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Ponte Scaligero

Corso Castelvecchio 2, 37121, Verona, Italy
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Connecting Castelvecchio and Adige, this powerful bridge was first built in the 1st century AD, destroyed during World War II, and rebuilt using parts of the original structure.
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“old bridge” (32 reviews)
“adige river” (21 reviews)
Corso Castelvecchio 2, 37121, Verona, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Arriving at the center of Verona from south-east direction and walking along the river on Regaste S. Zeno you get a perfect view to the bridge. Ideal for visitors with car is the parking area Interrato S. Zeno or the car park at San Zeno...More

Thank enricoBeiWien
Reviewed 1 week ago

Surprisingly, there were more people visiting the bridge and taking photos than visitors in the Castelvecchio museum. It was a bright sunny day when we visited the bridge so I was able to capture many wonderful pictures of the river, Castelvecchio, and western side of...More

Thank Tony D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was here late in the day so views of the bridge were from the side of the river, but one could just imagine Castelvecchio in it's day and the kind of life it must have been. Very interesting.

Thank Garry C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The fortified Castle Vecchio or Scaliger Bridge (Italian: Ponte Scaligero) bridge was built under the orders of the Tyrant Cangrande II della Scala as an escape route from his castle. It is 120m in length, being constructed of four meters of white marble above the...More

Thank Hanger24
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Come from the eastern side of the river and you will get the whole picture of the bridge and of the castle. Be careful at climbing the stairs on the bridge for photos, as they are extremely slippery.

Thank Emanuel S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited at sunset and the views were really nice and took some good photos. The bridge is for people and bikes only which makes it nice to walk across. You can get some nice views of the river and city.

Thank David R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This bridge is so lovely to walk across and although we did not go into any of the attractions nearby, just crossing it on a sunny day and looking out at the river is so lovely. The history is beguiling of this City and its...More

Thank Mordy1960
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice little stalls and there is a lovely park on the other side, would recommend this one as the best bridge in Verona

Thank Nicky D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a beautiful bridge that connects the center of Verona to the old theater as you walk past the palace.

Thank gheorghe_costel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was well worth visiting. There are beautiful views of it and from it as well as a really nice spot to go up on the sides of it and take photos. Mid bridge there is a large area where you can climb sime small...More

Thank Krista_B8
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