Kanmon Bridge, Shimonoseki

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Extending 712 m (2,336 ft) between its two towers, Kanmon Bridge symbolizes the expanses of the Kanmon Strait. Accessible via an underwater tunnel, which includes a pedestrian walkway, the boundary between the two connected prefectures of Yamaguchi and Fukuoka offers a popular photo setting. At night, the suspension bridge lights up, appearing to float above the water. Work out when and for how long to visit Kanmon Bridge and other Shimonoseki attractions using our handy Shimonoseki trip itinerary planner.
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  • August 5, 2017
    Watching the scenery from the kanmon bridge drive. There was 船gai some also stopped in the kanmon Strait, postcard-like views.
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  • August 3, 2017
    Age background left a history of numerous famous Salzburg as the Genpei War death is not seen in Japan and several tens of meters of moving ships from fast sea cliffs of grandeur will be visited once I saw you
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  • July 30, 2017
    From the close of the market, there was powerful. I take it out on the market and lunch while watching the kanmon Straits, so nice.
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