Tsing Ma Bridge- Place - Tourist Activities

0/10

Rating

Tsing Ma Bridge

Tourist Activities Landmarks
Tsing Ma Bridge, Tsuen Wan, New Territories
Contact Details:

Claim ownership of this place

The Tsing Ma Bridge is a bridge in Hong Kong. It is the world's seventh-longest span suspension bridge, and was the second longest at tim...

×

about this place

The Tsing Ma Bridge is a bridge in Hong Kong. It is the world's seventh-longest span suspension bridge, and was the second longest at time of completion. The bridge was named after two of the islands at its ends, namely Tsing Yi and Ma Wan . It has two decks and carries both road and rail traffic, which also makes it the largest suspension bridge of this type. The bridge has a main span of 1,377 metres (4,518 ft) and a height of 206 metres (676 ft). The span is the largest of all bridges in the world carrying rail traffic. The 41 metres (135 ft) wide bridge deck carries six lanes of automobile traffic, with three lanes in each direction. The lower level contains two rail tracks. There are also two sheltered carriageways on the lower deck for maintenance access and as backup for traffic when particularly severe typhoons strike Hong Kong. Though road traffic would need to be closed in that case, trains could still get through in either direction.

Don't Recommend Recommend

recommendations

No recommendations yet. Be the first to share a recommendation

Loader

My Clippings

Log In

You have no items/guides on your clippings. Start clipping some items to create a Collection, Guide, or Itinerary.

Getting Started

Feedback btn

Oops, it appears that your browser has JavaScript disabled.


You're seeing this because it appears you have JavaScript disabled. We share your security concerns about JavaScript, which is why we make a point of using JavaScript only to enhance your browsing experience. Please enable your JavaScript and reload this page to continue using What2do.