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A perfect end to a lengthy trek!

Having walked from Mojiko Station, crossing the Kanmon Straits via the pedestrian tunnel underneath... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
Peter320318
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Ulsan, South Korea
a paramount view of Shimonoseki!

We alighted at Shimonseki station and it is a short 10 mins walk, conspicuous as this is a tall... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
Camper803123
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Singapore
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

Having walked from Mojiko Station, crossing the Kanmon Straits via the pedestrian tunnel underneath and continuing walking almost all the way to Shimonoseki Station, it was a fitting to review the extent of my lengthy trek from atop the Kaikyo Yume Tower. Despite barely losing...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

This is well worth a visit and great value at just 300 Yen with the tourist discount, don’t forget to take your passport. The lift goes up to the 29th and 28th floors and gives a fabulous 360 degree panorama view over the city. The...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

We alighted at Shimonseki station and it is a short 10 mins walk, conspicuous as this is a tall building. Up at the 30th floor, one gets a fantastic introduction to Shimonoseki and surroundings. Great view of the Kanmon strait area. Tourists get a 50%...More

1  Thank Camper803123
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Fantastic view of the bridge. Did not know Kyushu and Honshu are so near to each other until I was up there.

Thank weeteck1973
Reviewed 30 October 2017

It opened at 9:30 a.m. and up at the 30th floor, I got a fantastic introduction to Shimonoseki and surroundings. Great view of the Kanmon strait area. Seniors over 65-years, upon showing proof of age get a 50% discount, paying 300-yen vs 600-yen.

1  Thank DYA717
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Make sure to go on a day when it is not cloudy. When I was there the view was spectacular and I could see as far as my eyes would let me. The elevator up is nice, it is glass so you can see how...More

2  Thank SLynnS01
Reviewed 21 November 2015

The view from this tower really helps you understand the geography of this region where Honshu and Kyushu almost meet. I enjoyed going up in the late afternoon and getting a good look in the daytime and then just sitting and waiting as it got...More

3  Thank Oliver1646
Reviewed 29 October 2015

If you can show your passport / ID to prove that you are not a Japanese citizen, you can obtain a discounted ticket costing JPY 300 yen. The tower is located beside the Convention Centre in Shimonoseki. Access to the 152 metre tall tower is...More

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