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The Tower's Bridge

Via Giro del Ponte, Spoleto, Italy
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Wonderful spectacle but closed for crossing

Due to the earthquake last year there was a concern about this beautiful tall structure across the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Johndot_12
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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Closed but a sight to behold

Was closed due to earthquake of August 2017 but a sight to behold from the Rocca. Yet another... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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 yesterday via mobile

Due to the earthquake last year there was a concern about this beautiful tall structure across the ravine. It has been closed to the public officially but some people were seen crossing it. It can be viewed from many positions and the closure does not...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was closed due to earthquake of August 2017 but a sight to behold from the Rocca. Yet another amazing Roman engineering feat.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an impressive bridge, even if it closed due to the earthquake of 2016. You need to walk to the back of the cattle in old town or it is easily missed.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The bridge is indeed spectacular to see and is a key part of the Giro dei Condotti walk, however it is still closed after last years earthquake in the region.

Thank Padrone
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Nice bridge with amazing view from Rocca but unfortunately the bridge was closed for renovations. Luckily you can take the escalator so you don't have to walk all the way up to Rocca.

1  Thank Linda B
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The Ponte delle Torri of Spoleto is 236 m long and 90 m high. It is a huge ten-arcade work that connects Colle Sant' Elia with Monteluco. It is constituted of a road and a water canal supported by ogival arcades and stone pillars. It...More

1  Thank Maurice T
Reviewed 26 June 2017 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

2  Thank TwoSheds57
Reviewed 25 June 2017 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

1  Thank Duane C
Reviewed 25 June 2017

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

1  Thank ValerieJo18
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

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

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janetcbell
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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