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Tartu Inglisild (Angel’s Bridge)

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Hold your breath

Nice old bridge which was restored, it said that If you cross it without breathing while thinking... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
George A
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Nicosia, Cyprus
make a wish

Tartu has an angel's bridge and a devil's bridge. Legend says that if you hold your breath from... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
erna o
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Pretoria, South Africa
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14 Sep 2018
“Hold your breath”
19 Aug 2018
“make a wish”
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Lossi St., Tartu, Estonia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely footbridge to walk over,and under,it's part of the university gardens,and you can only walk over it,it's a good bridge to take a photo of ,and it's great to look at.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Derek W
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Nice old bridge which was restored, it said that If you cross it without breathing while thinking about sacred wish it should come true.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank George A
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

We were there earlier this month and there was no construction as previously mentioned. I'm still waiting for my wish to come true, but it's a fun experience.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ggold113
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Tartu has an angel's bridge and a devil's bridge. Legend says that if you hold your breath from stepping onto the bridge and do not breath again before exiting the angel's bridge on the other side, your wish will come true. Remember to take a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank erna o
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Estonia is going through a period of considerable socio-economic growth & with that comes gentrification and construction. There was construction all around this bridge when I was there in July but otherwise I would say it's something worth checking out especially because it's so close...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TrMarek
Reviewed 2 August 2018

If you're coming by train, you walk right under this bridge on your way into town. Cobbled street. Historical interest. Its friend, devil’s bridge is near. Hold your breath, make a wish and cross over.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lynne S
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Very interesting landmark of Tartu on Toome Hill. This 19th century bridge conect two parts of park. View from the top is really nice. This bridge has its twin... nearby Devil's bridge.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank DejanNS72
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Angel bridge is a part of many attractions and interest points of Toome hill, an iconic landmark of Tartu. It was built in 19th century. The origins of the name were lost in time: some say it is derived from initial name „English bridge“, other...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank acorna
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Angel bridge and Devil bridge are like a twins in Tartus Toome Hill. You can walk in beautiful park or ride a bike and it ' s not important is winter or summer or spring or fall. Round a year it's nice.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Raivo T
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