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Okunoshima Island

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Takehara, Hiroshima Prefecture
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rabbits!

I am not a fan of rabbits but I felt so happy to see so many rabbits everywhere! After the flood... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
cpcog
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Hong Kong, China
The cutest walk you can experience!

Okunoshima Island is such a great place for one day trip from Hiroshima. We took a train from there... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nathalocka
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“local train” (16 reviews)
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Takehara, Hiroshima Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am not a fan of rabbits but I felt so happy to see so many rabbits everywhere! After the flood, the JR to the station was closed. Luckily we planned to drive so it was fine to arrive the port. We could see some...More

Thank cpcog
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Okunoshima Island is such a great place for one day trip from Hiroshima. We took a train from there and than a ferry in Tadanoumi (don´t forget to get some bunny snacks here at the port :)) We walked around the island (it´s about 4km)...More

4  Thank Nathalocka
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Reviewed 30 June 2018

We went on a rainy Saturday to the rabbit island and were not disappointed -- rabbits were EVERYWHERE! Although we didn't walk around the island too much (it was raining), we saw more bunnies/rabbits/hares in 10 minutes than in my entire life. Well worth the...More

3  Thank Joelle E
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

The hotel has a great buffet for both breakfast and dinner. The island is beautiful and littered with cute fluffy bunnies of every size and shape.Buy food on the dock before you go!!!!!They do not sell it on the island. Do not buy cabbage-everyone does...More

2  Thank Holly H
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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

I went on a Sunday as I will be flying the next day so didn’t have a choice. There were LOADS of people at Tadanoumi, long queue both for tickets and to get on the ferry. Thankfully the ferry is huge and amazingly had fit...More

2  Thank KC930
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Reviewed 16 June 2018

Firstly, let me tell you how awkward this place is to get to from central Hiroshima. It takes about 2 hours. Please leave early in the morning! Get the train from Hiroshima to Tadanoumi (JR line). If you go via Mihara, you can get the...More

4  Thank thesweetseason
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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

My partner and I came here on a half day outing from hiroshima after I had seen the viral video a couple years ago online. We planned exact train times because after reading previous posts, and we were glad as sometimes there is 90 minutes...More

1  Thank Designatedroamer
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Arrived at the ferry station around noon. Bought our ferry tickets at the vending machine and lined up for the ferry ride. It was just a short trip to the island. There were plenty of visitors more than we thought. As soon as we arrived...More

4  Thank emilysato
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Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Lots of cute bunnies who (I'd say almost all) take turns running up to you for rabbit food pellets! It's a little bit of a mission to get there via JR and ferry, and be sure to double check the ferry times as we missed...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

If you love bunnies then this is the place for you. Lots of free roaming bunnies everywhere which are very friendly and will approach you slowly looking for food. Set against a beautiful scenic backdrop of the green hills and the sea, it was definitely...More

Thank Angel R
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Judith H
13 August 2018|
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Response from emilysato | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We spent almost a day in Okunoshima but still wasn't able to do other activities. If you love nature and can afford to spend the day touring around the island then I guess being at the island a bit earlier that noon is... More
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neminskii
4 August 2018|
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Response from Holly H | Reviewed this property |
We stayed for about 20 hours from late afternoon till noon the next day. If you like feeding friendly bunnies and walking through woods on a lovely island it is well worth staying overnight at the hotel there. My 26 year old... More
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cpcog
4 June 2018|
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Response from Designatedroamer | Reviewed this property |
Yes there was a parking lot near the Tadanoumi port where the ferry for the island departs from
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