Regular Sightseeing Double-Decker Tour Bus "Maple Sky" Tour the city of Hiroshima with an unmatched sense of freedom in our double-decker open-air bus! Choose from two courses: the City Drive Window Course or the Peace Memorial Park On-Site Tour Course! [Fares]Adult(12 or older) ¥2,000 Child(4 or 11) ¥1,000 [Days of Operation]Fridays,Saturdays,Sundays,national holidays,Golden Week,summer holidays,etc.

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  • Procedure

Route

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You can also purchase tickets for the Hiroshima Dreamination Window Course only at Hiroshima Bus Center ticket windows.

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Course

Hiroshima City Drive Window Course

A sightseeing course offering unique views from the top of a double-decker, open-air bus, with an unparalleled sense of freedom and openness. Please note that all sightseeing is conducted from the bus; no on-site tour will be conducted. The primary sightseeing spots visited on this course are Hiroshima Castle, the Atomic Bomb Dome, Peace Memorial Park, and Mazda Stadium. The bus also drives along the seaside Hiroshima Expressway, providing excellent views of the beauty of the Inland Sea.

Fares Adult  (12 or older)¥2,000 Child(4 to 11 )¥1,000  ※For safety purposes, children under the age of three may not ride the bus, even if accompanied by a parent or guardian.  Days of Operation Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, national holidays, Golden Week, summer holidays, etc. Departure time Hiroshima Station(Shinkansen Entrance) 10:10 a.m. departure / 1:10 p.m. departure / 7:10 p.m. departure Time required Approx. 1 hour 30 min.

Procedure

Free Multi-lingual audio guide available English Korean Chinese

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Operation Calendar
October 2017
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November 2017
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January 2018
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February 2018
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10:10a.m.departure
10:10a.m./1:10p.m.departure
Hiroshima City Peace Memorial Park On-Site Tour CourseHiroshima City Drive Window Course

In addition to enjoying the scenery of Hiroshima from a double-decker, open-air bus, this course also includes a one hour on-site tour of Peace Memorial Park. The primary sightseeing spots visited on this course are Hiroshima Castle, the Atomic Bomb Dome, and Mazda Stadium. Passengers also get off the bus and receive a guided tour of Peace Memorial Park.

Fares Adult(12 or older)¥2,000 Child(4 to 11) ¥1,000 ※For safety purposes, children under the age of three may not ride the bus,  even if accompanied by a parent or guardian. Days of Operation Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, national holidays, Golden Week, summer holidays, etc. Departure time Hiroshima Station(Shinkansen Entrance)3:10p.m. departure Time required Approx. 2 hour.

Procedure

Free Multi-lingual audio guide available English Korean Chinese

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Operation Calendar
October 2017
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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8 9 10 11 12 13 14
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22 23 24 25 26 27 28
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November 2017
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December 2017
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Hiroshima Dreamination Window Course

This is a course on which you can see “Hiroshima Dreamination” ? an illumination event which is a winter tradition in Hiroshima ? from a double decker open-top bus. This course includes a round-trip of the main venue Heiwa Odori Boulevard, so it is possible to fully enjoy both sides of the illuminations. Our Maple Sky vehicles will also be running with special decorations.

Fares Adult  (12 or older)¥1,500 Child(4 to 11 ) ¥750 ※For safety purposes, children under the age of three may not ride the bus, even if accompanied by a parent or guardian. Days of Operation Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday of January 3, 2016 from November 20, 2015 Departure time Hiroshima Station(Shinkansen Entrance) 6:10p.m. departure Hiroshima Bus Center 6:40p.m. departure Time required Approx. 1 hour 30 min.

Procedure

The three-language automatic audio guide system is not available on the “Hiroshima Dreamination Window Course.

