The building is a part of the Federal highway, which connects Perm, Serov, Khanty-Mansiysk, Nefteyugansk, Surgut, Nizhnevartovsk and Tomsk.
Why this building was called the Red dragon? It seems that some unseen beast, like the dragon arched its back before jumping. Well, it’s red because at the time of opening the bridge was bright scarlet.
The bridge «Red dragon» in Khanty-Mansiysk is the real gateway to the city. At the entrance to the district centre from Nyagan, Soviet and guests of the city the first thing they see is a construction.
River-bed of the bridge is made of technology, not having analogues in Russia. Height red dragon is 15 meters, length – almost half a km away.
The bridge has become a hallmark of the city, and participated in many competitions, one of which is «the Most beautiful bridge in Russia», where he took second place.
The red dragon became the landmark of the city, a favorite place for wedding photo shoots.
Tourists in a sightseeing tour of the city necessarily tell about this engineering miracle.
It is worth noting that at night the bridge and all appears to be a mythical creature. Bright yellow lights on the sides and a white light projector light steel construction, which spread out in Khanty-Mansiysk hills.
It seems that the bridge grow wings and he’s ready to take off, raising a wave on the Irtysh.