Glass bridges in India: Fact guide

You don’t need to travel to China for the spectacular skywalk bridge in Zhangjiajie anymore. There are numerous mountain glass bridges in India that promise panoramic views of the steep hills, lush vegetation, and calm blue sky. Some boast views of stately landmarks, while others promise views of beautiful forests, among other things. So why are you still waiting? Check out our selection of India’s mountain glass bridges, then visit these locations for Instagram-worthy photos and priceless memories.

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Glass Bridge in Rajgir, Bihar

Visitors looking for exciting new experiences must visit Nalanda in Bihar to witness the perilous glass bridge in India. This glass bridge is 85 feet long and 6 feet deep, hanging 200 feet above a narrow canyon. It is designed to draw both domestic and foreign tourists. The famous skywalk in China served as an inspiration for the Rajgir Glass Bridge, according to Nitish Kumar, the chief minister of Bihar. Landscapes of mountains and trees may be seen in all directions, and visitors can go on a local nature safari.


Sikkim’s glass skywalk at Pelling

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Have you ever considered walking on air? Now, though, you may virtually accomplish this at Pelling, Sikkim’s first glass skywalk. The Sikkim Skywalk is located 7,200 foot above sea level and looks out over the majestic Chenrezig monument, which is 137 feet tall. The fourth-tallest statue in Sikkim is this one. The high walkway provides tourists with the opportunity to take in breathtaking bird’s-eye views of the Teesta and Rangit rivers while being encircled by the snow-capped Himalayas. It is open from 8 am to 5 pm, and tickets cost 50 per person.


Glass Bridge in Wayanad 

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Visit the first glass bridge in South India in Wayanad, Kerala. The Wayanad Glass Bridge, owned by an exclusive hotel called 900 Kandi, is positioned 100 feet above the earth in Thollayiram Kandi. It is made of fibreglass that cannot shatter and was imported from Italy. To get to the picturesque glass walkway, you may either take a vehicle or embark on a nature walk. In either case, both the voyage and the final goal are worthwhile. The cost of entry is Rs 100 per person to enjoy the glass bridge’s stunning views of the mountains, clouds, and forests for 30 minutes.



Are glass bridges secure?

Glass bridges are safe to cross, albeit there are restrictions on how many people they can hold, and most are shut during strong winds.

What kind of material are glass bridges made of?

Panels made of laminated and tempered glass are used, similar to windscreens in size, but larger, thicker, and more layered.

What is the ticket price for nature safari in Rajgir?

The ticket price for nature safari in Rajgir is Rs 250 per person.

Is one day enough for Rajgir?

It would need at least 2 days to explore Rajgir.

How far is Rajgir safari from Rajgir station?

Rajgir safari is 4 km from the Rajgir Station.

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