Magnificent Bridges of India

02/ APRIL  /2023

Bandra-Worli Sea Link, Mumbai 

The bridge that links Mumbai's suburbs to South Mumbai is an eight-lane cable-stayed bridge. This majestic architecture which overlooks Mahim Bay's stunning blue waters looks breathtaking.

Howrah Bridge, Kolkata 

The Hooghly River, created in 1943. connects Howrah and Kolkata. The bridge took six years to build and come alive in the nighttime when it's lit up.

Coronation Bridge, Darjeeling 

Coronation Bridge is a beautiful bridge surrounded by lush green forests. The pink colour of the bridge makes it stand apart from its surroundings.

New Naini Yamuna Bridge, Prayagraj, UP 

The New Yamuna Bridge, a cable-stayed bridge in Prayagraj is 6 kilometres from Allahabad Railway Station. One of Allahabad's picturesque tourist destinations is also known as the Naini Bridge.

Dola Sadiya Bridge 

Dhola- Sadiya Bridge is the longest river bridge in India that connects the states of Assam and Arunachal Pradesh.

Vidyasagar Setu, Kolkata 

One of India's longest  cable-stayed bridges is the Vidyasagar Setu. It has six lanes and is worth seeing at night when it is illuminated.

Vembanad Rail Bridge, Kerala 

The Vembanad Rail Bridge was constructed to transport cargo from the small islands off Kerala's coast. It is constructed over Vembanad Lake. a well-known tourist destination with beautiful backwaters and a scenic backdrop.

Chicham Bridge, Spiti Valley, Himachal  

The bridge, which joins the towns of Chicham and Kibber, is at an astounding height of 13596 feet. It was built for an astounding amount of Rs 485.50 lakhs.

Bogibeel Bridge, Assam 

The second-longest bridge over the enormous Brahmaputra River is the Bogibeel Bridge. In the North-Eastern State of Assam. it is the longest road/railway bridge.

Har ki Pauri Ganga Bridge, Haridwar 

Har Ki Pauri ghat popularly hosts evening Ganga ghats aarti. Worshipers from all over the country come to take blessings and pray, especially during Navratri.

Pamban Bridge,  Tamil Nadu 

It took over a decade to construct this bridge, and even after witnessing damage as it lies in a cyclone prone, it stands tall.

Chenab Rail Bridge 

Chenab Rail Bridge is the world's highest railway bridge on the river Chenab. Jammu Kashmir. The bridge built for Rs 1.400 crore (approx) was the biggest civil engineering challenge.

Golden Bridge, Gujarat 

Even today, as water from the Narmada. gushes beneath the steel bridge, it is a sight to behold and a significant part of  Gujarat's history.