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Address: 2307 Sannai | Nikko Futarasann Shrine, Nikko 321-1431 , Tochigi Prefecture
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Sacred Bridge

The bright red bridge is a worthwhile stopover for those visiting Nikko. As an iconic structure, this sacred bridge looks stunning against the background of the river, the trees... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Simplysiri S
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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The bright red bridge is a worthwhile stopover for those visiting Nikko. As an iconic structure, this sacred bridge looks stunning against the background of the river, the trees and the hills. If you want to take a walk across the bridge, there's an entrance fee you have to pay. But if you are not that serious, you can just... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here during winter time. I guess due to the minimum water flowing in the river, the scenery gets less impressive. But the shape and design of the bridge are still beautiful, though. I believe during autumn time along with the falling leaves, the scenery would be much more beautiful. To enjoy viewing the bridge you don't have to pay... More 

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Thank Chandra M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This red beautiful bridge welcomes you in the temple area (just few meters before) but I recommend you not to pay just to walk on it, you can make very good pictures for free in the distance.

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Thank Romangirl79
Tokyo, Japan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful. The setting, the river,: it is beautiful beyond words. Its bang outside the Nikko Kanaya hotel!

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Thank Pavneet K
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a bridge .....during winter months without summer/autumn leaves behind it looks far less impressive.

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Thank Stu_L0nd0n
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The bridge in itself is very beautiful, but you need to be careful not to buy a ticket to go on the temple which will cost you a lot to unless you're a passionate.

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Thank Ulysse H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

More than 500 years old bridge...quite interesting how it stands till today. Picture just before sunset is quite nice

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Thank May L
Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Reached the bridge after the operating hour so no access onto the bridge. In fact it is better as the pictures captured an empty bridge without visitors. Place is easily accessible and there are restaurants nearby it.

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Thank pmetsg
Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 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 2 December 2016 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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