Is This The Most Incredible Bridge Ever?

We’re talking about Devils Bridge Germany, or Die Rakotzbrück as it’s known locally. It was built over 150 years ago – in 1860. The bridge was designed using a unique construction accuracy that causes the bridge and its reflection to merge into a perfect circle, no matter where you look at it from.


Die Rakotzbrück or Devil’s Bridge

Die Rakotzbrück or Devil’s Bridge | Via Imgur


It is, of course, a favourite spot of both architects and photographers alike, with thousands of people flocking to witness the marvel year-on-year. Devils Bridge was a term used for bridges that seemed impossible to make due to their thin and unsteady appearance.


Devil’s Bridge (Rakotzbrücke) Germany | Via Urban Splatter


This particular Devil’s bridge is located in Kromlauer Park, Saxony Germany and also contains around 200 acres of a beautiful landscape dotted throughout with fantastic Gothic architecture.


Kromlauer Park – Rakotzbrücke | Via Visit World


Of course, the main attraction is the bridge, but the other stunning architecture is also fantastic to see in person at any time of the year. There’s something ethereal about seeing gothic architecture covered in snow, and it changes the whole mood of the park.

Winter im Kromlauer Park

Winter im Kromlauer Park | by Harald Steeg via Flickr


It’s well worth the look and if you’re planning a trip to Germany it should be added to your list just so you can witness the spectacle in person and snap a few of your own fantastic pictures.

What do you think, the most incredible bridge ever or have you seen better? Let us know in the comments below.