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Very impressive construction

At the nearby Museum we were able to enjoy their small cafe and afterwards wandered through their... read more

Reviewed November 16, 2018
Just passing by

We took this bridge after visiting great sights in Muroran. When I was traveling, the bridge was... read more

Reviewed June 28, 2017
Yumiko H
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Nov 16, 2018
“Very impressive construction”
Jul 10, 2019
“Traffic bridge”
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Reviewed July 10, 2019

We sailed very close to this traffic suspension bridge which spans 720m whilst in Muroran. They don’t allow motorbikes, bicycles or pedestrians on the bridge.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Brissy2
Reviewed June 26, 2019

To most tourists who have traveled across this bridge, would feel that it is just a regular bridge. I am sure that the construction of this bridge was a major source of pride to the locals enough that they added an exhibition hall to showcase...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Della G
Reviewed June 6, 2019

We drove across the long suspension bridge on our way from Cape Chikyu to our hotel at Lake Toya. The beautifully constructed bridge certainly caught our attention. Having said that, we wouldn't drive there specifically to see the bridge though.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank LLTan
Reviewed April 29, 2019

Hakucho (Swan) Bridge is a beautiful (and very long) bridge that crosses Muroran Bay, connecting shipping ports on either side. The suspension section of the bridge is 720 m, but the entire length is an impressive 1380 m. Opened in April, 1998, it incorporated windmills...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank CruisersRus
Reviewed November 16, 2018

At the nearby Museum we were able to enjoy their small cafe and afterwards wandered through their very informative rooms containing all sorts of information about the construction of the bridge. The upper floor has nice views of the bridge.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank UniquePerth
Reviewed July 3, 2018

We happened to see this from the road as we drove past. Yes it is a very large single span bridge but unless you are a bridge nut, no reason to go out of your way.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ianmacd44
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

We took this bridge after visiting great sights in Muroran. When I was traveling, the bridge was doing road works and need to wait for opposite traffic to go off before I can drive.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Yumiko H
Reviewed May 23, 2017

Folks, it's a bridge. It goes across the water. Have I piqued your interest? Do you really want to put this on your bucket list? Is this how you want to spend your time in Japan?

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank Doctor G
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Nothing much. Just drive on the bridge during twilight time you can capture nice shot. Let passenger take photo thru the Windows. Romantic

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank dejjie14
Reviewed November 8, 2016

Didn't stay overnight at Muroran. Purposely to drove thru the bridge to close observe it, after visited Cape Chikyu.

Date of experience: November 2016
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