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The Žďákov Bridge is a steel arch bridge that spans the Vltava between Orlík nad Vltavou and Kostelec nad Vltavou in Písek District, Czech Republic. At the time of its completion in 1967, it was the longest arch bridge in Czechoslovakia and the supported arch bridge with the longest span in the world.Start your trip to Orlik nad Vltavou by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.
It is situated on the road between Tábor and Plzeň, near Orlík nad Vltavou. The total length of the bridge is 543 m (1,781 ft), including approach spans. The main span is 362 m (1,188 ft).
Construction of the bridge was started simultaneously with the construction of Orlík Dam in 1957. The price of the bridge was 71 million CSK and was completed in 1967. It was named after the nearby village, flooded during the construction of the Orlík Dam. In 2001 the bridge was awarded as Bridge of the Century in the category of steel road bridges by Czech engineers during the Mosty 2001 symposium.
Zdakov Bridge reviews
The views are spectacular and there is a fine restaurant at one end of the Bridge, where you can park and walk over to have a look at the damn. more »
The bridge has very good view of the river. I was with my friend on motor bike and hence we didn't spend much time here unless doing any activity. more »
Žďákov Bridge is a steel arch bridge that spans the Vltava in the Czech Republic. It is situated on the road between Tábor and Plzeň, near Orlík nad Vltavou. The total length of the bridge is 543 m (1,781 ft), including approach spans. The main span is: 362 m (1,188 ft). It was completed in 1965 and named after the nearby village, flooded during the construction of the Orlík Dam (Wikipedia)
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