FAMOUS DANANG BRIDGES

A comment of Reuters said about Vietnam golden bridge: “Golden Bridge's architecture looks like God's giant hands pulling a strip of golden silk out of the hill. Meanwhile, Guinness also recorded the Dragon Bridge with the longest steel dragon architecture in the world., ... Those are 2 out of 7 attractive bridges in Danang that we are about to introduce. Let's explore more about the remaining 5 bridges!

Table Contents
  • I - Danang bridges for transportation purposes
  • 1 - Dragon Bridge      
  • 2 - Han River bridge        
  • 3 - Tran Thi Ly Bridge in Danang      
  • 4 - Thuan Phuoc bridge        
  • II - Bridges in Danang as a tourist spot
  • 1 - Golden Bridge       
  • 2 - Love Lock Bridge       
  • 3 - Nguyen Van Troi Bridge      
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Bridges in Danang
Source: Danangfantasticity
Being considered the most livable city in Vietnam, Da Nang is a key economic and tourist city in the Central of Vietnam. This can be seen clearly in the fact that tourism services in this city are very developed with many famous tourist destinations such as Ba Na Hill tourist area, Nui Than Tai ecotourism area, Linh Ung Pagoda, Ngu Hanh Son, Asia Park, etc. In addition, this city is also known as the city of bridges, with a series of bridges which are famous domestically and internationally such as Golden Bridge, Dragon Bridge...  

I - Danang bridges for transportation purposes

Most of Danang' bridges are built for the purpose of economic development & providing passage over the rivers. Not only playing an important role in the transport system of the area, these bridges are also the impressive highlights of a developing beach city. 

1 - Dragon Bridge      

Danang bridges
The Dragon Bridge in Danang (Source: Danangfantasticity)  
Location: An Chau Ward, Hai Chau District, Danang city        
As its name - Dragon Bridge, this bridge is designed and built in the shape of a Ly Dynasty’s dragon reaching out to the big sea, a symbol of Danang city’s constantly developing and integrating into the world. Dragon Bridge is also equipped with a lighting system with 15,000 LED lights, showing that the iconic bridge is very elaborate. In addition, Dragon Bridge can also spray water and fire, every Saturday, Sunday and significant holidays, visitors will admire the spectacular and great fire and water show at this bridge. Plus, the Dragon Bridge is also designed with 6 lanes running with a width of 37.5m, convenient for traveling.

2 - Han River bridge        

Location: An Hai Bac Ward, Son Tra District, Danang city        
Han River Bridge (also known as swing bridge) is a very special bridge in Danang Vietnam. The reason is that the middle part of the bridge can rotate 90 degrees, located along the river for large ships to pass through here, contributing to exchange economic development. If you are curious to see how this rotating bridge works, you can come here at 1am - 2am on weekdays and 23h - 24h on Saturday and Sunday. 
For the people of Danang, the Han River Bridge is extremely important, because it is also the first bridge connecting the east and west banks of the Han River and opening a new stage of development for this city. 

3 - Tran Thi Ly Bridge in Danang      

Tran Thi Ly bridge in Danang
Tran Thi Ly bridge (Source: Danangfantasticity)
Location: Hoa Thuan Dong Ward, Hai Chau district, Danang city        
As the fanciful cable-stayed bridge of Danang, Tran Thi Ly Bridge has a European and modern design. This bridge used a 3-way cable-stayed system with the tower tilted 12 degrees eastward, 145 meters above sea level that made it extraordinarily beautiful. At night, when the lights are on, visitors will admire a wind-stretched sail reaching out to sea shimmering, symbolizing the aspiration of Danang.

4 - Thuan Phuoc bridge        

Location: An Hai Bac Ward, Son Tra District, Danang city 
Considered as the longest suspension bridge in Vietnam, Thuan Phuoc Bridge plays an important role in the trade between districts in Danang, contributing to economic development and tourism for this city. Thuan Phuoc Bridge also has a new architecture, at night shimmering lights emanating from the bridge, from a distance look like a long silk strip connecting the two banks of the Han River.

II - Bridges in Danang as a tourist spot

1 - Golden Bridge       

Location: Sun World Ba Na Hill, Hoa Phu Ward, Hoa Vang District, Danang city. Built at an altitude of more than 1,400 meters above sea level in Ba Na Hills resort, the Golden Bridge has a very unique design like hands lifting a golden silk strip. With 8 bridge’ segments, a total length of up to 150m, this bridge is responsible for connecting the two stations of Marseille and Bordeaux, bringing visitors to visit the French village and the foot of the mountain. Walking on the Golden Bridge, visitors will admire the entire landscape of Danang from above. In particular, this bridge is not only famous in Vietnam but also reaches the world with an impressive design like Malaysia's Langkawi Sky Bridge.

2 - Love Lock Bridge       

Amazing bridges in Danang
Love lock bridge - where love is kept (Source: Danangfantasticity)
Location:  An Hai Trung ward, Son Tra District, Danang city       
As a super-hot check-in place for young people when coming to Danang, this bridge is built on the idea of famous love-lock bridges in the world such as Pont des Arts of France, Milvio of Italy ... Located right next to the Dragon Bridge and the "Dragon carp" statue. When coming to this Danang Bridge during the day or evening, you will see a lot of people watching the Han River and taking photos here.

3 - Nguyen Van Troi Bridge      

Location: North My Phu Ward, Son Tra District, Danang city       
Nguyen Van Troi Bridge is the oldest bridge in Danang, completed in 1965, designed by RMK (USA). This bridge has an arched architecture, made of Poni steel truss for war. Therefore, Nguyen Van Troi Bridge is a historical witness, witnessing many changes and development of Danang. Today, although there are many new and modern bridges, Nguyen Van Troi Bridge is still a favorite tourist destination of many tourists coming to Danang.

Above are all amazing Vietnam' bridges in Danang. If you have the opportunity to visit this city, do not forget to visit the uniquely designed bridges in this worth-living city.
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