Kawachi Reservoir

Sarakura, Kawachi-Higashida area History and historic sites / Nature / Scenic spots / See / Play

An artificial lake where you can enjoy beautiful scenery every season.

It is built by Kawachi Dam, built upstream of the Itabitsu River, and designated as Kitakyushu National Monument.

The “Minamikawachi Bridge” over the pond is the only existing steel bridge in Japan, built in an architectural style called Lenticular Truss.

The technology was highly appreciated, and in 2006 it was designated as a national important cultural property (building).

Street address1-Chome Kawachi, Yahatahigashi-ku, Kitakyushu City
accessShort walk from Enteimae bus stop (Nishitetsu Bus)



Gourmet around

Surrounding Gourmet


Nearby Attractions
  • Special area for viewing Imperial Steel Works, Japan First Head Office

  • Sarakurayama

  • (日本語) 高炉台公園

  • Kitakyushu Museum of Natural History & Human History