Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing

We found the most beautiful, intricate and complex works of French architects from different eras, each of which is worth seeing. This is something amazing!

Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing

Devil's Bridge in Olargues (Hérault) is one of the oldest in France. It was built back in the XII century. It is worth to take a stroll both to Olargues, which is included in the top 200 most beautiful villages of the republic.
Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing

Coordinates: 43.557022, 2.911563

Le Pont de Normandie
Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing

Le Pont de Normandie is incredibly beautiful when it is shrouded in dense fog and illuminated with bright lights at night. And it is the longest bridge in France, the length of it is 856 meters. Its construction took 7 years.
Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing

Coordinates: 49.431886, 0.274026

Le Viaduc du Viaur
Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing

Viaduct Viaur is the next beautiful bridge with a railway line. It was built between 1897 and 1902 years. Its total length is 460 meters, and the height above the river, which is flowing at the bottom is 116 meters.
Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing

Coordinates: 44.123407, 2.331203

Le Pont Transbordeur de Rochefort
Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing

It was opened in 1900, in the Charente-Maritime department. This bridge is the only one of its kind in France. Its height is 50 meters and its length is nearly 180 meters.
The unusual design is needed in order not to interfere the navigation of ships, which are passing along the river.
Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing

Coordinates: 45.915366, -0.960565

Le Pont Alexandre III
Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing

Le Pont Alexandre III is located in Paris, in a few steps from the Eiffel Tower and the Champs Elysees. This is one of the most beautiful river crossings of the capital. And no wonder!
Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing
Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing

Coordinates: 48.863744, 2.313570

Le Viaduc de Garabit
Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing

The next architectural masterpiece is the Garabit viaduct, which crosses the gorge Truyere at the height of 122 meters. It was built by Eiffel in 1884 and perfectly preserved to the present day.
Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing
Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing

Coordinates: 44.975402, 3.177192

Le Pont du Diable à Valentré
Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing

Another Devil's Bridge is located only in a few minutes from Cahors. The design consists of six arches and three fortified towers, which previously were used to protect the city during the raids of enemies.
Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing
Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing

Coordinates: 44.445074, 1.431705

Le Pont du Gard
Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing

A three-storey bridge Pont du Gard is the highest of the extant Roman aqueducts. This is UNESCO World Heritage Site. The length of the structure, thrown over the Gardon River, is 275 meters.
Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing
Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing

Coordinates: 43.947543, 4.535003

Le Viaduc de Millau
Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing

This is another record holder. It is the highest bridge in France, the famous Millau Viaduct. The height of its supporting pillars is 343 meters! Amazing building, the beauty of which can be admired in any weather and time of day.
Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing
Architectural Wonders: Top 10 Most Impressive Bridges in France, Which Are Worth Seeing

Coordinates: 44.077454, 3.022841




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