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Address: Naruto, Tokushima Prefecture
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beautiful

it is massive and beautiful. If we could see the whirpools that day under the bridge, it would be more memorable.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
JaniceAuYeung
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Hong Kong, China
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Lyon, France
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4 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

So I checked on the news what time the whirlpool will be best. I went there at this exact time (9am40). I payed for parking (scooter 200y). I payed for entrance (adult:540y) I went inside with hords of tourists and guess what ? nothing NOTHING, absulutely NOTHING. Just some bubbles. I spent time searching for any whirlpool but couldn't find... More 

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Thank Alexandre A
Nagano, Japan
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531 reviews
163 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a beautiful bridge !! Stunning view from above Have to be luck with the weather, if you want to see the wonders and the power of the sea below. But great view anyway.

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Hong Kong, China
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110 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it is massive and beautiful. If we could see the whirpools that day under the bridge, it would be more memorable.

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Thank JaniceAuYeung
Hong Kong, China
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed January 30, 2017 via mobile

Our family of 6 with age ranging from 7 to 78 enjoyed the walk to and on the Onaruto Bridge very much. The parking was about 10 min walk to the bridge itself and once you get on the bridge it's about 30 mins walk to the far end of the bridge to see the whirlpool and back. We didn't... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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66 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed December 25, 2016

I did not know something like this existed before I planned the route for my road trip in Japan. The whirlpools were amazing to watch. But you have to check the tide table before the day of your visit to ensure you arrive around the best time for viewing. Give yourself extra 20 minutes for the long walk from the... More 

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Thank Ruckdee
Newcastle, Australia
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191 reviews
79 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed October 13, 2016

The walk along this bridge to see the Naruto whirlpools, is really amazing. The engineering of the bridge is phenomenal and the walk is quite fascinating. It is well worth a visit. If you can time it, the best viewing is at high tide.

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1 Thank suem030
Canberra, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

Something to look at while drive by. Great katsu pork curry. Absolutely delicious. Use the ticket machine to purchase food

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 257 helpful votes
Reviewed August 23, 2016

My friend advises me that this is a very popular tourist destination with Japanese but sadly not many actually get here, well I did and I think more should go as it is truly spectacular. The whirlpools are terrific and are caused by two seas coming together, to see this standing on the glass platform is great, a few people... More 

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1 Thank Mark A
Takamatsu, Japan
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107 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed July 11, 2016

The Onaruto Bridge is a beautiful white bridge spanning the Inland Sea. Though most locals use it to cross to the island of Awa rather than stopping to visit, it still has gorgeous views from its span. If you take time to go to the museum underneath, you have a breathtaking view through glass windows to the whirlpools below. From... More 

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1 Thank Lara N
Muira-gun Kanagawa-ken
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65 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

Enhanced by a magnificent bridge that provides unique vertical views of the pools For those who want to getup close and personal take a boat

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