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  • karebaria

    The Millau Bridge is in southern France and crosses the River Tarn in the Massif Central mountains. It was designed by the British architect Lord Foster and at 300m (984 feet) it is the highest road bridge in the world, weighing 36,000 tonnes. The central pillar is higher than the famous French icon, the Eiffel Tower. The Bridge opened in December 2004.

  • Harlene Brown

    The Millau Viaduct in France is the tallest bridge on the globe at 343 metres high. It has a total length of 2,460 metres and a width of 32 metres, carrying four lanes of traffic. Built upon the designs of master architect Norman Foster, this cable-stayed suspension bridge is a combination of concrete and steel. It crosses the valley of the River Tarn.

  • AM T

    Millau Viaduct, France - one of the places I most want to visit

  • Pan AM

    Millau Viaduct, passing through the valley of the river Tarn near Millau in southern France. The bridge is the last link in the route A75, providing high-speed traffic from Paris through Clermont-Ferrand to Beziers. The highest roadway in the world: 270 m above the ground at its highest point. The maximum height of 343 m, that is 20 meters taller than the Eiffel Tower. Length of 2460 m. The width of 32 m.

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