Kashiwazaki Whale Underpass


Kujiranami, Kashiwazaki, Niigata 945-0855
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About this sight

Constructed in 1986, the Kashiwazaki Whale Underpass passes under Highway 8 in order to allow pedestrians to cross it. Possibly the coolest underpass we've ever seen, the whale even has a jet of water shoot from its blowhole at regular intervals. Even if only for the novelty and photo opportunity aspects alone, the Kashiwazaki Whale Underpass is definitely worth a visit!