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Kanmon Tunnel for Humans, Shimonoseki
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Dare to take a walk through Kanmon Tunnel for Humans, located under the Kanmon Straits. Constructed in 1958, the pedestrian tunnel connects the two islands of Kyushu and Honshu. Because it connects two prefectures, a white line divides the walking path in two--each reserved for a specific direction. While you don't have much in the way of sightseeing in this tunnel, the interior still bears its original 1950s design. Use the tunnel as a way of making your trip between the islands shorter, or as a jogging and cycling path. Add Kanmon Tunnel for Humans and other attractions to your Shimonoseki trip itinerary using our Shimonoseki trip builder.
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  • I went to Fukuoka Prefecture from Yamaguchi Prefecture. Have you decided at the border and along the way? The photo shoot. See also has been running local residents.
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  • And tourist spots of a hiding place. Down in the elevator, across the kanmon Strait, can go to the other side. There will be people who walk in the mornings and evenings.
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  • Rent a bicycle from Shimonoseki and mojiko retro head used. Bicycle and motorcycle is ¥ 20 per one way. Space elevator can rest underground. Mark the route progresses and between Kyushu and Honshu. Think I'm walking into the sea and was excited.
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