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Kanmonkyo bridge

 

Kanmonkyo Bridge is the suspended bridge crossing the Kanmon Straits,

a stretch of water separating two of Japan’s four main islands.
On the Honshu side of the bridge is Shimonoseki and on the Kyushu side

is Kitakyushu-city.
The Kanmon-kyo bridge was opened to vehicles in 1973 and 
connected the Kyushu Expressway in 1984.
It is the 34th largest suspension bridge in the world with a central 
span of 712 meters.


 

Kanmon Strait

The Kanmon Straits, separating Honshu and Kyushu, is a very 
busy waterway with as many as 700 small and large ships a 
day passing through it.There are a total of seven ways to cross 
the straits such as the 1,068-meter-lomg  “Kanmonkyo Bridge”,
the “Shin-Kanmon Tunnel” , the “Kanmon Pedestrian Tunnel”, 
to cross on foot, the “ferries”, and the like.  more

 

 

Konamon Pedstrian tunnel

Only the place in the world !   You can cross the strait on foot.
The Kanmon Strait, separating Honshu and Kyushu, is a very 
beautiful and busy waterway with as many as 700 small and 
large ships a day passing through it.
more

 

 

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