Water activity

Hiroshima: Itsukushima Shrine Sea Kayaking Experience

Activity provider: Attractive JAPAN

Hiroshima: Itsukushima Shrine Sea Kayaking Experience

Activity provider: Attractive JAPAN

From US$ 49.75 per person

Experience the Itsukushima Shrine with its ‘floating’ torii gate on a sea kayaking excursion. Learn how to control a kayak in the sea.

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Duration 1 hour
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English, Japanese
Small group
Limited to 6 participants


  • Admire magnificent views of the Itsukushima Shrine from the water
  • Paddle right up to the floating Torii gate by sea kayak
  • Enjoy an intimate experience with a maximum of six people
  • Take pictures of the floating Torii gate from the sea
Full description
Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Itsukushima Shrine on a sea kayaking excursion. With its ‘floating’ torii gate, the shrine is one of Japan’s most photographed landmarks. Your friendly guide will explain how to use the equipment. Take some time to practice moving forward and backward, stopping, and turning the kayak by yourself. Next paddle out into the sea. Get up close to the Itsukushima Shrine to admire the site from a unique perspective. You can take photos with the torii gate in the background, before heading back to the beach. Full instruction will be provided, making this activity suitable for complete beginners as well as for those with previous experience of kayaking.
  • Guided sea kayak experience
  • Use of kayak, paddle, protective gear, and waterproof gear
  • Transportation to/from meeting point
Not suitable for
  • Children under 8 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with heart problems

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Meeting point

Hart Adventure Center

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Important information

What to bring

  • Change of clothes
  • Towel
  • Sportswear

Know before you go

  • The gate of Itsukushima Shrine has been under renovation since June 2019. There is a possibility that the shrine cannot be seen as normal.

Product ID: 394713