The One about the Shinkyo Bridge in Nikko

The ShinkyŨ Bridge (sacred bridge) is one of the popular sights to see before entering Nikko’s shrines and temples. The bridge was constructed in 1636 but another bridge was once there in the same spot prior to the Shinkyo Bridge and is ranked in the top 3 of Japan’s finest bridges. The Shinkyo Bridge was once called Yamasugeno-jabashi and belongs to the Futarasan Shrine. The history of the bridge is […]