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Marthanda Varma Bridge

National Highway 47, Aluva, Kochi (Cochin), India
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Natural beauty from a bridge

This bridge is very close to the Aluva metro station. .Standing on the bridge, you can enjoy the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Geethajan
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Kochi (Cochin), India
A bridge from the olden days.!

The bridge is in the national highway over the periyar river. You probably cant stop your car and... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2017
Dhananjai P
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  • Average17%
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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National Highway 47, Aluva, Kochi (Cochin), India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This bridge is very close to the Aluva metro station. .Standing on the bridge, you can enjoy the natural beauty that Periyar river offers. The view of the famous Siva temple on the banks of the river with its foot bridge across the river is...More

Thank Geethajan
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Reviewed 13 December 2017

The bridge is in the national highway over the periyar river. You probably cant stop your car and look out the bridge, but nice wind blows if u have your windows open or you are on a bus!

Thank Dhananjai P
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

This is a very old bridge in Kochi connecting the mainland to Aluva and this hold the NH47 to Selam . THis crosses the periyar river and there is a nice view of the Aluva mannapuram .

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Reviewed 29 May 2017

better view is from hotel periyar.bridge is across periyar river. Part of the national highway. Pedestrian walkway is on the parallel new bridge

Thank sunseb
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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

This is just another bridge built over periyar river . The water is clean passing under the bridge . You can stand on the bridge and watch water flowing by . Alternatively there is a good restaurant adjacent to the bridge where you can have...More

Thank Unraveling_Mysteries
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

The bridge has been built for a long years. I had been traveling through this bridge since my childhood. The bridge is almost busy during morning and evenings. Nothing much to see or explore here. Aluva palace is an other attraction.

1  Thank _arunsuresh789
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

A great bridge on the NH highway between Ernakulam and Angamali. I have been driving through this bridge almost regularly in the 70s and 80s and later as and when coming to Ernakulam. Of late, having shifted to Ernakulam, keep crossing this bridge occasionally and...More

Thank psivadas
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Reviewed 11 February 2017

Nothing special about the bridge , if you stop here for a minute you can see the periyar river flowing in its majesty and get a glimpse of the famous aluva shivarathri manappuram..

Thank K G S S
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Reviewed 7 February 2017

It is situated on the busy national highway connection Kerala and neighboring Tamil Nadu across rive Periyar. You will find the arch type construction of the side walls typical to many other bridges across rives in Kerala. You can catch glimpse of the sandbanks where...More

Thank BobbyBangalore
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Reviewed 29 January 2017

There's nothing about this bridge for tourists. That's just an old bridge on Periyar river which you cross on road.

Thank Mohit S
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