ZHANGJIAJIE TO BUILD Highest AND LONGEST SKYWALK
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A fully transparent glass will become the world's longest and highest bridge in national beauty spot Zhangjiajie. The Grand Canyon Skywalk has been given it's preliminary design by specialists in the field. Construction of the bridge is about to enter start phase and will be completed by the first half of 2015.
The Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon Skywalk is 430 meters long, 6 meters wide and has relative height about 300 meters from the bottom. The experts are now trying to ensure the structure is frostproof, anti-skid, wear-resistant, wind-resistant, a viable pedestrian bridge and many other global bridge-building challenges.
It will become the world's highest and longest. This follows from several other scenic spots that have adopted the exciting concept of a glass bottom walkway or bridge. Dare you try it?