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Tour Exploration

In 2024, the tour will be held from the Kobe side for the first time in about 3 years.

You can learn about the Akashi-Kaikyo Bridge in the Akashi Kaikyo BRIDGE EXHIBITION CENTER.

Firstly, an explanation of the tour is given.

Tour staff explatins of construction technologies used for the Akashi-Kaikyo Bridge.

There is no restroom available during the tour. Be sure to use the restroom in the AKashi Kaikyo BRIDGE EXHIBITION CENTER.

Depart from the Akashi Kaikyo BRIDGE EXHIBITION CENTER for the Akashi-Kaikyo Bridge.

You go downstairs to the maintenance way.

You walk on the maintenance way in the bridge girder.

The stairs are down to the maintenance way. Now it's time for a specutacular tour.

You walk along the maintenance way as close to its center as possible

You cannot help seeing the sea through grid deck of the path.

Participants of the tour can walk on the maintenance path in the bridge girder, 50m over the sea, about 1km long. All of you can look down ships navigating while aerial walking. When the tour, you are requested to watch your step and not to drop your belongings.

Let’s go up to the top of the tower!

You get on the lift.

At last, you arrive at the top.

It takes about two minutes until you get to the 98th floor. Weather permitting, you can see the view of Kansai Airport and Shodo Island as well as Osaka.

At the top of the tower, you can take pictures.
You will also receive a certificate.
(Cameras and smart phones must be worn with a neck strap.)