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Inchathotty Hanging Bridge

Inchathotty Hanging Bridge , Inchathotty suspension Bridge

Inchathotty Village – Inchathotty Hanging Bridge

Inchathotty Hanging Bridge or Inchathotty Suspension Bridge – Inchathotty is a village on the banks of the Periyar River adjoining the bird sanctuary. Inchottotty is very close to Thattekkad forest.

What is a Hanging Bridge or Suspension Bridge ?

A suspension bridge is a type of bridge in which the deck (the load-bearing portion) is hung below suspension cables on vertical suspenders. This type of bridge has metal cables suspended between metal or concrete towers.

Inchathotty Hanging Bridge – Inchathotty Suspension Bridge

Here lies the longest suspension bridge of Kerala. Inchathotty Hanging Bridge, a magnificent Bridge connecting two banks of Periyar river is attracting the people.

Inchathotty Suspension Bridge – Dimention

The bridge has a length of 181 meters and width of 1.2 meters.  The bridge serves as a pedestrian only bridge for the villagers of Inchathotty.

Inchathotty Hanging Bridge , Inchathotty suspension Bridge
Inchathotty Hanging Bridge – River View

Inchathotty – Tourism

The bridge is a tourist spot with great scenery, often visited by people from other parts of Kerala. Inchathotty-Hanging Bridge is one of the better Eco friendly weekend tourism destinations in Ernakulam, Kerala. Boating on a traditional fishing canoe is possible at the bridge site.

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The bridge is a tourist spot with great scenery, often visited by people from other parts of Kerala. Boating on a traditional fishing canoe is possible at the bridge site

Inchathotty Hanging Bridge , Inchathotty suspension Bridge
Inchathotty Hanging Bridge – Other Side of the Bridge

Bridge, Area and Nature

One side of the river is forest and the other side is a beautiful village. The nature of the village is blessed with bird species of various kinds. Traveling through the river can be seen by many small streams that are turning to the forest.

Location Map – Inchathotty Suspension Bridge

Nearby Attractions and Places to Visit

AALI VEENA KUTH  |  AYYAPPANMUDI  |  BHOOTHATHANKETTU  |  THATTEKKAD BIRD SANCTUARY  |  KUTTAMPUZHA  | VADATTUPARA  |  NERIAMANGALAM

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Anoop Santhakumar

A graphic designer by profession, having found a hobby in photography, in this blog I share my photographs along with a little information on it

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Anoop Santhakumar

A graphic designer by profession, having found a hobby in photography, in this blog I share my photographs along with a little information on it

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