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Hiroshima Local Foodie Heaven Walking Tour with English-Speaking Guide


Venture through the new and old parts of downtown Hiroshima as you savor on delicious treats that this famed city has to offer. Experience the hospitality through the Hiroshima-style Okonomiyaki, local snacks, spicy tsukemen dipping noodles and more!

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Stroll through the friendly city of Hiroshima as you explore history through its food and the friendly locals!
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Adult (Age 13 & over)
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Child (Age 3-12)
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Adult (Age 13 & over)
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Child (Age 3-12)
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Infant (Age 0-2)
  • Duration: 3.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Meal (refer to the details in the schedule) / English-speaking guide / 4 food stops / 2 drinks / Dessert
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  • Check-out
    Time & Location

  • 16:15 Check-in at Akushu Cafe
  • Downtown Hiroshima
    hondori-hiroshima1 Meet your guide near the famed Peace Memorial Park as you venture your way through the downtown area of Hiroshima. Walk through the surrounding neighborhoods as your guide leads you through a local shopping arcade.
  • Hiroshima-Style Okonomiyaki
    hiroshima-okonomiyaki1 A must-try in Hiroshima is the famed Hiroshima-style okonomiyaki. Unlike the Osaka-style, the ingredients aren't mixed in. See and taste the differences of these savory pancakes with various toppings according to your preference!
  • Hiroshima Delights
    tsukemen-hiroshima Aside from the famed pancake, try some local snacks recommended by your knowledgable guide. Another local favorite is the spicy tsukemen dipping noodles that is a must-try for ramen lovers.
  • Teppanyaki and Dessert
    matcha-fondue2 Experience the local ambiance in a classic "village inside of a building"-style eatery. Try some teppanyaki grilled meats and vegetables before finishing your foodie adventure with a surprise traditional dessert with a modern twist!
  • Enjoy Hiroshima
    go-carps Along with the popular spots such as the Peace Park and Miyajima Island, explore the local side of the historical city with your guide. Stop by sports shops, local craft boutiques and experience the culture within the friendly neighborhoods of Hiroshima.
  • 19:30 Tour Ends at Hatchobori Station
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Participants of this tour are advised to wear warm clothes during winter. Please also bring an umbrella on rainy days (umbrellas can be purchased at convenience stores).
    • Walking shoes
Additional Note(s)
    • This tour is not flexible for dietary restrictions.
    • The tour starts promptly according to start-time and punctuality is highly advised. Please understand that refunds of any sort will not be issued for latecomers.
      The tour will not accommodate meeting in any of the food stops once you have missed the start of the tour.
    • Participants will be required to walk moderately for this activity.
    • Emergency Phone Numbers:
      Ambulance: 119 (simple English should be okay)

      Medical emergencies in Tokyo:
      Tokyo Metropolitan Medical Information Service: +81 (0)3 5285 8181
      English assistance: 9 am - 8 pm

      Medical emergencies in Kansai (including Osaka and Kyoto):
      AMDA International Medical Information Centre KANSAI: +81 (0)6-6636-2333
      English assistance: 9 am - 5 pm
    • Emergency Phone Numbers:

      Outside of Tokyo & Kansai:
      Japan Helpline: +81 (0)120-461-997 or +81 (0)570-000-911
      English assistance 24h

      Other useful numbers: https://www.jhelp.com/en/jhlp.html
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 10.
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What are common food allergies and their Japanese translation?
  • Japanese for Common Allergy Foods:

    Nut Allergy ナッツアレルギー
    almond アーモンド
    brazil nuts ブラジルナッツ
    cashew カシュー
    hazelnut ヘーゼルナッツ
    hickory nut ヒッコリーナッツ
    macadamia マカダミアナッツ
    peanut ピーナッツ
    pecan ピーカンナッツ
    pine nut 松の実
    pistachio ピスタチオ
    walnuts くるみ

    Shellfish Allergy (including mollusks and crustaceans) 貝アレルギー
    calamari カラマリ
    crayfish ザリガニ
    cuttlefish いか
    lobster ロブスター
    mussels ムール貝
    oysters カキ
    prawns 海老

    Fish Allergy 魚アレルギー
    cod タラ
    salmon サーモン
    snapper スナッパー
    trout マス
    tuna マグロ
    yellowtail ハマチ
    mackerel 鯖
    sardine イワシ
    anything that is from the ocean 海に住む生き物

    Gluten Allergy 小麦アレルギー
    bread パン
    breakfast cereals 朝食用シリアル
    porridge お粥
    cakes ケーキ
    biscuits ビスケット
    pizza ピザ
    pasta パスタ
    wheat-based noodles 小麦焼きそば
    bread crumbs パン粉
    soy sauce 醤油
    yeast extract spread (such as Vegemite) イーストエキス(ベジマイトなど)
    soups スープ
    ice cream アイスクリーム
    custard powder カスタードパウダー
    beer ビール
    barbequed chicken バーベキューチキン
    sausage ソーセージ
    hamburger ハンバーガー

    Lactose Intolerance 乳製品食べません
    milk 牛乳
    cheese チーズ
    ice cream アイスクリーム
    butter バター
    yogurt ヨーグルト
    biscuits and cakes (if milk or milk solids are added) ビスケットとケーキ
    cheese sauce チーズソース
    cream soups クリームスープ
    custard カスタード
    milk chocolate ミルクチョコレート
    pancakes パンケーキ
    scrambled eggs スクランブルエッグ
    quiche キッシュ
    some breadいくつかパン

    Soy 大豆アレルギー
    edamame 枝豆
    miso みそ
    natto 納豆
    soy sauce and shoyu sauce 醤油
    soy flour 大豆粉
    soy nuts 大豆の実
    soy bean sprouts もやし
    soy-based milk 豆乳
    soy-based yogurt 大豆ヨーグルト
    soy-based ice cream 大豆アイスクリーム
    soy-based cheese 大豆チーズ
    tamari 大豆たまり
    tempeh 大豆テンペ
    tofu 豆腐
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Payment/Cancellation policy
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 21:00 local time, 7 business days to 21:00 local time, 4 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 21:00 local time, 4 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
From USD 162.67
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Language English
Pick-up Not available
Duration 3.5 hour(s)
Availability Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat
Meal Meal (refer to the details in the schedule)
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Hiroshima Local Foodie Heaven Walking Tour with English-Speaking Guide