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The Tower's Bridge

Via Giro del Ponte, Spoleto, Italy
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Impressive looking bridge. Not quite Pont Du Gard but still a really imposing structure and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
TwoSheds57
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Melbourne, Australia
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Easy walk, scenic views

Thankful for the escalators to bring is up! Very easy and scenic walk before going to Duomo. Would... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Duane C
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Built in 1350 AD to create an easy access road to Montelucco, this stately bridge is 264 feet high and 760 feet long, and features nine tall pylons that separate its narrow graceful arches.
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Via Giro del Ponte, Spoleto, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Impressive looking bridge. Not quite Pont Du Gard but still a really imposing structure and awesome to see. The view from the back as you walk in is the best. This is a nice stroll around here but do it early in summer if possible...More

Thank TwoSheds57
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Thankful for the escalators to bring is up! Very easy and scenic walk before going to Duomo. Would recommend to be a morning activitiy. I suspect it would be very warm in afternoon

Thank Duane C
Reviewed 3 days ago

Worth the very hot walk around castle to see this. Great to walk across and see valley view, amazing technical feat.

Thank ValerieJo18
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Look like place from 'Game of thrones". You come, see and just breathtaking. Still hight is a bit scary. :)

Thank ona_mon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am afraid of highs and this is known as the suicide bridge so it is a bit scary for me. It is worth the visit though since you get a great view from there. My legs were shaking all the time though

Thank lunix
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We parked at the bottom of Spoleto and walked through the attractive town to overlook the bridge. It's lovely but quite a steep ascent albeit with some lifts and escalators available.

Thank DiscerningWanderers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely looking Bridge but due to the recent earthquake the bridge is closed and cannot be crossed until the structural checks have been completed.

Thank m0nkeysaunt
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Shame it is closed due to earthquakes, but understandable! Love to come back and walk it! It is a real feet if engineering!

1  Thank Martin13Wokingham
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Spectacular from a distance but unfortunately closed for "earthquake damage safety checks". Pity as I have a feeling that the Roman engineers who built this did it far better than modern engineers. Anyway, safety first for sure. Hopefully it will be reopended soon.

2  Thank Colm53
Reviewed 27 December 2016

There is a lovely walk over the bridge which yields beautiful vistas. don't look down! incredible architecture

Thank Ribzzi
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janetcbell
We plan to visit at the beginning of November, We will have a rental car. I can't walk too far so I want to make it as easy as possible to see the bridge. Is there a car park near an escalator that will take me up to where I can walk to it. If so where is it? Thank you. Janet
29 March 2016|
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Response from DaRivaYT |
You can arriving by car in the small parking before the bridge, on the Monteluco ( the mountain name ) side. :)
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