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Punakha Suspension Bridge, Punakha

(4.4/5 based on 170+ reviews on the web)
Cross the rushing Pho Chhu river via Punakha Suspension Bridge, a long, narrow bridge that offers scenic views of the Punakha valley and surrounding mountains. Stretching more than 300 m (984 ft) in length high above the rapid river, the bridge takes almost ten minutes to cross. Enjoy the picturesque views, and snap some memorable photos of the water and valley below. Add Punakha Suspension Bridge to your Punakha travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Punakha vacation generator.
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  • Our guide told us this is the longest iron suspension bridge and it is truly an adventure to see and walk across. The entry points are either a short walk after you drive from the Dzong or on the othe...  more »
  • Namgay told us this suspension bridge is the longest in whole Bhutan and as its No 1, we didnt miss seeing it first and then crossing it after. I recommend to take caution if you are not height person...  more »
  • We did the 160 metre walk over Bhutan's longest suspension bridge without difficulty followed close by a cow and calf. Cattle are regular users of the bridge as well. Great views of the river. We chec...  more »