Switzerland is now home to the world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge. The suspension bridge is of a length of 1621 feet and rising as high as 279 feet has broken all the record - which makes it the longest in the world. The bridge, which has replaced an older suspension bridge that closed in 2010 due to damage by falling rocks. The official inauguration of the bridge happened in Randa, Switzerland on July 29.
The bridge is situated on the Europaweg that connects the villages of Zermatt and Graechen. It offers hikers views of the Matterhorn, Weisshorn and Bernese Alps. (AP Photo)