Information about Buntun Bridge
The Buntun Bridge spans a total of 1,369 meters and connects Tuguegarao City to the municipality of Solana in the Cagayan province. It also crosses the Cagayan River, so travelers can enjoy a scenic view of this waterway as they pass through the bridge. Along with the river, the bridge also offers a breathtaking view of the Sierra Madre Mountains and the Cordillera highlands.
The construction of the bridge took place over several administrations, starting in 1960 and being completed in 1969. The bridge offers motorists a scenic view of the Cagayan River, the Sierra Madre mountains, and Cordillera. It is maintained by the Department of Public Works and Highways. Buntun Bridge was officially opened to the public on June 1, 1969.
Best time to visit
The bridge is open all year round. If you plan on passing through here for the scenery, it's best to drive along the bridge around 5 - 6 PM, so you can get a fantastic view of the surroundings during sunset.