The Rainbow Bridge is a suspension bridge
connecting the artificial island Odaiba
, a business and entertainment district, with the city of Tokyo
. It carries the Yurikamome
rail line as well as road traffic and even a pedestrian walkway. The bridge was completed in August 1993 by Kawasaki Heavy Industries
and spans 570 meters between its main pylon
s, which are 125.6 and 124 meters high.
The bridge is floodlit colorfully at night while during the day, the 30 minute walk across offers a unique view of Tokyo's seaside.