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a bridge to crossover

nothing so special or extraordinary about this bride. it is just a short distance across. the good... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
An ordinary bridge

Although nothing special about the bridge itself it is a useful spot to take photos of the river... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2017
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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  • Average72%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
2 Aug 2017
“a bridge to crossover”
6 Jul 2017
“An ordinary bridge”
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

nothing so special or extraordinary about this bride. it is just a short distance across. the good thing is they have a pedestrian lane for those walking or cycling. it is built over the Ping River. one side is new city and the other is...More

Thank jeff1955malaysia
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Although nothing special about the bridge itself it is a useful spot to take photos of the river and central Chiang mai. It provides a reference point for locating yourself in an unfamiliar city - especially as the main tourist information office is at the...More

Thank Wingfield73
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Just shortly before crossing this Nawarat Bridge, I had already crossed the Iron Bridge. And between this two bridges, this was obviously the larger of the two. The bridges takes one across the Ping River from the West (where the Chiang Mai Old City is)...More

Thank Matthew N
Reviewed 11 May 2017

This bridge connects two good areas to visit in CM. It's also one of the main viewpoints for the Flower (Feb) and Loi Krathong light Festivals (Nov). You can see Wororot Market excellent for bargains. Opposite bank is the design street ( art galleries) with...More

Thank Cynthia B
Reviewed 30 April 2017

If you are feeling like a bit of exercise, a good early morning or evening walk is to be had by walking across Nawarat Bridge and walking along the banks of Chiang Mai's Mae Ping River, recrossing the river further downstream at the Iron Bridge....More

Thank David B
Reviewed 8 January 2017

This is a nice, wide bridge to walk over the Ping River and head toward Tha Phae Gate about 1 kilo ahead. Built for a large amount of traffic, it is a major artery to the old city. It is also a nice place to...More

Thank JamHam
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Nawarat is one of the biggest engineering and construction firms in Thailand so presumably they built the bridge and with all due modesty had it named after themselves in perpetuity. For all that it's a pretty average sort of bridge.

Thank Nomadman411978
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

From this bridge you get some nice views of the river and the iron bridge, it's nothing spectacular but if you walk down the river you see lots of locals fishing. A nice place to pass time.

Thank Phil T
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

If you like to cross over the Ping river you certainly will considerate to use Nawarat bridge. Very crowded in both directions has important function to join together two parts of the buetiful Chiang Mai town. Many good restaurants around.

Thank Georg K
Reviewed 3 February 2016

A modern concrete bridge over the Mae Ping River. Quite wide with 4 lanes and easy to use with good pavements on both sides. Offers good views up and down stream. During Loy Krathong you can view small and large Krathong floating on the river.

Thank Christian K
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