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Take a walk of the longest wooden bridge

This wooden bridge is the longest one. This bridge was used for historical movies and tv... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2017
Jake_Koharubiyori
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Kariya, Japan
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Inspiring!

One of the many railway bridges in the area. Get the train timetable, arm yourself with a good... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2016
bradstow2
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Ware, Hertfordshire
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6 Dec 2017
“Longest wooden footbridge in the world”
30 Apr 2017
“Take a walk of the longest wooden bridge”
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

An easy walk but not if you don't like heights! 897 metres across fast running water (in the middle section), the bridge is 2.7 metres wide and only has knee-high railings! We were with some local friends and their beautifully behaved children walked, holding hands...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Colin S
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

This wooden bridge is the longest one. This bridge was used for historical movies and tv show. Required 100yen for cost of maintenance. There are free parking lot near bridge. If there is strong wind or rain,not good for a walk. It takes 30min for...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Jake_Koharubiyori
Reviewed 7 June 2016

One of the many railway bridges in the area. Get the train timetable, arm yourself with a good camera, and shoot!! Nt just a place for railway enthusiasts (I never thought i was one, until I saw the bridges - and the great locomotives rolling...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank bradstow2
Reviewed 4 April 2013

My sister is a real tea affectionada, so we took the train to Shimada, walked to and crossed the bridge and then decided to have a look at the tea plantations. It was very impressive. We did reach the tea museum (Ocha na sato), starting...More

Date of experience: March 2013
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Reviewed 21 October 2009

This bridge used to have been more thrilling because of some of the holes in the middle parts of the bridge. No more. It has become more stable and you can cross the bridge quite safely. I feel a bit disoriented when crossing the bridge...More

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