Hiroshima & Miyajima Tour by Train – Osaka, Japan *

  • USD$ 369.00 / Per Person; Adult / Child
  • Full Day

Today, take a full day trip to Hiroshima & Miyajima. Meet your tour guide at the hotel and then travel by train to Hiroshima. On arrival, take a ferry and cross over to Miyajima and visit the Itsukushima Shrine, 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. Return back to Hiroshima by ferry and visit the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park & 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. See the Atomic Bomb Dome, 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. Afterward, return back to Osaka by train.