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Horaibashi Bridge

Minamicho, Shimada 428-0024, Shizuoka Prefecture
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Longest wooden footbridge in the world

An easy walk but not if you don't like heights! 897 metres across fast running water (in the middle... read more

Reviewed December 7, 2017
Colin S
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Rockhampton, Australia
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 April 30, 2017
Jake_Koharubiyori
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  • Average19%
  • Poor1%
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Dec 6, 2017
“Longest wooden footbridge in the world”
Apr 30, 2017
“Take a walk of the longest wooden bridge”
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Minamicho, Shimada 428-0024, Shizuoka Prefecture
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Reviewed 7 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

Thank Colin S
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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

Thank Jake_Koharubiyori
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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

Thank bradstow2
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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

1  Thank sinjoorAntwerp
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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

2  Thank Taigaa
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