Private Tour of Hiroshima and Miyajima
Today you will have the chance to explore the cultural and historical sights of Hiroshima, learning more about the impact that WWII had on the region.
This morning you will meet your guide and spend the day exploring Hiroshima and Miyajima by public transport. A day in Hiroshima will allow you to take in the most culturally and historical sights in Japanese and world history. Start the day with a visit to the Peace Memorial Park and Atomic Bomb Dome in the center of the city before touring the chilling exhibits in the Peace Memorial Museum. After this, it is time to get out of the city and across to Miyajima Island by ferry.
On Miyajima Island you will be greeted by local deer and you can explore the portside area before taking in a visit to Itsukushima Shrine, which appears to float in the sea. The view of this area changes as the tide comes and goes and is known as one of the most picturesque views in all of Japan.