Dazi Bridge in Daze District, Lhasa

The Dazi Bridge is a one-lane suspension bridge in Dagzê, Tibet. At the time of its completion in 1984, it was the longest spanning bridge in China with a main span of 500 m (1,600 ft).[1] The bridge crosses the Lhasa River 30 km (19 mi) east of Lhasa.


The bridge is a gravity-anchored suspension bridge with deck trussing. It carries one lane of traffic measuring only 4.5 m (15 ft) wide.

Dazi Bridge
Coordinates 29.6794°N 91.3756°ECoordinates:  29.6794°N 91.3756°E
Carries Single lane road
Crosses Lhasa River
Locale Dagzê County, Lhasa Tibet Autonomous Region
Design Suspension bridge
Width 4.5 metres (15 ft)
Longest span 500 metres (1,600 ft)
Opened 1984