The Longest, Most Impressive Bridge In Virginia Can Be Found Near The Town Of Cape Charles
When people think of Virginia’s famous bridges, it’s usually the tallest ones or the historic covered ones that come to mind. And while High Bridge Trail and Humpback Bridge are certainly worth a visit, we might argue that the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel is even more impressive. This 17.6-mile bridge-tunnel is a true feat of engineering and crossing it can only be described as exhilarating. Here’s more on the longest, most impressive bridge in Virginia that has existed since April 15th, 1964.
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Take a virtual journey across the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel when you watch the brief YouTube video below, courtesy of banginbeamer:
What are your memories of taking the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel in Virginia? We’d love to hear about your experiences in the comments below!
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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