Suspension Bridge

Suspension Bridge
Photo The twin suspension bridge, Thailand by Mae Kuang Udom Thara Dam (Facebook.com)

It is a bridge in Mae Kuang Dam. It was built in 2017 to connect the channel between the Mae Kuang Udom Thara Dam. and Ban Pa Sak Ngam, Luang Nuea Subdistrict, Doi Saket District Chiang Mai Province that has been cut off for more than 40 years so that the villagers can travel more easily. It looks like a double-suspension bridge. The structure is made of steel with a width of 3.50 meters, a length of 166 meters, and a height from the base to the beam pulling the rope up to 24 meters. It is considered the first and longest suspension bridge in Chiang Mai.

Interesting Thing

On the bridge, you can see a 360-degree view of the Kuang River surrounded by mountains, and the highlight here is that tourists can bring their lover’s keys together as well. It is the origin of the name ‘Heart Bridge’ or ‘Lovers’ Bridge’ because when the keys are put together, It’s like giving this bridge a witness of both of their love. There is also a boat tour service around the dam. The cruise costs 400 baht, the boat seats eight people, and takes about 1 hour.

Photo The twin suspension bridge, Thailand by Mae Kuang Udom Thara Dam (Facebook.com)

Travel

From Chiang Mai City, Head southeast onto Route 1004, then continue onto the Mae Rim, Chiang Mai-Lampang Road parallel and take Highway 2157. Keep following the road and turn right; the destination will be on the left. A sign tells you to go to the suspension bridge along the way.

Location: Mae Kuang Udom Thara Dam Chiang Mai-Doi Saket Road, Luang Nuea Subdistrict, Doi Saket District, Chiang Mai 50220

Phone number: 053-865-685

Opening day and time: Every day from 08.00-17.00.

10 Hotels Nearby

Hotel NameAddress
Mom and Me Resort & Farm198, Moo.2, Luang Nuea, Doi Saket, Doi Saket, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50220
The Airport Greenery Hotel (SHA Plus+)185/28 Thippanate Rd T.Haiya A.Muang Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai Airport, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50100
The Kannas Hotel (SHA Extra Plus)308 Moo 3 Tumbon Changpuak A.Muang Chiang Mai, Huay Kaew, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50300
The Grand Napat Serviced Apartment70/1 Muendamprakot Road, Changphuak, Muang, Chang Moi, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50300
Galare Thong Tower472 Chang Klan Road, Chang Khlan, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50100
Locals Prio ChiangMai Central Airport Plaza205 Mohidol Rd,Tambon Pa Daet, Chiang Mai Airport, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50100
Cozy Inn Chiang Mai5/1 Samlan Rd. Soi 3, T.Prasingh, Old City, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50200
Wellness Chiangmai Hotel (SHA Extra Plus)Chiang Mai Airport, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Sakorn Residence & Hotel2/2-3 Na Wat Kate Road, T. Wat Kate, A. Muang, Nawarat, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50000
Jira Boutique Residence183/9 Charernpratret Rd. T.Changklan A.Muang, Chang Khlan, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 50100

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