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“old bridge”(12 reviews)
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Rua Doutor Araujo Lima, Ponte de Lima 4990-022, Portugal
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All reviews the river old bridge roman bridge both sides roman times northern portugal great walk viewing point shops and cafes lovely bridge walk across the bridge charming town beautiful roman worth a stop surrounding area small town lit up at night
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

During seven days I walked really a lot thru this bridge. It is nice and romantic place especially in the night.

Thank bohumilap2016
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This surprised me as from a distance I thought it was a road bridge. It isn’t, it is a foot bridge which I believe is a Roman Bridge. I thoroughly enjoyed a walk across it and the views on either side. A must if you...More

Thank Dannykimweed
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The bridge is wonderful to walk across in the late morning before everyone is outside. There is music coming from the overhead lamps. No lightbulbs but radios. Terrific views up and down the river.

Thank 22Janjim20
Reviewed 1 week ago

A short trip from Viana to a small town with a Roman bridge dating back to 1014AD. The village was once a major agriculture center and shipped its produce down the river to the port of Viana. You can walk the bridge as it is...More

Thank Rengels
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely old Roman bridge, after which the town is named. Walked across it while walking the Camino. It contributes to the town's character and charm.

Thank MargaretBenefiel
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Impressive bridge from such ancient times. Very well preserved and with such a rich history behind. I felt the need of more info tho

Thank TitoT416
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Ponte de Lima was much better than we expected and the roman/medieval bridge dominates the view of the town from either side of the river. The town itself has a number of historical buildings and many places to drink/eat and it is certainly worth taking...More

Thank Benno Z
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Such a beautiful monument to have a walk after lunch looking to the river. It's a remarkable point in the city

Thank Marco M
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Ponte de Lima was a pleasant surprise. We were hoping to break up our road trip with a stop in an area that was relatively flat and this seemed to fit the bill. The bridge made for a nice walk before we explored the town....More

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Reviewed 29 July 2018

Lovely to stroll from one side to the other of Ponte Lima. Gardens on one and the shops and restaurants mainly on the other. There are not only good views up and down stream (rowers too) but there are sculptures and a small chapel along...More

Thank hollowa2016
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