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Shinkyo Bridge

Open Now: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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2307 Sannai | Nikko Futarasann Shrine, Nikko 321-1431, Tochigi Prefecture
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+81 288-54-0535
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arriving in Nikko, often the first stop as at the entrance to the shrines zone. Great view if you wait to get the bridge empty. Fun to throw a paper plane with your wish from the bridge into the river

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank demelio
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You pay 300 yen to cross the bridge. It's a beautiful bridge with an amazing backdrop. The attraction wasn't busy at all which was nice!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 676justineg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Soooo big dissapointment. The bridge is beside road full of cars. It is big traffiv there. It abzolutely does not look like on the pictures. The bridge is closed from one side and of course you have to pay if you eant to go on...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Quest02924921854
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Photo op is great. The rushing river below it and the iconic bridge allow for amazing pictures. We did not opt to walk on it for 600 yen as a couple and easily still can soak in the sites and get a few pictures. Perfect...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank drchasev
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing clear blue waters, fish are visible swimming below. It’s often highly photographed on adverts for Japan. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really wished I could walk on it. An interesting and beautiful piece of history. I was lucky to witness a wedding party walking across it. It was a nice sight.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank DSelase
Reviewed March 14, 2019 via mobile

This is a beautiful bridge that is well maintained, and is ane easy walk from downtown Nikko. It has beautiful vistas for picture taking.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 8, 2019 via mobile

I think its not a must to pay 200 yen to cross it. Its smaller than it looks. Irmts a world heritage site The best views of the bridge are not paying

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank marumiya
Reviewed March 1, 2019

This is a beautiful bridge just opposite the entrance to the world heritage site. You can't cross the bridge but you get wonderful views of the bridge and the river below.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Brian M
Reviewed February 8, 2019

I thought who cares about a silly bridge, but it is really pretty set in the canyon on our way to the temple. It didn't appear to be open to go on but looking at it was just perfect.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Alice D
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