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should look from Shimane side!

if you want to see a crazy bridge, you should look from Shimane(Matsue side), because the bridge is... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2018
Benjiao
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Sakaiminato-shi, Tottori, Japan
What am I missing ?

Traveling over the bridge several times we did not find it was really steep nor scary. It is... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
global3adventure
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Quito, Ecuador
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Oct 24, 2018
“should look from Shimane side!”
Aug 26, 2018
“What am I missing ?”
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

if you want to see a crazy bridge, you should look from Shimane(Matsue side), because the bridge is curves in Tottori(Sakaiminato) side.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Benjiao
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Traveling over the bridge several times we did not find it was really steep nor scary. It is impressive engineering, and an incline was present but certainly not overwhelming to make it one of the ten scariest bridges in the world. Disappointed.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank global3adventure
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

But not like the pictures or at least mine did not turn out like the real scary ones . Overall it's worth visiting for a picture but don't get too excited.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 8 July 2018

special angle in particular view. hard to find photo taking print but short staying here and take some picture that is good enough.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank iamface
Reviewed 5 April 2018

We took a taxi from the Yuushien Garden to the cruise ship terminal and the taxi driver took us across this bridge. On the approach, you see a steep, hilly ascend that looks like you should be driving a 4-wheel drive jeep to reach the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank chanyu1
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Nothing much except for a photo shot. It is really not that steep and also not scary. The incline is bearable:

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

From side on it doesn't look so imposing. When you are going up or down it doesn't feel that bad. But when you are at the bottom looking up, it is mind-bogglingly steep. Special provisions are made in its surface to overcome the snow and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Wanderering1
Reviewed 29 June 2017

This is one of those side notes you should notice while in the area. You will most likely drive over it at some point if you're in the area and it's interesting enough to pay attention to while you're approaching and driving over it.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Voodew
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This bridge was made famous in a TV commercial, and seemed impossibly steep. In reality it is still within normal scale. A direct bus from Sakaiminato JR station to Matsue would go through this bridge. This bus route also takes less time than travelling by...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Ronald K
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

It didn't look anything like the photo on a leaflet. I want to know where the photo was taken & what kind of lens was used. Not photoshopped, was it?

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank 979midiy
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louis899
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You ll probably have to buy yourselve a ticket to Japan, then rent a car (and drive on the right side). But before that think twice.. you'll be able to find a lot more beautiful places on earth to enjoy Have a nice trip
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