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Demerara Harbour Bridge, Georgetown

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Take a drive across the engineering phenomenon that is Demerara Harbour Bridge. This structure stretches 1.8 km (1.15 mi) across the Demerara River and is one of the longest floating bridges in the world. The bridge has a 7.9 m (26 ft) vertical clearance for smaller watercraft and two retracting spans creating a 77.4 m (254 ft) horizontal clearance for larger vessels. To visit Demerara Harbour Bridge and get the most from your holiday in Georgetown, create itinerary details personal to you using our Georgetown travel itinerary planner.
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  • The bridge is exactly 1.25 miles (2.01 km) long and has 61 spans.It was commissioned on 2 July 1978. The bridge crosses the Demerara River 4 miles (6.4 km) south of the Guyanese capital Georgetown, fr...  more »
  • Sometimes you have to cross the Demerara harbour bridge to come out on the West Coast and visit other places, but the bridge is nothing special to look at.
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  • Travelling across this bridge is interesting and will definitely have you looking up its details...worth the trip.  more »