Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge
The Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge is a bridge for rail and motor vehicle transit over the Bosphorus strait, to the north of two existing suspension bridges in Istanbul, Turkey. It is about 5 km north of the Bosphorus Bridge. The bridge is located near the Black Sea entrance of the Bosphorus strait, between Garipçe in Sarıyer on the European side and Poyrazköy in Beykoz on the Asian side.
The bridge was opened to traffic on 26 August 2016. The bridge is the tallest suspension bridge in the world with 322 m. It is the second-tallest bridge in the world. The bridge is also one of the world's widest suspension bridges with 58.5 metres wide.