Kanyakumari Attractions

Mathoor Hanging Bridge

Mathoor Hanging Bridge

Mattoor (Mathur) Thotti Palam (Hanging bridge) is the Asia’s longest/tallest through bridge (Aqueduct).

It was built to carry water from from one hill side to another. It crosses Parazhiyar river.

The water channel is at a height of 101 feet and the total length of the channel is over 1KM. It is supported by 28 giant pillars. The water canal has a depth/width of 6 feet.

Mattoor Thotti Palam is located at a distance of 35KM from Nagercoil, 55KM from Kanyakumari and about 4KM from Marthandam.