Bridge World for Akashi-Kaikyo Bridge

The Akashi-Kaikyo Bridge is one of the longest suspension bridges in the world, spanning nearly 4,000 meters between the city of Kobe and Awaji Island. Learn about the construction, history, and hidden technology that keeps the bridge stable during a tour led by a knowledgeable guide who was involved in the construction of the bridge. Participants can visit the main tower, about 300 meters above sea level, taking routes not usually open to the public.

Basic Infomation

  • Address
    Akashi Kaikyo Bridge
    1873-1 Iwaya, Awaji-shi, Hyogo
  • Hours
    Tours are held twice a day at 9:45 and 13:20
    *Reception starts 15 minutes before the tour commences
  • Closed
    Monday to Wednesday (excluding public holidays)
  • Event Period
    April to November
  • Admission
    Weekdays: 5,000 yen
    Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays: 6,000 yen

    Middle school students:
    Weekdays: 2,500 yen
    Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays: 3,000 yen
  • Time Required
    Approximately 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Meeting Place
    Akashi Kaikyo Bridge (Awaji Island side anchorage)
  • Experience Location
    Akashi Kaikyo Bridge

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