Vietnam is one of the countries with many famous bridges loved by many domestic and foreign tourists. This article will introduce to you the eight most famous bridges in Vietnam.
1. The Huc Bridge
Located in Sword Lake, the heart of Hanoi, The Huc Bridge is a must-see destination for all domestic and foreign tourists when visiting the capital.
The image of the bridge “curved, red like a shrimp” is deeply imprinted in the minds of Hanoians. The name The Huc means “a drop of light that settles” or “condensed aura”. Bridge attached to Ngoc Son Temple – a unique national relic of Vietnam
2. Long Bien Bridge
Long Bien Bridge is known as the “historical witness” of Hanoi. Thanks to its ancient features and unique design, the bridge is a must-see check-in point for visitors. The bridge was built in 1899 and inaugurated in 1902; more than 2 km long.
In addition to the historical factor, a unique feature of this bridge is the traffic in the left-hand lane. Foreign tourists especially love this bridge. François Bibonne, a French director, loved the bridge and chose it as the setting for the documentary film “Once upon a bridge in Vietnam.”
3. Truong Tien Bridge
Truong Tien Bridge has a history of more than 100 years and is a tourist symbol of Hue city. The French built this bridge according to new Western techniques and materials with a steel structure.
Experiencing the ups and downs of history, with its charm, Truong Tien Bridge and the poetic Perfume River always bring endless inspiration to the world of writers and artists.
4. Dragon Bridge
Dragon Bridge is a must-see for tourists when coming to Da Nang. The bridge has a unique architecture with the shape of a dragon reaching out to fly to the sea, which can spray water and fire, made on weekends to create a highlight to attract tourists.
Many specialized magazines on traffic and tourism rate this bridge as one of the unique bridges in the world.
5. Golden Bridge
The Golden Bridge became an international tourist phenomenon when it was inaugurated when a series of travel magazines and influencers in the travel world published and checked in, introducing this destination.
Located at an altitude of 1,414 m above sea level, the impressively designed Golden Bridge evokes the image of the giant hands of the gods pulling a golden thread out from the mountain.
After only two months of its launch, this bridge is also at the top of the list of “100 most wonderful destinations in the world in 2018”. The Guardian newspaper honored the Golden Bridge in the “top 10 bridges with the most unique and beautiful architecture”.
6. Covered Bridge Hoi an
The Covered Bridge in Hoi An, Quang Nam appears on the VND 20,000 banknote of Vietnam. This makes many international tourists curious and wants to check in with this exciting place.
Built in the early 17th century with unique architecture. This is considered the symbol, the soul of the heritage of the ancient town of Hoi An. Japanese merchants initially built the bridge in the mid-16th century, which is also called the Japanese bridge.
7. Can Tho Bridge
After visiting the floating market in the morning, a tourist experience not to be missed when coming to Can Tho city is watching the Can Tho bridge light up in the evening.
Can Tho cable-stayed bridge was completed in 2010, with a total length of 15.85 km, of which the main bridge is 2.75 km long. This is one of the famous symbols of this southwestern city; it crosses the Hau River, connecting the two provinces of Can Tho and Vinh Long.
8. Thu Thiem Bridge 2
This bridge across the Saigon River is expected to be inaugurated on April 28 but has attracted many young people and tourists to check in from Bach Dang Wharf Park. The bridge brings many modern features to Ho Chi Minh City when behind it is the tallest Landmark 81 building in Vietnam.
Thu Thiem 2 Bridge, combined with Bach Dang Park, forms a continuous landscape chain, becoming an attractive tourist attraction in the downtown area of Ho Chi Minh City.
Above are eight famous bridges in Vietnam; we hope you can visit one of these bridges when you come to Vietnam to travel.