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Kappa Bashi

Matsumoto, Nagano Prefecture
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Bridge is nothing special, but great walks in the area

The bridge is nothing special in it self although you get a very pretty background with the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Annemette Ø
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Great view

Scenery on the bridge is spectacular. That’s why Kappa bridge is the signature spot of kamikochi... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Oland T
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The bridge is nothing special in it self although you get a very pretty background with the mountains. Spend your time walking up and down the river for some great walks, fresh air and beautiful nature. Kamikochi is definitely a great one day trip from...More

Thank Annemette Ø
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Scenery on the bridge is spectacular. That’s why Kappa bridge is the signature spot of kamikochi. Must selfie on the bridge with mountain/ river background.

Thank Oland T
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

We were rather unlucky when we arrived Kamikochi because of the typhoon attack to Japan covering this part of the National Park. There were not much visitors around because of the windy surrounding and some parts of the Park had been closed for visitors to...More

Thank YTCHENG
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This bridge is part of Kamikochi National Park. It’s worth spending as many hours as you can spare walking round this Park. The ponds, bridges and mountains are glorious and an added bonus is seeing the wild monkeys up close in their natural environments

Thank Milner1424
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

Kappa bridge is the starting point for a nice walk in nature. 3.5 KM to Myojin bridge on one side of the river and another 3.5 KM back on the other side with a nice short visit to Myojin pond. The trail is well organised....More

Thank hemish1
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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

We visited this touristy bridge in Kamigochi national park in Fall. The crowd of tourists flocked on the bridge, so please go early in the morning to get best picture with checking weather in advance for sunshine. Nearby is hotel/resthouse and souvenirs, and snacks' shops.

Thank jajavalB
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

Did the usual touristy thing and got photos and selfies on and near the bridge. A nice spot to sit and relax or walk around. The water running underneath it was quite amazing, absolutely crystal clear from the melting snow up in the mountains.

Thank NPR1973
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

IT is just a bridge in a picturesque village that is the setting off point for Alpine walking. I'm afraid it isn't spectacular in any way, although it is useful for crossing the river!

Thank AnanB
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

Once you walk the 300 meters from the bus terminal (take the "river" not the "forest" path), you will arrive at the main juncture of the valley. Most tourist lodges are within a few meters and on both sides of the bridge. There is a...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2016

Must-go bridge. It is a busy bridge that many people walk back and forth & take photos. The surroundings are very nice - blue and clear river + mountain view.

Thank mwfwinnie
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Jeremy G
14 March 2017|
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Response from jajavalB | Reviewed this property |
You can drive to park at the spot provided for boarding bus to the visitor center in Kamigochi. It's the nearest point to go to Nippon bashi.
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