Shore excursion to Miyajima Island from Hiroshima

Tour Number

Activity Level



First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town, City


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10



Japanese (fluent), English (advanced)

Half-day in Miyajima including Itsukushima Shrine

Embrace the enchanting beauty of Miyajima during a half-day sightseeing excursion to this picturesque island.

Miyajima Island consists mostly of steep, wooded hills, and is ranked as one of the three most scenic spots in the country. Its famous landmark, the huge red Torii Gate, at high tide, rises up out of the water and guards the island's main attractionz, the Itsukushima Shrine and Daishoin Buddist temple.


Taking a taxi to a ferry boat peir.
Taking a ferry to Miyajima island.
Walking to Torii gate and Itsukushima Shrine.
Walking to Daishoin Buddhist temple.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Cruise ship terminal.
Traffic and weather may affect actual tour times

Duration: 5 hours

End location: your pick-up location or other drop off location along the route.

Duration: 5 hours


hiring a car.

What’s Included

Other: Guiding fees to be your personal guide.
Guide's transportation fees during the tour

Estimated Local Cash Needed

1000 JPY - ferry
addmission fee(shrine)

What’s Extra

Other: Cost of hiring a car.
The cost varies depending on the number of people in your party,
but if it is a sedan type car, it is around 18000yen.


I sm not a driver but I can arrange transportation if needed. Please inquiry.

Private tour guide Yoshimi

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