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  •   Central Hiroshima (Peace Memorial Park, Shukkei-en Garden, Hiroshima castle ...)
  •   Miyajima (Mt. Misen, Miyajima Shrine, Daishoin Temple...)
  •   Onomichi (Nostalgic and quiet town with old temples, Narrow and maze-like paths of slope to walk up...)
  •   Takehara (Preserved townscape, Rabbit island)


City Hiroshima
Meeting Point At your hotel or Hiroshima Station
Ending Point At your hotel or Hiroshima Station
Departure 10:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Duration 8h   Flexible
Languages English (License)
Tour Type Private Tour ( only for you )
Number of people 1 ~ 5


273.00 USD

final price

FREE cancelation 14 days prior

What to Expect

A more favorable option, my tour is geared for the more independent-minded travelers. This option lets you customize your one day tour with a variety of activities. Your day in Hiroshima is a blank page, waiting you for writing your own tales.
If you want to extend your activities to other prefectures, it may be also planned as you want it. First up, please contact me.

What‘s included

Guide fee, Hotel pick-up

What‘s not included

Transportation fees (you and guide)
Entrance fees

Frequently Asked Questions

I want to go and see as much as possible....

I will arrange the tour as you like. Central Hiroshima and Miyajima may be covered in one day. Takehara tour needs a whole day if you start from your Hotel in Hiroshima. So you cannot get everything at the same time. If you want to experience more, you had better extend your stay here in Hiroshima. It is worthwhile. I am sure my plan lives up to its promise of offering something memorable to everyone.

I want to know how much our transportation expenses will cost.

It depends on your plan, though. Let me give you some examples for "one way fare".

*For HIROSHIMA/MIYAJIMA tour, it will cost about 750JPY (Round trip: 1500JPY)
Break down = Central Hiroshima -via Hiroshima Sta.- Miyajima Sta. < 160JPY by tram/ 410 JPY by JR and 30 min. ride>,
Miyajima Sta. - Miyajima Is., <180 JPY by Boat>,
And the Admission fee to Miyajima Shrine <300JPY>...... One suggestion…if you have enough time, I really recommend a tram-ride from central Hiroshima to Miyajima Sta.. It takes time, about 80-90min. to get there. But it will cost you only 260 JPY. Additionally, from a window of the tram or streetcar, you may enjoy the charming townscapes of Hiroshima/nearby local towns and the serene Seto inland sea.
Of course, a pleasure boat is also operated directly from central Hiroshima to Miyajima Island. (2000JPY. Round trip: 3600JPY)

*For TAKEHARA Tour, about 1800 JPY (Round trip: 3600JPY)
Break down=Central Hiroshima -Takehara Sta. <1290JPY by bus /90 min. ride>,
Takehara - Tadanoumi port - Okunoshima(Rabbit) Is.<510JPY by JR and 310JPY by boat>.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email
After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you!

Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.
After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.
You’ll be able to see the guide’s e-mail address and phone number. You can contact your guide directly before the tour starts, and enjoy your tour on the day!
Yes, by using our secure online payment system, your payment information is encrypted and you are secured against fraud and unauthorized transaction.

Your credit card or PayPal account will be charged upon booking. However, if the guide does not accept your booking, the amount will be credited back to the account from which the charge was drawn.
No, our prices are 100% booking fee free – meaning the price you see is the amount you pay.
It depends on the location of your hotel and places you visit. But to give you an idea, it costs about 200-300yen for one place to the other, and the total is about 1,000yen for a full day tour.
Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.
Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.
Yes you can, but you have to pay an extra charge per person. The price depends on which guide you choose.
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The TripleLights Difference

Its more affordable than it seems. Our pricing is often per-tour (not per-person), so if your group is 2 or more people, you'll most probably pay less than if you took a bus tour.

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Every tour is customizable. Every tour can be customised to your time, needs and preferences! Simply confirm your booking and contact the guide to make the changes. There is no risk and you have free cancellation with a 100% refund guarantee!

Go at your own pace. Take your time for pictures or slow down to see as much as you want. With your private guide your tour is flexible.

Enjoy Japan with a local guide. With intimate access to places off the beaten paths you can have a more in-depth experience not seen on bus tours.

All tours are private. Enjoy a deeper learning experience as your guide will be 100% focused on you and the people traveling with you.

Questions? Talk to a REAL person. We have a superior customer support team who are ready to help you with any questions you may have!


1 week ago , ( Couple ) , From: United States

“ Wonderful Custom Hiroshima Tour ”

We communicated via email w/ prompt replies and detailed information & itinerary. She was at the port before our Oceania ship arrived and soon on our way to Miyajima by taxi then train. Mayumi showed us the highlights but if I wanted to detour, it wasn't an problem. We saw Miyajima and A-bomb Dome/Peace Park, plus some shopping and sushi lunch. Everything was paced properly and she was a pleasure to hang out with for the day. Highly recommended English speaking certified tour guide.

Thanks a million, JT. I am greatly honored with your words. It was my pleasure to be able to spend some time with you two. You are such a wonderful couple who shares the common interest…. travels. In addition, You are punctual, meticulous, thoughtful, and sometimes very humorous. It was a great day for me as well. I thank you very much again and wish you lots of happiness through traveling from now on. With gratitude, Mayumi

Alan Alan
4 months ago , ( Family ) , From: Singapore

“ Meticulous and well-thought through itinerary ”

Mayumi was very detailed in her planning of our itinerary. She catered well for us including a child of 4 years old. Itinerary included "breaks" or walking through interesting shopping arcades

Thanks, Alan. I really enjoyed the time I spent with you and your family. Your child is just adorable and very smart. He kept asking "why? Why ?" and tried to understand the things and phenomena in his own way. You guys are lucky parents. Hope you all continue having a good family-time through traveling. Please give my best regards to your beautiful wife and a bear hug to the little gentleman.

7 months ago , From: Denmark

Excellent 3 hour tour of Hiroshima with focus on the A-Bomb monuments and the Peace Museum. I enjoyed the tour very much and was deeply moved by the visit in the Peace Museum. I can only recommend everybody to hire Mayumi for a guided tour to see the peace monuments. It is truly unforgettable!

I appreciate your feedback, Jacob. You said you learned about Hiroshima at school, but had never understood what happened here…seeing is believing. I humbly admire your graceful manner to accept things for what they are. And I really enjoyed the marvelous and artistic photos you took during your stay in Japan. I will check it out from now on. Thank you again and good luck for the rest of your journey.

11 months ago , From: Romania

Mayumi-san was the best choice for our customized tour! Not only before the tour, during the tour but even after the tour, she has been professional and with a positive attitude. Before the tour: she has communicated perfectly and helped with putting together the best itinerary using the time available and attractions desired. During the tour: she gave great information, respected the schedule, had a great positive energy and a constant friendly smile on her face. After the tour: she made sure everything was in order with the just finished tour. One of the highlights of the tour in Japan! Thank you Mayumi-san!

My heartfelt thanks to you, Iani-san for giving me such a wonderful opportunity. I’ve had fun getting to know the people you sent to Japan. I just loved every minute of being with them. They are brimming with curiosity and try to understand Japan profoundly. In addition, they know how to make life brighter! I thank you all for the lovely day filled with laughter and good conversation. With gratitude, Mayumi

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