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Punakha Suspension Bridge, Punakha
(4.3/5 based on 150+ 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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  • This suspension bridge across the river at Punakha is the longest one in Bhutan and is, in some ways, similar to the Tachogang Lhakhang Bridge near Thimphu, the main difference being that the latter i...  more »
  • Very long suspension bridge built on top of Po chu (river). If you are visiting Punakha dzong then dont miss this. From parking you need to take good 15-20 min walk before you enter the bridge. But th...  more »
  • It's just 10minutes driving distance from Punakha Dzong and most of the tourists get heavenly feel on the bridge. The bridge is hanging with strong string above the cool river. You will feel thrill wh...  more »