The Patum Bridge is a major tourist attraction to visit during your Arunachal Pradesh tourism. This is an interesting bridge neatly constructed and it sources as a cable bridge for vehicles to transport from each ends and also a way for people to easily commute. This 146 meter long Patum Cable Bridge remains quite an interesting place to visit, as being an important attraction to visit in Along, the tourists can also have a panoramic view of the entire city from the bridge. In fact, the bridge looks stunning at night with glittering lights along the passage of the bridge. In additional, as the sunsets, this bridge gives an enticing view of the snow clad mountains which gives a soothing touch to end a day.
With Yomgo River flowing rapidly below Patum Bridge, this attraction also hosts a festival during the month of January. Patum Bridge is located on the way to the main town Along and the visitors can usually see the bridge while touring around the town. The bridge was completed during the month of January 1997 and was built by Damodar Ropeways and Infra Limited. Ever since then, Patum Bridge still stands strong and has always been a must visit attraction.
Patum Bridge is located in Along and to get here, you can get plenty of taxis from other major destinations in Arunachal Pradesh. Along is 370 kilometres from the state capital Itanagar.
Things to Do & See in and around
You can visit major attractions near and around Along like Hanging Bridge,
Kamaki Hydropower Dam, Mithun and Jersey Cross Breeding Farm, Ramakrishna Ashram, Darka Village, Donyi Polo Temple, Orange Orchards, Kazu Village.
Best Time to Visit
The best time to visit Patum is between Octover to April.