Annai Indira Gandhi / Pamban Bridge
#3 of 12 Places to Visit in Rameshwaram
Distance (From Rameshwaram): 12 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): 1 Hour
Place Location: On The Way To Rameswaram
Transportation Options: Cab / Auto
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of 12 Kms from Rameshwaram, Annai Indira Gandhi or Pamban Bridge connects Rameswaram Island with the main land. The bridge was opened for traffic in 1914 and is one of the prime places to visit in Rameshwaram.
It is the longest sea bridge in India and its length is nearly 2.2 km and stands as a fine example for Indian architecture. The bridge was constructed with sufficient elevation. The islands near by and parallel rail bridge below can be viewed from this bridge.