Mathur Hanging Bridge

Mathur Hanging Trough is a channel one of the best in South India, in Kanyakumari District of Tamil Nadu state. It is the tallest as well as the longest trough bridge in Asia, having a height of 101 feet and a length of one kilometre. This is situated in Mathur, hamlet of Aruvikkarai revenue village in Thiruvattar Panchayat Union. It is across the river Parazhiyar.In recent times, Mathur Aqueduct has become a popular tourist attraction in Kanyakumari District.From the centre of the Aqueduct, one can see a vast expanse of greenery, with rolling hills of the Western Ghats in the background, and the meandering Pahrali river flowing below.