Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge, Rameswaram

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Also known as Pamban Bridge, Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge was India's first sea bridge, built in the early 1900s with a double-leaf bascule section that raises to allow passage of ships. The bridge connects the town of Rameswaram on Pamban Island to mainland India and consists of both a road bridge and a railway bridge. You can walk and jog across the bridge, or you can catch a train instead for the opportunity to take fantastic photos of the bridge contrasting against the blue sea. Make Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge part of your personalized Rameswaram itinerary using our Rameswaram trip planner .
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  • This one is an epic construction.I wondered how they built this massive bridge on that huge water body. Very nice scenery. Very beautiful place .  more »
  • This road bridge joins Rameswaram Island to the rest of India to the North. The road bridge is on the Sea and is at a higher level to the adjoining Pamban Rail Bridge.So it has become a tourist attrac...  more »
  • Great sightseeing. It's a road bridge connecting Rameswaram to Madurai. This bridge is parallel to train bridge.  more »
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