Tourist attraction

Masutsuki Rankan Bridge

1. Masutsuki Rankan Bridge

1. Masutsuki Rankan Bridge

1. Masutsuki Rankan Bridge

The bridge was built in the middle of Edo period for the purpose of crossing canal towards saltpan. This is the only bridge existing now among 9 original bridges. The peak of the bridge is made high so the boat to transport salt and charcoal can pass under the bridge in the tide.

Location Oaza Tajima, Hofu City, Yamaguchi Prefecture
Access (1) 30 minutes by bus from JR Sanyo main line Hofu station
Website http://www.city.hofu.yamaguchi.jp/soshiki/40/
Office of Inquiry Hofu City Board of Education Education Department Cultural Assets Section Tel. No. 0835-25-2237

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