We here are bringing you the best of Indian bridges that one must cross once in a lifetime:

Pontoon Bridge

As the name suggests, Pontoon bridge floats on water. It is supported by boats or barges. These bridges are mostly found in rural areas.

Pamban Bridge

Famous as India's cantilever bridge – Pamban Bridge – is built on the Palk Strait. It connects Rameswaram town in Tamil Nadu on Pamban Island to mainland India. It is the second longest sea bridge in the country after Bandra-Worli sea link.

Howrah Bridge, Kolkata

Also known as Rabindra Setu, Howrah Bridge is made over the Hoogly River, Kolkata. This bridge that connects Kolkata and Howrah is the largest cantilever bridge in India.


Bandra Worli Sea Link, Mumbai

The 2.3-km Bandra Worli Sea Link, also known as the Rajiv Gandhi Sea Link, is the longest bridge in India. This cable-stayed bridge is stretched over Mumbai's western coast.

Coronation Bridge,  Darjeeling

The Coronation Bridge connects Darjeeling and Jalpaiguri over the Teesta River. It is also known as the Sevoke Bridge.

Vidyasagar Setu, Kolkata

Far-famed as the second Hoogly Bridge, Vidyasagar Setu is a toll-bridge over the Hoogly River in West Bengal. This cable-stayed bridge links the cities of Kolkata and Howrah.

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