Puente del Rio Lapataia

Puente del Rio Lapataia

Puente del Rio Lapataia is a mountain bridge located in southwestern Tierra del Fuego province, in Argentina, over the borderline with Chile. It’s one of the most spectacular bridges in the world.

The wooden bridge over the Lapataia river is 35.32 m (115.88 ft) long. It’s reached by the gravel Ruta Nacional 3 at the southern tip of the South American continent. Closed to vehicles of 24 Tn and more. Heavy vehicles bridge limits: one vehicle on bridge at a time.

 

NOTICE: Due to the spread of COVID-19, many points of interest and roads are closed and travel is not recommended. Please follow all local health authority directives before venturing off, and stay safe.