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2307 Sannai | Nikko Futarasann Shrine, Nikko 321-1431, Tochigi Prefecture
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A sacred ancient bridge serves as an entrance to a World Heritage Site

This exquisite bridge is a symbol of crossing to the sacred site of gods that reside in the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jo M
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Historically relevant bridge with beautiful backdrop

You wont have to go out of your way to see the bridge. There are a couple of soba restaurants... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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2307 Sannai | Nikko Futarasann Shrine, Nikko 321-1431, Tochigi Prefecture
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2307 Sannai | Nikko Futarasann Shrine, Nikko 321-1431, Tochigi Prefecture
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This exquisite bridge is a symbol of crossing to the sacred site of gods that reside in the abundant nature of the National Park, Shrines and Temples of Nikko. The best part is the crystal blue water underneath gushing through the crevasses between prehistoric rocks....More

Thank Jo M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

You wont have to go out of your way to see the bridge. There are a couple of soba restaurants nearby one claiming to be over a century old.

Thank geekay555
Reviewed 1 week ago

At first glance, the bridge is not that impressive as it's tucked away to the side as you cross the main road bridge to the Toshu-gu shrine. But spend a moment or two looking at it's classic lines, and appreciate that it was originally built...More

Thank Viking_in_Oz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This short bridge was rebuilt after it was washed away about 100 years ago. You pay about 300 yen to walk over it.

Thank Lorne29
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very close to stop 7 in the 500 yen hop on/hop off bus you can see this beautiful spot. This is a great place to take a photo (and many tourists were asking us to take one) as it was snowing and it looked like...More

Thank Alejandro_B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice traditional bridge and view with river cascading down. If you want to cross the bridge need to pay. Visit on 2 Jan 18, most of the restaurants were closed during the new year time.

Thank jenlim2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The red Shinkyo bridge is considered as the landmark of Nikko . It's really a spot very picturesque , specially in Autumn, when plants colors change , and you can get better pictures looking across at it. When I was there Three weeks ago was...More

Thank Francesca-cg13
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

The entrance to the bridge is chain-locked. The bridge is not as nice as you seen in picture. Quite a disappointment .

Thank EDWIN N
Reviewed 16 December 2017

The red Shinkyo bridge at the junction of main roads to the train station is considered as the landmark of Nikko. The beautiful bridge of over 100 years of age cross-over the running river below formed a picturesque framework for photo-taking. If there was no...More

Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Beautiful red bridge from the Japanese era of more than 100 years ago. Very popular visit in Nikko. You can see many visitors taking pictures of the bridge. Located opposite to the entrance of the Nikko National Park.

Thank EMILE D
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