Bridges can be categorized in several different ways. Common categories include the type of structural elements used, by what they carry, whether they are fixed or movable, and by the materials used. Many of us are scared about crossing on the bridge, and many of us just enjoying that moments. So, we are creating top 10 most dangerous bridges around the world, that may arouse your fear.
- Trift Bridge – Switzerland
Trift Bridge is one of the most dangerous bridges and spectacular pedestrian suspension one of the Alps. It is 100 meters high and 170 meters long, and is poised above the region of the Trift Glacier. Reaching the bridge requires taking a cable car in Meiringen, followed by a gondola. Finally, a difficult 1.5-2-hour uphill hike leads to the bridge.
- Carrick-A-Rede Rope Bridge – UK
Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge is a well-known rope bridge in Northern Ireland. It spans 20 metres and is 30 meters above the rocks below. The bridge is mainly a tourist attraction and is owned and maintained by the National Trust. In 2009, it had 247,000 visitors. By 2016, that had increased to 440,000 visitors. The bridge is open all year round and people may cross it for a fee.
- Hussaini Hanging Bridge-Pakistan
The Hussaini Hanging Bridge is one of the oldest bridges in Pakistan and is definitely the terrifying one in the country. Bridge is considered one of the most dangerous bridges in the world due to its extremely incomplete nature.
- Ghasa – Nepal
Ghasa is one of the most dangerous bridges, that is located in Gus Village, Nepal. Besides the fact that this bridge has been poorly constructed, every day not only the humans but also the cattle cross it in a large number.
- Capilano Suspension Bridge-Canada
The Capilano Suspension Bridge is a simple suspension bridge crossing the Capilano River in the District of North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The current bridge is 140 meters long and 70 meters above the river. It is part of a private facility with an admission fee, and draws over 800,000 visitors a year.
This is considered one of the most dangerous bridges; this bridge is situated in Germany, built to connect two cliffs to each other, this fabulous yet dangerous bridge is constructed close to the Bavarian Alps.
- Langkawi Sky Bridge- Malaysia
Langkawi Sky Bridge is a 125-metre curved pedestrian cable-stayed bridge in Malaysia, completed in 2005. The bridge deck is located 660 meters. The Langkawi Sky Bridge can be reached by first taking the Langkawi Cable Car to the top station, where an inclined lift called SkyGlide takes visitors from the top station to the bridge. The bridge was closed in July 2012 for maintenance and upgrading.
- Aiguille du Midi – France
The Aiguille du Midi Bridge is located in France. It is narrow and has a height of about 12600 feet above the sea level. It is one of the most terrifying and dangerous one.
- Royal Gorge Bridge-USA
The bridge crosses the gorge 955 feet above the Arkansas River and held the record of highest bridge in the world from 1929 until 2001. The bridge remains the highest bridge in the United States and was among the ten highest bridges in the world until 2012.
- Monkey Bridge-Vietnam
Monkey Bridge in Vietnam is a unique bridge that usually appears in Mekong Delta to cross rivers and canals. It is difficult for those who cross through this bridge the first time and may be it is really a challenge.