of Hiroshima – learn about the history of the A-Bomb Dome and the various monuments in the area, one of them being the Hiroshima Peace Park, where you can enter the museum and hear testimonials from survivors of the atomic bomb
17:00 Return to Hiroshima Port
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