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Oku-Iya Double Vine Bridge

It is said that the Heike Clan built this bridge to access the riding grounds of Heike. There are two bridges, the Man Bridge and the Woman Bridge, together called the Wedded Bridge. Beside the Woman Bridge, you can experience riding a human-powered lift, yaen, and cross the valley by hauling on a rope.


Hours April-June 8:00~17:00
July-September 7:30~18:00
October-November 8:00~17:00
Closed Dec. – Mar.
Fee adult:550YEN
Access Take the Shikoku Kotsu Bus "Kubo-iki (for Kubo)" at JR Awa-Ikeda Sta. Change to city bus (approx. 2 hrs 30 mins). Get off at the bus stop "Kazurabashi" then walk for 1 minute.
Address Nagoro, Higashiiya, Miyoshi-shi



Tel 0883-88-2893

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