Hiroshima: Peace Walking Tour of World Heritage Sites

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Hiroshima: Peace Walking Tour of World Heritage Sites

From $81.95 per person

Pick up insights into the history of Hiroshima. See how life was after the atomic bomb compared to today. Enjoy a spectacular view while eating lunch and ruminate on the past, present, and future of this city.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 4.5 hours
Starting time 10:00 AM
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Hear the "real voice" from Hiroshima-local guides while touring locations deeply rooted in the city's history
  • Learn Hiroshima's past, present, and future
  • Feel the revitalized Hiroshima and participate in activities that promote peace
  • Visit the UNESCO-listed Atomic Bomb Dome with a guide
  • Learn the horrors of the atomic bomb at the Peace Memorial Museum
Full description
Upon arrival, your guide will take you on a tour through the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum. Here, you will learn the horrors of the atomic bomb and how the people of Hiroshima coped with the tragedy. This will be a tour filled with hope, as the people of Hiroshima learned never to give up even in the darkest days. Feel the breeze as you go up to the Orizuru Tower's observatory area. Here you can get wide view of the city and feel the strength of the people of Hiroshima. The Orizuru (paper crane) is considered as a symbol of peace; learn how to make a paper crane and make a wish for peace.  After visiting Orizuru Tower, have lunch. Following, your guide will take you to see the Aorigi Tree, which brought hope after the atomic bomb. The final destination is the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Atomic Bomb Dome. Learn more about Japanese life and feel the revival of the city.
Includes
  • Entry to Peace Memorial Museum and Orizuru Tower
  • Lunch
  • 4.5-hour tour with a local guide
  • Tour photos
  • Additional food and drink (available for purchase)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Meet in front of the mon-bell store near Nishi Kamiyacho Station, a one-minute walk from Nishi Kamiya Station. Look for guide holding a sign with the local partner's name.

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Important information

Know before you go

  •  Some exhibits contain graphic imagery that may shock young children. Please tell your guide if you have any concerns.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 / 5

based on 4 reviews

Review summary

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  • Value for money
    4.3/5
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