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Seto Bridge, Japan

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The only double-deck bridge of the six bridges connecting Honshu and Shikoku islands, Seto Bridge spans over 13 km (8 mi) across the Seto Sea, carrying two railway lines on its lower deck. A marvel of engineering which took a decade to complete, the bridge complex has become a major tourist attraction. You can take a pleasure boat tour from Kojima sightseeing port to admire the bridge from below, or simply hop on a train to get spectacular views from the bridge itself. It takes 20 minutes to cross the bridge by train or by car. Nearby, three suspension bridges, two oblique suspension bridges, and one truss bridge make great silhouettes, and add to the scene when illuminated after sunset. Put Seto Bridge on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Utazu-cho trip itinerary planner.
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  • The Seto Bridge is one of the three bridges leading to Shikoku Island, and the only one which trains are able to cross, so is an important access point for the island. However, it is not just a conven...  more »
  • The Great Seto Bridge or Seto Ōhashi is a double deck bridge connecting Okayama and Kagawa prefectures in Japan across some small islands in the Seto Inland Sea. It is one of the three bridges connect...  more »
  • Easy to use railway system. Beautiful views along the way. Amazing architectural skills. Safe and efficient  more »