Get ready for adventure, now its not far away from your home. You read that right!
You do not need to go far away from your home with your friends, family and your children during the weekend or holidays. Rajgir in the Nalanda district of Bihar is ready with an 85 feet long and 200-foot-high skywalk bridge amid the beautiful view of nature. This skywalk will be the second skywalk of the country after skywalk at Chenrezig Buddhist pilgrim site in Sikkim’s Pelling.
Tourists from all around India and abroad visit Nalanda District to visit the Ruins of Ancient Nalanda University: a UNESCO World Heritage site, Vishwa Shanti Stupa, Beautiful hills of Ratnagiri, Ancient Cyclopean Walls, Son Bhandar Caves, Vulture Peak, hot springs, and many more. The Rajgir is said to the top tourist destinations of the state.
When the glass skywalk become fully functional it would attract more number of tourists. The other attraction will be Nature Safari, Zoo Safari, adventures sports like air cycling, zip line, zip bike, Gondola ropeway ride, a hanging bridge connecting two hills, Nature camp soon be seen in this region. The overall area selected for these adventure kinds of stuff is around 500 acres of the area around Pant Wildlife Sanctuary and Ratnagiri Hills.
About Glass Bridge Skywalk
The skywalk is 85 feet in length, 6 feet in width and 200 feet high. The walk area of the glass can accommodate around 40 people at a time. The bridge will be fully functional and open for visitors from next year in March 2021 as announced by CM Nitish Kumar. The glass bridge will be a part of the nature safari that is being developed in 500 acres of the historical Budh Marg. The bridge structure resembles a famous Guangdong’s circular glass bridge in Qingyuan city, south China and seems to be inspired by it. After the visit of CM Nitish Kumar on 19th Dec 2020 to the location for a survey, the Internet has been flooded with photos of the glass bridge.
Other Glass Bridge of India
- Pelling Glass Bridge (Sikkim)-Functional
- Kakinada Glass Bridge (Andhra Pradesh)-Functional
- Rajgir Glass Bridge (Bihar)-Just Finished
- Rishikesh Glass Bridge (Uttarakhand)-Proposed.
- Kedarnath Glass Bridge (Uttarakhand)_Proposed