We all want to travel the world, don’t we? But, why don’t we take a look at India’s wonders first? Here is a list of some of India’s most amazing bridges.
Make sure you don’t miss them on your future trips!
- Bandra - Worli Sea Link, Mumbai
Officially called Rajiv Gandhi Sea Link, it is one of Mumbai’s landmarks, and is a treat to the eyes, during the day, as well as at night.
- Howrah Bridge, Kolkata
Passing over the Hooghly river, it is regarded as a famous symbol of Kolkata and West Bengal. India’s biggest cantilever bridge, it was renamed as Rabindra Setu, after Rabindranath Tagore.
- Pamban Bridge, Rameshwaram
You must have seen it in the Bollywood blockbuster Chennai Express! It is India’s first sea bridge, and after Bandra – Worli Sea Link, it also is the second longest sea bridge in the country.
- The Golden Bridge, Bharuch, Gujarat
It is one of the longest bridges in Gujarat, and connects Ankleshwar to Bharuch. It was built in 1881 by the British.
- Jadukata Bridge, Ranikor, Meghalaya
It has been listed as one of the most beautiful bridges in the world, and is situated in the beautiful state of Meghalaya, which is one of the seven sister states in India.
- Mahatma Gandhi Setu, Patna
Connecting Patna with Hajipur, it is one of the world’s longest river bridges and is 5.575 kilometres long.
- Vidyasagar Setu, Kolkata
Also known as the second Hooghly Bridge, it is a toll bridge that links the cities of Kolkata and Howrah. It is named after the educationist reformer Pandit Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar.
- Naini Bridge, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh
Connecting Allahabad with Naini across the Yamuna river, it is one of the largest cable-stayed bridges in India.