Barito bridge is the bridge that connects the west area of the river Barito (District Anjir Muara ) and the east area of the River Barito in (Sub Alalak adjacent to the city of Banjarmasin, South Kalimantan, Indonesia. This bridge is the longest Bridge in Indonesia, has a length of 1082 meters across the River Barito as wide as 800 meters and Bakut Island wide 200 meters. The bridge consists of the main bridges along the 842 meters, 240 meters and the bridge approach, with a width of 10.37 meters. The height of free space is the main bridge 15-18 feet, so that it can be used for marine traffic.
Bridge Barito often called bridge Bakut Island , according to the name of the delta (small islands) that exist beneath or bridge Bakumpai island, according to the name of the west bank of the river Barito (river Banjar).
The bridge was first inaugurated in 1997 by President Soeharto #Banjarmasin #Barito_River #Indonesia #South_Kalimantan