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Operation Calendar
November 2017
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30
December 2017
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Fares / Usage Guide

Fares

Hiroshima City Drive Window Course Hiroshima City Peace Memorial Park On-Site Tour Course Adult(12 or older)¥2,000 Child(4 to 11)¥1,000

Hiroshima Dreamination Window Course Adult(12 or older) ¥1,500 Child(4 to 11)¥750

Usage Guide
  • Always wear your seatbelt while on the bus.
  • Service may, on the judgment of management, be delayed or suspended due to strong winds, rain, storms, or other foul weather which may hinder safe operation.
  • Actual arrival times may be earlier or later than those listed due to traffic conditions.
  • For safety purposes, children under the age of three may not ride the bus. Carrying children or placing them one one’s lap while on the bus is also not allowed for safety reasons.
  • Leaving one’s seat while the bus is in motion and the use of umbrellas (including parasols), smoking, and placing one’s hands or face outside the vehicle while on the bus is prohibited.
  • The buses will not run in rainy weather. In the event of light showers, buses will be run with raincoats distributed to participants.
  • Please note that during or after rainy weather, water droplets may fall from above when passing through tunnels or tree-lined avenues.
  • Please note that as the bus has no roof, you will experience strong winds. Please also take appropriate measures to prevent sunburn in summer and wear appropriate clothing for cold weather in winter.
  • Only beverages contained in sealable thermoses/water bottles or disposable plastic bottles may be brought onto the bus. Please refrain from bringing other types of beverages such as canned soft drinks.

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Procedure

On the date you would like to ride the bus, come to the Transportation/Tourist Information (Bus Tickets Office) on the 1st floor concourse located at the Shinkansen Exit in Hiroshima Station no later than 10 minutes before the scheduled departure time and purchase a ticket.

JR Hiroshima Station 1st Floor Shinkansen Exit Bus Tickets(Transportation/Tourist Information) Hours: 8:30 a.m. ? 6:30 p.m. (year-round) The customers who have already reserved ticket by a tour company, a telephone or interernet, please inform the confirmation number at the ticket shop and accept the ticket in which the seat number was indicated.

The bus stop is the No.2 of the bus rotary on the 1st floor of Hiroshima Station Shinkansen Exit. [!]The bus will depart at the scheduled time. Please take care not to be late.

Money-Saving Ticket Set Double-Decker Tour Bus "Maple Sky"(One Ride) + "Hiroshima meipuru~pu"(One-Day Ticket) Adult(12 or older) ¥2,200 Child(4 to 11) ¥1,100 Normal price:Adult - ¥2,400 / Child - ¥1,200 Only available for purchase at the Transportation/Tourist Information (Bus Tickets Office) on the 1st  floor concourse located at the Shinkansen Exit in Hiroshima Station.

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The Best Double Decker Bus Tour in Hiroshima City! "Hiroshima meipuru~pu"

Hop-on, Hop-off HIROSHIMA Sight seeing Loop Bus
The duration of the tour is approximately 50 minutes, and exploring 11 major tourist spots:
3 museums, Hiroshima Castle, Atomic Bomb Dome, Peace Memorial Park and center of the town.
One RIde
¥200 Adult(12 or older)
¥100 Child(6 to 11)
One-Day Ticket
¥400 Adult (12 or older )
¥200 Child(6 to 11)

※A one-day ticket is also sold aboard the "Loop Bus". Please buy it when boarding.

Hop-on, Hop-off HIROSHIMA Sight seeing Loop Bus

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Visiting Miyajima "Two World Cultural Heritage Sites Sightseeing" Lunch Only Japanese guided

The Two World Cultural Heritage Sites Sightseeing Tour (7 hours 40minutes)
On the Two World Cultural Heritages Sightseeing Tour that travels to the A-bomb Dome and Miyajima Island, you can also enjoy a lunch buffet or a boat trip.
Operates 8:50am-4:30pm

Miyajima

Fares
\5,000 Adult(12 or older)

\3,000 Child(6 to 11)

Schedule & Departure

Friday, Saturday, Sunday & Holidays

This tour departs outside the Hiroshima Station (Shinkansen-guchi Exit).
The bus stop is the No.2 of the bus rotary on the 1st floor of Hiroshima Station Shinkansen Exit.

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Contact

CHUGOKU JR BUS CO.,LTD

1-6 Matsubara-cho Minami-ku, Hiroshima, 732-0822, JAPAN

TEL.+81-82-261-1268