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In the land of rivers, lakes, canals and Big dams how can bridges be far behind. The Indian infrastructures of bridges are making their way to international market. India has some of the best structure of flyovers, expressway ,tunnels and bridges, best bridges include Hanging Bridge, live bridges and common bridges. These bridges play a very important role to make second largest wide network of road transport in the world. The best way to enjoy beauty of city is to view it from the middle of the river, here are some most beautiful river road bridges of India.

Mahatma Gandhi Setu: A bridge over the river The Ganges “The Holiest River” is the longest river bridge in India. Gandhi Setu is 5.575KM long and is one of the longest single river bridges in the world, which connects Patna with Hajipur,Bihar.Mahatma-Gandhi-Setu Indira Gandhi Setu: Pamban Bridge is India’s first sea bridge.It is the second longest sea bridge in India, after Bandra-worli sea link. It connects the Rameshwaram Island with the mainland of India.Indira- Gandhi -Setu Rajiv Gandhi Setu: The Bandra-worli sea link is a hanging cable-stayed, 8 lanes bridge which gives a huge relief form traffic for the Mumbaikars. A new landmark of Mumbai, Bandra-worli Bridge is India’s Biggest Sea Link Bridge and India’s very own golden gate.Rajiv-Gandhi-SetuRabindra Setu: Howrah Bridge on the Hoogly River, Calcutta is the largest cantilever bridge in India. The Howrah Bridge, which connects the twin cities of Kolkata and Howrah.Rabindra Setu Vidyasagar setu: Vidyasagar Setu, popularly known as the second Hooghly Bridge. It is a cable bridge, made over Hooghly River Calcutta. Vidyasagar setu is one of the longest bridges of its type in India and one of the longest in Asia as well.Vidyasagar_SetuNarmada Bridge: Narmada Bridge is one of the longest bridge in Gujarat. It’s a balanced cantilever type bridge connecting link between Ankleshwar to Bharuch. The bridge also known as The Golden Bridge build across the holy river Narmada.Golden_bridgeNaini Bridge: The Naini Bridge over Yamuna River is another marvel in India. Naini Bridge is one of the largest cable-stayed bridges in India, which connects Allahabad with Naini across Yamuna River.Yamuna-Bridge-NainiBrahmaputra bridge: Its a Cantilever type bridge and a longest one over the Brahmaputra River in Assam. A drive over the Brahmaputra Bridge along the Assam Valley to the Kaziranga National Park is most enjoyable ride.Brahmaputra-bridge Jadukata Bridge: Jadukata Bridge is the longest span cantilever bridge in India. Jadukata Bridge, Meghalaya listed as one of the most beautiful bridges in the world.Jadukata-BridgeJawahar Setu: The jawahar setu is across the Sone River, between Dehri-on-Son and Son Nagar, in the Indian state of Bihar. The 3 Km long road bridge carries the Grand Trunk Road/ NH 2.  There is a second longest railway bridge runs parallel to the road bridge is called Nehru Setu.jawahar_setu_BiharThere are so many more big and outstanding road and rail bridges such as Vikramshila Setu,Vashi Bridge, Mahanadi Bridge, the longest rail bridge in India “Vembanad Rail Bridge” and under construction tallest bridge in the world Chenab Bridge in Kashmir.

Swami Vivekananda Bridge: This bridge is located in Ahmedabad and features a bowstring arch truss design. It is 480 meters long and 6.3 meters wide. This bridge is 120 years old and, having been featured in a few films, is truly an iconic landmark in Ahmedabad. If you want to see this bridge and experience the history for yourself, then don’t hesitate to look at your travel options online. It only takes a few minutes to reserve a nice hotel room in Ahmedabad, and it will give you a nice opportunity to see the Swami Vivekananda Bridge for yourself.

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  • roshan

    great work… This is really a good information

  • shahid

    its a good work done. But in my opinion, could have given a little more information like where is situated and whats the length of the bridge.. Ignore in cases where it is given..

  • Jytirmay Patra

    Good Information,But Update it, there is some new bridges are already made…..

  • abhishek kashyap

    wow,its amazing info for me,so wen u r uploading the pic of CHENAB bridge ?
    i want to see that also here.
    also can you segregate them in order to their height and length ??

  • jatinsonavane

    very very greatest India. we are love India and Indian who made this …………………. thanks WalkThroughIndia
    Jatin Sonavane.

  • http://gmail mukesh choudhary

    i want to see photos if chenab and also want to kniw abiut its height.

  • http://www.walkthroughindia.com admin

    I will do soon.. waiting for this biggest achievement to get constructed.

  • http://Gmail Shirish pandya

    I like ur knoweldge its very neede to those student who prepare to commision exam.

  • Shirish

    I like gk

  • aakanksha

    outstanding bridges!i liked them and the pics are so nice, i got all i wanted. Nice website to see!

    • http://www.walkthroughindia.com admin

      Hi Aakanksha Thanks. Keep Visiting.

  • hemanth sai

    its really a very gud collection and its amazing and i wonder how they constructed those huge structues

    • http://www.walkthroughindia.com admin

      Thanks Hemanth, Keep visiting.

  • Manick

    Mahatma Gandhi Setu is NOT the longest bridge anymore. The longest bridge is in Kerala now connecting Idapalli to Vallarpadam in Kochi

    • http://www.walkthroughindia.com admin

      Hello Manick, I am agree that Vembanad Rail Bridge is the longest bridge in India and second one is Nehru Setu in bihar on Sone river. Both of these bridges are railway bridges not road bridges, my listing are road bridges. Any way thanks for comment my next post will be on long railway bridges in India.

  • Manish Ahuja

    to my surprise, I just saw Narmada bridge in your discription… I stay in Bharuch, Gujarat and till date there is No such bridge constructed on Narmada river which connects vadodara and Bharuch….
    Manish.

    • http://www.walkthroughindia.com admin

      Hello Manish that bridge connect Ankleshwar to Bharuch. i have updated the things here thanks for information.

  • aswathymohan

    thanks for the information about these bridges.

  • ayush kumar

    nice i got idea about these bridges

  • vijetha

    good information

  • http://sahil999khan@rediffmail.com sahil khan

    Good idea sir ji.bridges are looooking so good, i like it.

  • The greate

    sorry but you are not able find the bridges in India. can u check once in Karnataka too

    • http://www.walkthroughindia.com admin

      Hey greate, thanks for visiting please if you can send me information that would be great.

      Thanks.

  • Saswat Rout

    India is very famous for this outstanding bridges

  • Sagarmoy Jana

    feeling very very proud to b an Indian