This memorial marks the spot where the decisive clash between the Minamoto and Taira clans took place in 1185. Here, Taira no Tokiko...
Ropeway to Hino-yama Lookout
About 5km northeast of Shimonoseki Station, there are superb views over the Kanmon Straits from the top of 268m-high Hino-yama. To get...
Kaiten Karato Ichiba Sushi
This conveyor-belt sushi restaurant on the 2nd floor, right above the fish market, is a great place to get your hands on the freshest...
Kanmon Tunnel information
Lonely Planet review
This is where you come to get that picture of yourself with one foot in Honshū and the other in Kyūshū. For the 780m submarine walk to Kyūshū, head down to the tunnel via the lifts by the Mimosusōgawa bus stop.