Vidyasagar Setu is a current day engineering marvel and is the biggest cable stayed bridge in Asia. Near the Race Course, It is the imposing and ultra-modern Second Hoogly Bridge.
The bridge connects the twin cities of Calcutta and Howrah. It was inaugurated in the year 1992. It was built at a cost of Rs. 388 crores. It is capable of handling around, 85,000 vehicles daily on 9 lanes.
A beautiful bridge that spans the Hooghly, it has been built to effortlessness the load off vacant Howrah Bridge. It affords a panoramic view of the Calcutta skyline.