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5 Hours Nature tour itinerary for Hiroshima: Meet Friendly Bunnies At Japanese Island Okunoshima

Hiroshima

Food
Food and Drink Tour
Nature
Nature Tour
Meet Friendly Bunnies at Japanese Island Okunoshima

Rabbit Island

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See and feed the hundreds of friendly bunnies on a tiny island near one of the atomic bomb sites in Japan. Try your hand at making the local-style Okonomiyaki -a Japanese savoury pancake containing a lot of ingredients at a local home on this island.

DAY 01

Rabbit island tour

  • Take a ferry to the rabbit island.

  • Meet more than 700 rabbits and feed few of them with cabbage and carrots.

  • See the remains and a museum of poison gas factory, which was here during WWII.

  • Walk around the entire rabbit island for an hour.

  • Visit a traditional Japanese house and cook Hiroshima-style Okonomiyaki. You can also create the original Okonomiyaki by adding more ingredients like Kimchi, Cheese and green onions.

  • Write Kanji with a calligraphy pen on a postcard and take it with you as a keepsake.


  • 60 USD Per Adult
  • All the ingredients (flour, eggs, cabbages, noodles, sliced pork, sauce, bonito, kimchi, cheese and green onions).

  • Japanese Tea.

  • Carrots and cabbages to feed the rabbits.

  • Ferry tickets.

  • Please let me know if you want to try typical Hiroshima style Okonomiyaki or have any dietary requests.

  • You are not allowed to give hugs to the rabbits.

  • The rabbits were brought to the island to test the effects of the poison during WWII, but once the war was over, they were freed by the workers. 

Hiroshima

Food
Food and Drink Tour
Nature
Nature Tour
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Contributed By

Ayaka Kawamoto

starting from
USD 60
Type of Tour

Private Tour

Departures

This tour is offered throughout the year on the following days of the week.

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday 10:00
  • Sunday 10:10
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