Visit Gunkanjima Island (Battleship Island) in Nagasaki
In this tour, you will have a chance to visit Gunkanjima island, the battleship island by cruising from Nagasaki city.
Gunkan-Jima: A World Heritage Site that Supported Japan's Modernization
In Nagasaki Prefecture, eight industrial heritage sites, including Battleship Island (Hashima Island Coal Mine), are registered as components of the World Heritage Site "Industrial Revolutionary Heritage of Meiji Japan: Iron and Steel Manufacturing, Shipbuilding, and Coal Industry. Nagasaki, which was a pioneer of Japan's modernization, is dotted with other modernization heritage sites, and there are a variety of heritage tours and guided tours available.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Hashima Island, Nagasaki Nagasaki Prefecture
Gunkanjima (軍艦島) is a small island located about 20 kilometers from Nagasaki Port. Until 1974, the island served as a coal mine, and more than 5000 residents called the 480 meter long, 150 meter wide island home, resulting in the highest population density in history recorded worldwide.
Duration: 3 hoursStop At:
Gunkanjima Digital Museum, 5-6 Matsugaemachi, Nagasaki 850-0921 Nagasaki Prefecture
You can learn about the Gunkanjima at this recently renovated digital museum!
Duration: 30 minutes
"Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"There is a possibility that you cannot land to the island due to the condition of the ocean. In that case, we will offer you a gift as an alternative."
"Near public transportation"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Gunkanjima Museum entrance fee will be offered."
"Umbrellas (both rain and shine) are not allowed on the boat. Raincoats can be purchased at the reception and on board for 200 yen, but please bring your own if you can prepare them in advance. We also do not allow parasols, so please wear a hat, sunscreen, and other measures to protect yourself from the heat. Heels are not allowed, and only flat shoes are allowed ashore."
"Wave Height: As in the past, you will not be allowed to go ashore if the wave height exceeds the regulations."
"Present the pledge to board the ship with your signature, and pay additional 310 yen per adult, 150 yen for Youth and Children for Nagasaki City for embarking on the island."
"Visit the Gunkanjima Museum for about 1 hour (12-13:00) and then Boarding will start at 13:20. First come first served(seated), so get to the ship around 13PM to secure your seat."
"The museum can be visited again after disembarking from the ship. 1 re-entry only. Each person will be given a visit pass. The tour ends at 5:00 p.m., so the tour must be completed by then."
"After booking, we will send you the pledge by e-mail. It is better to come with a written pledge if you have access to a printing environment. You can also fill it out on site."
"Most travelers can participate"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 2 travelers"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
"Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons"
"We sell masks, and prohibited to get on the ship without face masks.
37.5 degrees temperature and above, or guests who do not feel well, are prohibited to get on the ship.
40-50 seats are reduced from the usual 199 seats.
On board sales are currently not available. (Raincoat, Drink, Icecream)"
Hora de Inicio:
Duración: 3 Hours
Lugar de comienzo:
Gunkanjima Digital Museum, 5-6 Matsugaemachi, Nagasaki, 850-0921, Japan
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.