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Address: 2307 Sannai | Nikko Futarasann Shrine, Nikko 321-1431 , Tochigi Prefecture
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Bridge looks Ordinary but Backdrop makes Pretty Picture

The red bridge looks fairly normal and ordinary. However, if you stand at the right location - flowing water below with hills and cloud as background, it makes a beautiful photo... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
SherrieChew
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Singapore, Singapore
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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The red bridge looks fairly normal and ordinary. However, if you stand at the right location - flowing water below with hills and cloud as background, it makes a beautiful photo. There are two posters of this bridge near a booth before you reach the bridge - one with autumn red leaves and one winter snow. Both looks alluring.

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Thank SherrieChew
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I don't know why people make a fuss out of this bridge. It is a nice one and there is beautiful clear water running underneath and that's about it. When you are heading to the world heritage shrine which literally in front of the bridge, take one or two pictures near this bridge

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Thank Psychoneuro
Benbecula Island, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I certainly would not pay the price to walk across the bridge but it was ok to view it from the road bridge. I wouldn't say it is a must but it is pretty

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Thank CHrisCooper
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Traditional Japanese bridge at the end of the town of Nikko and near a very busy junction. When we saw it there were nice trees with fall leaves against the background and the river under it. Very close to it there is the access to the shrines.

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Thank travelsafer
London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a nice Classical Japanese bridge and you can take good pictures of it, the water is amazingly clear and fresh, don't pay the fee to go next to it as it's not worth it as you cAn take pictures from the new bridge right in front of it

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the access to the temple area and in the late afternoon and evening it comes up a treat in photo's

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Hat Yai, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shinkyo bridge is not far away from Tobu nikko station. you can walk in 15 min to visited this place. in the autumn the trees around the bridge change colour, so it is very beutiful should visit and take some photos.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As one goes on the shuttle bus this is the first place that can be seen . Can also be walked from the station . The Bridge is possibly only for photo enthusiasts as it gives imperial Japan look and is popular with the tourist for the photo opportunity it beholds . However it is locked in the evening hence... More 

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Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very photogenic depending on where the sun is, you can't miss this as you head towards the Niiko national park and main temple areas. It's definitly a photo for the album. You do have to pay 300 yen if you wan tot walk on this old wooden bridge but most of us were just happy to take the photo and... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

You go, you look at the bridge, and then they charge you a small fortune to cross the bridge. We didn't want to pay that much to simply stand on a bridge with a ton of other tourists. Nice bridge to look at but didn't seem like anything special.

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