Top Scariest Rope Bridges Around The Globe
Fear is greatest emotion one has to face and overcome. Fear has many faces, some call it phobic while some find facing fear as a best solution to overcome it! There are many types of phobia’s height, water, darkness are few to name. Here are list of Top Scariest Rope Bridges Around the globe! This sounds interesting isn’t it? Rope Bridge is itself scary, not just to cross on thin path by just balancing and maintaining your footstep on proper distance but also to cover the distance from overwhelming height, now this is frightening!
- Sri Lanka : Kotmale Footbridge
Kotmale River is a tributary of Mahaweli River. It is fourth longest river in Sri-Lanka. While Kotmale Footbridge is one of the oldest bridge in Sri-Lanka, the poor maintenance have reduce its fame over years. The view of Kotmale River is spectacular, the river is 70km long.
- Pakistan: Rope Bridge Astore Valley
This is yet another rope bridge which is poorly maintained. The rope ridge is located in Astore Valley. While Borith Lake Bridge is also same as Astore Bridge, its condition too is not so good. The Borith Lake Bridge is another Bridge located in Northern area of Pakistan, near a village names Gulmit. Borith is a settlement near Borith Lake and 2,600 m above sea level.
- Northern Ireland: Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge
Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge is one of the famous Rope Bridge in Northern Ireland. The Bridge connects Carrickarede Island to mainland. The Bridge is 66-feet wide and around 98-feet above the land. The Bridge is maintained in good condition, this has made the spot as Tourist destination to visit. The Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge had around 247,000 visitor in year 2009. If you are planning to visit note, you might have to pay fee to cross the Bridge, the Bridge is not closed due to climate conditions or so, it is open all round year. The spectacular view and landscape are main attraction to this Bridge.
- Switzerland: Trift Bridge
Trift Bridge is one of the longest and amazing Bridge in whole Swiss Alps. The Trift Bridge is only suspension –pedestrian bridge which is designed 170-meters long and around 100 meter high. The Bridge is now famous as tourist spot it has recorded around 20,000 visitor each year. If you are planning to visit Switzerland, trip to Trift Bridge must be added on list, as it is becoming favourite spot of tourist with pleasing landscape and picturesque view.
- Ghana: Kakum National Park Canopy Walk
The Kakum National Park is one of the famous and well-known National Park in Africa. The National Park covers 375 –square kilometre. The National Park covers tropical rainforest, it has several endangered species like Giant Bongo Antelope, Diana Monkey, African Elephant and many more. The Bird life too is interesting to visit for, the National Park has also won ’Bird Life International’ recognition in around the world. There are around 266-different species of birds. The park is declared as World Heritage site by UNESCO. Its Canopy Walkway is special feature and make the National Park unique from others. The canopy passes from 7-Bridges over length of 1080ft. Visitor can view different types of trees, birds and animal while walking through this bridge. Here are few list of well-known Top Scariest Rope Bridges Around the globe!