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Traveling over the bridge several times we did not find it was really steep nor scary. It is impressive engineering, and an incline was present but certainly not overwhelming to make it one of the ten scariest bridges in the world.
From side on it doesn't look so imposing. When you are going up or down it doesn't feel that bad. But when you are at the bottom looking up, it is mind-bogglingly steep. Special provisions are made in its surface to overcome the snow and...More
This is one of those side notes you should notice while in the area. You will most likely drive over it at some point if you're in the area and it's interesting enough to pay attention to while you're approaching and driving over it.
This bridge was made famous in a TV commercial, and seemed impossibly steep. In reality it is still within normal scale.
A direct bus from Sakaiminato JR station to Matsue would go through this bridge. This bus route also takes less time than travelling by...More
OK, it is great bridge and as we visited great Yushien Garden, we also drove over it, altogether four times.
But most photoes lie, it really is not frightening and much more demanding hills you meet easily when driving some alpine roads.
Not worth driving...More
You ll probably have to buy yourselve a ticket to Japan, then rent a car (and drive on the right side). But before that think twice.. you'll be able to find a lot more beautiful places on earth to enjoy
Have a nice trip