Iwakuni Kintai Bridge and Miyajima Full Day Tour


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Museums / Culture


Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6



English (advanced), Japanese (fluent)

In this tour, you can enjoy tow popular tourist destinations in and around Hiroshima Prefecture.

One is the Kintai Bridge in the city of Iwakuni, in Yamaguchi Pref. , next to Hiroshima Pref.
One of the tree beautiful bridges in Japan, the Kintai Bridge is a historical wooden arch bridge.
Its unique figure and beautiful scenery of the Kikko park attract lots of travelers all year round.

The other is one of the World Heritage Sites, Itsukushima Shrine in Miyajima.
Miyajima, which means "Shrine Island, " is famous for the magnificent Itsukushima Shrine extending over the sea on long pillars. Its large red torii is renowned for the impression it gives of floating on the sea.

You can see some of famous Japanese traditional architectures in one day.


Meet at your hotel lobby

Go to Kintai Bridge by JR train and bus (about 1 hour ride)

Kintai Bridge-Kikko Park-some historic sites-Iwakuni Catsle

Enjoy lunch

Go Miyajima by JR train and ferry (about 40 mini. ride)

Visit Itsukushima shrine, Daiganji temple, five-storied pagoda, Senjokaku temple

Go back to you hotel by ferry and JR tain

Note: Depending on the tidal condition in Miyajima or transportation matters, the course can be changed to the opposite.

*The itinerary is subject to change due to situations like weather and time of year and also to suit your convenience.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: your hotel lobby

End location: your hotel lobby

Duration: 8 hours

What’s Included

My service as your personal tour guide and public transportation.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

6000 JPY - JR Hiroshima-Iwakuni 740 JPY
JR Iwakuni-Miyajimaguchi 320 JPY
Ferry Miyajimaguchi↔Miyajima 340 JPY
JR Miyajimaguchi-Hiroshima 400 JPY
one day tour ticket in Iwakuni(including bus fare and entrance fees) 1450 JPY
entrance fee for Itsukushia shrin 300 JPY
lunch 1500 JPY

*If you have JR pass, it covers JR train and ferry fare.

What’s Extra

*Your transportation fares, meals, admission fee, and personal purchase.
*Transportation fare for a guide during the tour(train, tram or bus).
*Please kindly pay meal for your guide during the tour.


*Guide-interpreters without special qualification must not drive a car or a bus for tourists.

*The Travel Agency Act prohibits including travel costs (meals, transportation and admission fees) in guide-interpreting fees.

*Insurance is not included.

A Recent Review of this tour

Mie begleitete uns von Hiroshima aus nach Miyajima und zur Kintai Bridge. Dank ihres hervorragenden Wissens wurde die Tour zu einem einmaligen Erlebnis. Ihr sehr geschicktes Zeitmanagement erlaubte sogar noch eine Kurzbesichtigung des Hiroshima Friedensparkes.
Klaus Feis

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