May 5, 2010

May 18 (Tue) Ritual ceremony of Empress Suiko and Bugaku on Miyajima Island

Place : Miyajima island at Itsukushima Shrine
Time : from 9 am

After the Suiko Tennou Saiyouhaishiki ceremony 5 traditional court dances (bugaku) performed at Itsukushima Shrine in striking costume.

Admission charge to Itsukushima Shrine is required (Adults ¥300, Students ¥200, JHS & elementary students ¥100).

*** sightseeing in Miyajima from J-hoppers hiroshima***
We are only a few minutes from the tram stop to JR train sta,so,it's easy to get and from Miyajima in *one day* !!

-Take the tram to JR train sta (10min /150 yen)
and Take the JR sanyo line
(18min / 320 yen *free for Japan Rail Pass holders)
and then , take the ferry
(10min /170yen *free for Japan Rail Pass holders)