Five Most Spectacular Footbridges around the World
The footbridge is the way of how people making passage to walk over the challenging high points. It is also great for the thrill seekers to challenge themselves. There many amazing footbridges established around the world. Let’s see five of them as the most amazing footbridges.
The Tissot’s Peak Walk
Located in Bernese Oberland, Switzerland and established in October 2014, the Peak Walk is the first suspension bridge built for the pedestrian in the world. It is built on the Glacier 3000(107 meters high) connecting the peaks of two mountains; Sex Rouge peak and the View Point peak.
The bridge is also functional as an observation deck, where everyone can see the famous peaks such as Mont Blanc, Eiger, the Matterhorn, Jungfrau, and Monch. The establishment of the footbridge cost $2 million. Now it is ready to welcome all tourists all year round to experience the thrilling footbridge and see the amazing view.
Sochi Sky Bridge
Sochi Sky Bridge is located in Sochi, Russia. It is the longest pedestrian bridge in the world and belongs to the new attraction in SkyPark besides the highest swing in the globe with its 700 meters zip wire’s length. The footbridge is 439 meters long and has a couple of observation decks viewing the beautiful Black Sea. It also offers a bungee jumping platform for the thrill seekers.
Aiguille du Midi Bridge
Located in Mont Blanc Massif, France, it connects the Aiguille du Midi’s north and south peaks in French Alps. The bridge is built on the 3,842 meters above sea level spot. To reach the bridge, visitors should ride the highest vertical climb cable car in the world. But the dramatic journey will be worth since the scenic views of France, Italy, and Switzerland can be seen from the footbridge.
Tigbao Hanging Bridge
Located in Bohol, Philippines, Tigbao Hanging Bridge looks so thrilling for the bamboo chosen as the material to make the bridge. Actually, the main material is not bamboo but metal inside. Then the outer layer is bamboo. The footbridge hangs on 25 meters high above the Loboc River.
The Taman Negara National Park Bridge
Located in Titiwangsa Mountains, Malaysia, it is the longest suspension bridge in the country with 530 meters in length. Built among the national park’s trees’ tops, most people experience it as the narrowest footbridge too. But it gives amazing sensation when you pass the bridge on the high trees of the national park.
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