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Scenic Bridges in India For a Romantic Outing

By: Akshatha Vinayak

Bridges are the best connectors of one place to another. They're also a sign of technology and development. With so many water bodies, it is only obvious that there are many bridges in India.

Some of these bridges are also one among the longest bridges in the world. Plan a travel to any of this amazing bridges in February for a romantic escapade.

A tour around some places of India will take you to these fantastic bridges. Some of them can even be your Valentines Day destinations.

Pamban Bridge in Rameshwaram, Bandra-Worli Sea Link in Mumbai and Howrah Bridge in Kolkata are some of the famous bridges of India.

Howrah Bridge

Howrah Bridge

We would've seen Howrah Bridge in many Bollywood films and TV serials! Yes, it is one of the famous attractions built over the Hoogly River in West Bengal.

Howrah Bridge connects the cities of Howrah and Kolkata. It is the 6th longest cantilever bridge in the world.

Photo Courtesy: Sourav Sen

Pamban Bridge

Pamban Bridge

The famous Pamban Bridge was the first sea bridge in India. Connecting Rameshwaram to India's mainland, this bridge is a picturesque one in India.

Pamban Bridge is one of the best destinations for photography tours in India.

Photo Courtesy: Sajimarkose

Mahatma Gandhi Setu

Mahatma Gandhi Setu

Mahatma Gandhi Setu is built across river Ganga, it connects Patna and Bihar. It is one of the well structured and longest bridges in world.

Photo Courtesy: Aksveer

Bandra - Worli Sea Link

Bandra - Worli Sea Link

Bandra - Worli Sea Link is the longest sea bridges in India. The bridge is constructed over Mahim Bay which connects the two major hubs of Mumbai.

Photo Courtesy: Kashif Pathan

Lakshman Jhula

Lakshman Jhula

Lakshman Jhula is a major tourist attraction in Rishikesh. This iron suspension bridge is built across the river Ganga.

There is also another bridge near to this bridge called Ram Jhula. Both are important as it helps people to cross the vast river easily.

Photo Courtesy: meg and rahul

Godavari Arch Bridge

Godavari Arch Bridge

The Arch Bridge is built across Godavari River in Rajahmundry in Andhra Pradesh. It is a rail bridge and the spans around 3km.

Photo Courtesy: Hariya1234

Napier Bridge

Napier Bridge

Napier Bridges is one the oldest bridges in Chennai. It connects Fort St.George to Marina Beach.

Napier Bridge is built across Coovum river.

Photo Courtesy: Ashokarsh

Vidhyasagar Setu

Vidhyasagar Setu

Vidhyasagar Setu is the second bridge across Hoogly River. It is the longest cable-stayed bridge in India.

Vidhyasagar Bridge is not as popular as Howrah Bridge but it is one of the prime locations in Kolkata.

Photo Courtesy: V3mpyrik

Godavari Bridge

Godavari Bridge

Godavari Bridge is the one of the 3 bridges across Godavari River in Rajahmundry.

It is older than the Arch Bridge and the second longest road and rail bridge in Asia.

Photo Couurtesy: Rishabhchandan

Kolia Bhomora Setu

Kolia Bhomora Setu

Kolia Bhomora Setu is constructed across Brahmaputra river in Assam.

It is located near Tezpur and is one of the major bridges in North-East India.

Photo Courtesy: Kangkan Hazarika

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