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Kappa Bashi, Matsumoto

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Walk across the wooden suspension bridge of Kappa Bashi for spectacular scenery of mountain peaks and the rushing river below. In the heart of Kamikochi valley, the bridge also offers access to hiking trails that wind through the untouched forested scenery. Enjoy a vista of the magnificent Hotaka mountains from the 36 m (118 ft) long and 3 m (10 ft) wide bridge. Information and visitor centers are onsite, and a three-story cafeteria serves up refreshments in the tourist center. To visit Kappa Bashi and other attractions in Matsumoto, use our Matsumoto day trip planning tool.
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  • Great place with a nice view! We really had a nice time, even though we walked many km. I will totally come again in the future, if i have the chance. 
    Great place with a nice view! We really had a nice time, even though we walked many km. I will totally come again in the future, if i have the chance.  more »
  • This bridge is the "city center" of peaceful and tranquilat Kamikochi. 5mins walk from the bus terminal, several hotels along with restaurants, shops and snack counters are located at each side of... 
    This bridge is the "city center" of peaceful and tranquilat Kamikochi. 5mins walk from the bus terminal, several hotels along with restaurants, shops and snack counters are located at each side of...  more »
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  • Definitely lives up to the hype. The surrounding scenery is breathtaking and you could lose track of time appreciating it. The bridge itself fits right in and amplifies the beauty of everything around it. A must-see for sure.
  • Amazing place!! The best place to camping, trekking, hiking or picnic. Went on 5 November 2021 by direct route night bus from Osaka 21:30, arrivals 05:30 At Kamikōchi terminal bus. the best visit autumn season until 15 November.

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