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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 on a schedule for when it is up to let boats pass... that schedule varies every day... so if you don't check bridge watch before you go, you could be stuck in traffic waiting for it to c...  more »
  • They called this a floating bridge, which I did not quite understand at first, but I realized that some parts actually floated when the tide was high. The bridge is about 1 mile long and it makes a lo...  more »
  • We were liming very late in Guyana and randomly passed over the bridge with some new friends in a taxi at 2am in the morning, lol! I felt like it was never ending though, then I was told it's a mile l...  more »
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