Tourist attraction

Kintaikyo Bridge

1. Kintaikyo Bridge

Built by the 4th head of Iwakuni domain, Kikkawa Hiroyoshi. The bridge now existing is the fourth rebuilt one.

A wooden bridge across Nishiki stream with five arched design. 193.3m in length and 5m in width.

The wooden pieces support each other to hold the bridge. Makigane and clamps are used.

Location Iwakuni 1chome, Iwakuni City, Yamaguchi Prefecture
Access (1) 7 minutes by car from Sanyo Expressway Iwakuni IC
(2) 20 minutes by bus from JR Sanyo main line Iwakuni station
Office of Inquiry Iwakuni City Sightseeing Promotion Section Tel. No. 0827-29-5116
  • 2. Kintaikyo Bridge
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